Susan Bergdoll to Lead Midwest Industrial Development at CRG
Chicago-based CRG has hired Susan Bergdoll as senior vice president and partner for the Midwest industrial region. In this new role, Bergdoll will be responsible for developing CRG’s speculative and build-to-suit warehouses in the Midwest for e-commerce, Fortune 500 and other clients.
With over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate, Bergdoll offers strategic insights and a proven track record that will further strengthen CRG’s industrial real estate presence in the Midwest.
Prior to joining CRG, Bergdoll was responsible for overseeing Duke Realty’s $1.7 billion, nearly 40 million-square-foot Midwest industrial portfolio. Annually, she steered the development of a $150-$250 million speculative and build-to-suit pipeline, which included notable deals with major Fortune 100 and 500 brands.
A graduate of Indiana University Bloomington, Bergdoll was a five-time recipient of the Duke Realty’s Masters Club award, clinched the title of Duke Salesperson of the Year, and won the Chicago NAIOP Deal of the Year in 2021.
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