Becknell Industrial Hires Kelly Martin

INDIANAPOLIS, IN--(Marketwired - July 18, 2013) - Becknell Industrial announced today that it has hired Kelly Martin as Vice President - Investments. Kelly brings more than 10 years of real estate experience to Becknell. She will be responsible for business development focused on new build-to-suit opportunities across the Midwest and Southeast. 

"We are delighted that Kelly has joined the Becknell family. Her extensive experience and in-depth knowledge in the Carolina region adds immense value to our Company," said Mark Shapland, Becknell's Chief Operating Officer.

Most recently, Kelly served as an Advisor for CRESA where she worked with industrial corporate clients in lease, purchase and sale negotiations and on build-to-suit, new construction and tenant improvement needs. In her new role, Kelly will leverage her real estate experience and relationships to further grow Becknell's presence throughout the Midwest and Southeast.

About Becknell Industrial

Becknell Industrial specializes in the development, investment and management of industrial properties across the United States. The company currently owns interests in 95 properties totaling 8.8 million square feet. Vertically integrated, Becknell is responsible for every aspect of the project providing the decision-making authority and expertise to meet client expectations for a high-performance facility delivered on time and on budget. More information about Becknell is available at

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