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Mid-America – Minnesota Hires Two New Employees

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MINNEAPOLIS (June 2, 2015) – Minneapolis-based Mid-America Real Estate – Minnesota, LLC announces the recent hire of two new employees to their team.

Michael Lund will serve as Retail Tenant Specialist. In his position, Mr. Lund with work on the tenant representation team with Principal Michael Sims and Vice President Patrick Daly. Prior to working at Mid-America, Mr. Lund worked for the Frauenshuh Commercial Real Estate Group working in the retail, office, healthcare and industrial markets. Mr. Lund 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. An active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), Mr. Lund graduated from The University of St. Thomas, Opus School of Business with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Financial Management.

“Michael brings passion and energy to the team with a lifelong background in the real estate business. He is a great addition to Mid-America,” said Mid-America Principal Michael Sims.

Alexander (Zander) Fried will serve as Project Leasing Assistant. In his position, Mr. Fried will support the project leasing team, conduct market research and utilize mapping tools to analyze property data. Prior to joining Mid-America, Mr. Fried worked in international economic development and American export regulation. He interned with the United Nations Development Programme, helping a global policy team with "Post-2015" Development consulting. While interning at the United States Department of Commerce, Mr. Fried assisted a group of export enforcement analysts. In these roles, Mr. Fried conducted open source research, drafted press releases and speeches and provided written analyses to his superiors. Mr. Fried graduated Cum Laude from Occidental College in Los Angeles, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Economics.

Mid-America Real Estate – Minnesota, LLC is a member of Mid-America Real Estate Group and a ChainLinks affiliate. The company is the Midwest’s leading full-service retail real estate organization with offices in Oakbrook Terrace, Chicago, Milwaukee, Minneapolis and Detroit.  For more information, call (952)563-6600 or visit

Michael Lund
Michael Lund, Retail Tenant Specialist

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Zander Fried
Alexander (Zander) Fried,  Project Leasing Assistant
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