RENO, Nev. – Dermody Properties has hired Matthew Duplantis, a commercial real estate veteran with experience in industrial asset management and leasing, as the company’s Senior Vice President for its West Region. Dermody Properties is a national private equity real estate investment, development and management company focused exclusively on the logistics real estate sector.
Duplantis will be based in the Reno, Nev. office and will be responsible for helping to identify potential developments and acquisitions, as well as leasing and asset management for projects in Nevada.
He has served as Vice President of GLP US, and was responsible for the industrial portfolio in Reno, Las Vegas and Denver. Duplantis was responsible for lease negotiations and strategies, buyout negotiations, leasing budgets, tenant improvement budgets and allocations. He also oversaw the property management team, and the company’s identification of multiple acquisition opportunities. Prior to his senior role at GLP, he served as Project Director at Trainor & Associates.
“I am honored to join a company that is a proven market leader in providing logistics solutions to large e-commerce and distribution customers in major U.S. markets,” said Duplantis. “Dermody Properties believes in focused strategy and outstanding customer service, and that is a perfect match for me.”
Duplantis holds a master’s degree in finance and a B.A. in pre-law from the University of Nevada, Reno.
“Matt is an experienced industrial real estate professional with a wide network of relationships,” said Elizabeth Kauchak, Dermody Properties’ Chief Operating Officer. “Dermody Properties will greatly benefit from his talents and insights.”
About Dermody Properties
Dermody Properties is a privately-owned real estate investment, development and management firm. The company specializes in the acquisition and development of logistics real estate in strategic locations for e-commerce fulfillment centers, third party logistics and distribution customers. Founded in 1960, Dermody Properties has invested in more than 83 million square feet of industrial space. In addition to its corporate office in Reno, Nev., it has regional offices in northern and southern California, Atlanta, Phoenix, Seattle, Chicago, New Jersey and Nevada. For more information visit www.Dermody.com.