Stream Realty Partners has promoted Chicago-based executive managing director Patrick Russo to Partner. He’ll continue to oversee day-to-day activities at Stream Chicago while taking an ownership stake in the local operation.
Russo joined Stream, a national real estate services, development, and investment company, three years ago and has grown the office to 40 professionals responsible for more than 21 million square feet of office agency leasing and more than 12 million square feet of property management. Under Russo’s leadership, the Chicago office recently relocated to Fulton Market.
“I’m honored for this incredible opportunity to continue the job I committed to in 2019 and make Stream Chicago the most dynamic full-service operator in Chicago and the region,” Russo said. “I was motivated by the empowerment of our leaders as well as a platform that offers entrepreneurial professionals to think and operate differently.”
Paul Bubny serves as Senior Content Director for Connect Commercial Real Estate, a role to which he brings 13-plus years’ experience covering the commercial real estate industry and 30-plus years in business-to-business journalism. In this capacity, he oversees daily operations while also reporting on both local/regional markets and national trends, covering individual transactions across all property types, as well as delving into broader subject matter. He produces 15-20 daily news stories per day and works with the Connect team and clients to develop longer-form content, ranging from Q&As to thought-leadership pieces.
Prior to joining Connect, Paul was Managing Editor for both Real Estate Forum and GlobeSt.com at American Lawyer Media, where he oversaw operations at both publications while also producing daily news and feature-length articles. His tenure in B2B publishing stretches back into the print era, and he has served as Editor in Chief on four national trade publications.
Since 1999, Paul has volunteered as the newsletter editor of passenger rail advocacy groups (one national, one local).