PRLog - May 14, 2012 - TORRANCE, Calif. -- Lee & Associates, one of the largest commercial real estate brokerage firms in the country, welcomes Erik Murray, CCIM as principal and Cory DeLong as associate to the Kansas City office.
Erik Murray and Cory DeLong
“This is an exciting period of growth for Lee & Associates and tapping an experienced professional such as Erik is a perfect reflection of the times,” said Nathan Anderson, managing principal of Lee Kansas City. “As a recognized expert in the industrial industry with an extensive background, a successful track record and strong client relationships, Erik is a valuable addition to our Kansas City office.”
Specializing in industrial services, Murray began his commercial real estate career with Trammell Crow Company in 2004 and was a leading industrial broker at Colliers Turley Martin Tucker and principal at Point Commercial. He has developed a successful track record in brokerage, having been responsible for over six million square feet of industrial and investment transactions valued in excess of $250 million. Murray’s client list includes notable companies such as CertiFit Auto Body Parts, Beacon Roofing Supply, Toyota Motor Sales USA, Premium Waters, and Kimberly-Clark, and institutional investors Invesco Realty Advisors and Cobalt Capital Partners.
Additionally, Murray will be joined by Associate Cory R. DeLong who partnered with him on the industrial services team at Point Commercial. DeLong primarily manages the day-to-day operations of the team’s sales and leasing clients and coordinates the transaction management process for national corporate services clients.
Murray holds a bachelor’s degree from Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California and is a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM). He is president of the Kansas City Commercial Board of Realtors, has been named CoStar Power Broker for 2008 and 2009, a recipient of the RCA-KC Top 3 Volume Production Award, Industrial for 2010 and an award recipient for Ingram’s “Twenty in their Twenties,” for 2008.
About Lee & Associates
Celebrating more than 33 years of leadership excellence in commercial real estate, Lee & Associates is the largest broker-owned firm in the nation, with 46 locations across the nation including Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Indiana, Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, New York, Texas and Wisconsin. With a roster of nearly 700 expert brokers, Lee & Associates provides a wide range of specialized commercial real estate services. Additional information is available at www.lee-associates.com.