Darwin Realty

George J. Cibula

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Real Estate Background

Since 1971, Mr. George J. Cibula, Managing Broker, has been involved in the industrial real estate market as broker, investor, and developer. He founded Darwin Realty in 1975 and has brokered some of the largest industrial real estate transactions in the Midwest.  Mr. Cibula has been involved in the sale of large industrial investment portfolios for clients including CenterPoint Properties, First Industrial, Prudential Insurance, Lincoln National Life Insurance, and the RREEF Funds. Mr. Cibula is the managing partner in over 60 industrial properties in Illinois, Indiana, and Wisconsin. These properties comprise approximately 4.5 million square feet of space and have over 200 tenants. He has developed over 3.5 million square feet of industrial properties for both Darwin-managed investment groups and national institutions. In addition, Mr. Cibula has been involved in the acquisition, ownership, management, and disposition of third party logistics trucking, material handling, and overseas container companies.  He also acts as a receiver for distressed real estate assets.

Professional Affiliations/Designations

  • Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE)

  • CoreNet Global, Inc.

  • Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP)

  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)

  • Midwest Association of Rail Shippers (MARS)

  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)

  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)

  • Northern Illinois Commercial Association of Realtors (NICAR)

  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)

  • Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC)

Education

  • Loyola University Chicago - Bachelors of Science in Political Science

  • Fenwick High School

Case Studies/Further Information

  • Brokerage and Investment Transactions Involving:
    A Associates
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    Aid Association to Lutherans
    Best Buy
    Best Foods
    Bolthouse Farms
    Cabot
    Colgate-Palmolive
    Cosco/Dural
    Equitable Life Insurance
    Exide
    FedEx
    GATX
    ING
    Inland Real Estate
    Kin Properties
    Komatsu
    Korea Lines
    KTR
    Maersk Line
    McShane Companies
    Molex
    Nevada State Retirement System
    O’Cedar/FHP
    OOCL
    Packaging Corp of America
    Pactiv
    Panattoni
    Penske
    Prairie Packaging
    ProLogis
    Reynolds Group
    Samsung
    Sharp Electronics
    The F Fund
    Toys R Us
    Venture One
    Walgreens
    Wilton Industries
    W.W. Grainger
    Wilton Industries
    Xerox
    Yamaha
    Yang Ming
    Yellow Freight
    Zim Lines