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Dermody Properties Names Robert Borny, CCIM East Region Partner

Dermody Properties Names Robert Borny, CCIM East Region Partner

Dermody Properties, a national private equity real estate investment, development and management company focused exclusively on the logistics real estate sector, is pleased to announce that Robert Borny, CCIM has been named East Region Partner, effective January 1, 2022.

Borny was promoted to Partner at the company in July 2021 – as East Region Partner, he will now be responsible for all land and building acquisitions, build-to-suit projects, development activities and asset management in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Connecticut, New York, Maryland and Virginia. Gene Preston, who has held the role since joining Dermody Properties in 2012, will retire at the end of 2021.

“Dermody Properties provides a collaborative and supportive environment that promotes a culture of best-in-class, customer-focused service,” said Borny. “I am thankful for the opportunity and look forward to the future of the company and growing relationships with our investors and customers alike.”

In 2020, Borny was named a GlobeSt. Fifty Under 40 award recipient – the award recognizes the achievements of young professionals in the commercial real estate industry. In his four years with the company, he has sourced more than 2.5 million square feet of new developments and acquisitions, including LogistiCenter℠ at Woolwich, a three-building park currently under construction on 154 acres in Woolwich Township, N.J.; and 150 Milford Road, a 608,442-square-foot distribution facility just off of the New Jersey Turnpike in East Windsor, N.J. Borny joined the company in 2017.

“Rob has demonstrated an affluent skillset over the past several years and has brought a wealth of knowledge and professionalism to Dermody Properties that remains evident in all he does,” said Douglas A. Kiersey, Jr., President of Dermody Properties. “He has been a vital contributor to the success of the company and its stakeholders and we are very pleased that Rob will now lead our business in such a key region.”

About Dermody Properties

Dermody Properties is a privately-owned real estate investment, development and management firm that 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 more than $6.2 billion of total capital across all platforms nationwide, having acquired and developed approximately 100 million square feet of logistics and industrial facilities. In addition to its corporate office in Reno, Nev., it has regional offices in northern and southern California, Atlanta, Phoenix, Seattle, Chicago, Dallas and New Jersey. For more information, visit

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