Steven E. Baker named president of Winick Realty Group
New York City — Winick Realty Group LLC said Tuesday that, effective immediately, Steven E. Baker has been named president of the firm.
Baker, who is also a partner, had previously held the title of co-president.
Urban Retail names finance exec
Chicago — Urban Retail Properties LLC said Tuesday it has appointed Samuel J. Greenblatt as principal, finance/capital markets. Greenblatt’s primary role will be to raise capital and foster financial relationship opportunities for the company.
Prior to his role with Urban, Greenblatt was executive VP and director of originations of RAIT Financial Trust, a NYSE traded mortgage real estate investment trust.
Edens & Avant announces promotions
Columbia, S.C. — Edens & Avant said Tuesday it has promoted Jami Passer to managing director. Prior to joining Edens & Avant in 2006, Passer was a partner and consultant with P3 Partners, a South Florida real estate advisory firm as well as being a managing director in the Real Estate Capital Markets Group of Andersen Corporate Finance LLC.
Edens & Avant also announced it has promoted Brian Maloney to director of leasing – Florida. In his new role, Maloney will be responsible for Edens & Avant’s leasing activities throughout the Florida region, which currently consists of approximately 26 retail properties. Maloney has been with Edens & Avant since 2007.