RENO — Dermody Properties, parent company of DP Partners, has hired Vera Harder as the company’s marketing specialist. Harder is responsible for the company’s investor and client presentations, real estate broker materials, proposals and investment packages and marketing collaterals. She will assist in producing materials that are designed to best suit all stakeholders’ needs and ensure brand consistency for the national industrial development company.
Harder brings extensive experience in marketing resources in industrial development, as well as financial data compilation and analysis, and will be a central resource for the company’s regional offices. Harder joins Dermody Properties after 13 years in the industrial real estate industry with ProLogis. In her most recent position as Midwest region financial asset manager, she was responsible for the financial data for an 85-million-square-foot portfolio of industrial properties in nine markets, including Chicago, Cincinnati, Columbus, Indianapolis, Louisville, Memphis, Nashville, St. Louis and Toronto.
“I’m excited to join such a strong team at Dermody Properties,” Harder said. “The company has succeeded in challenging economic times for the real estate industry, and that success is largely due to the firm’s commitment to providing quality and responsive service to its customers and its experienced leadership team. I am proud to now be part of that team.”
Dermody Properties’ corporate headquarters are located in Reno and the firm has regional offices in Portland, Chicago and Philadelphia, as well as property holdings in Las Vegas, Savannah, Ga., Harrisburg, Pa. and southern New Jersey. Harder will be located in the Chicago regional office.