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Telos Group’s Emily Marquardt Joins Avison Young

Emily Marquardt has joined Avison Young in Chicago as a VP and agency leasing broker. She will focus on office leasing services in the greater Chicago area. 

“We are delighted to have Emily as a member of our Avison Young brokerage services team in Chicago,” said Damla Gerhart, principal and managing director of the firm’s Chicago office. “Emily will make an immediate impact on our operations and the growth of our business, given her experience and relationships throughout the region.”    

Prior to joining Avison Young, Marquardt was VP at Telos Group, LLC in Chicago. At Telos,  she represented various building owners in leasing and marketing to increase occupancy, retain value and create competitive advantages for 7.96 million square feet with an aggregate asset value of more than $2.016 billion. 


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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 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).

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