As a Retail Tenant Specialist, Michael works on a team with Principal Michael Sims.
Michael began his career as a Real Estate Development Associate at Alatus, a Minneapolis based boutique development company. Michael’s responsibilities included: financial analysis and proforma development, private equity partner and lender due diligence support, consultant and subcontractor coordination, property closing management and pre-construction organization.
Michael then worked for the Frauenshuh Commercial Real Estate Group working in the retail, office, healthcare and industrial markets. Michael specialized in corporate services for Frauenshuh clients and the portfolio, including a wide array of duties such as: strategic planning, development, and project management, in addition to leasing and brokerage services on a local and national level.
As a retail tenant specialist Michael’s current clients include AT&T, Aspen Dental, Mattress Firm and Potbelly.
Michael graduated from The University of St. Thomas, Opus School of Business with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Financial Management.
Michael is active in the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Minnesota Commercial Association of Realtors (MNCAR), Edina Chamber of Commerce, Bloomington Chamber of Commerce, National Association for Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), Minnesota Shopping Center Association (MSCA) and MSCA Golf Committee. Michael also serves on the One Village Partners (OVP) committee and is an active skier, and crossfit athlete. Michael is a lifelong resident of the Twin Cities.