Darwin Realty


Darwin Promotes Pilcher to Vice President

(Elmhurst, Illinois – September 7, 2015) – Darwin Realty & Development Corporation announced that industrial associate Doug Pilcher has recently been promoted to Vice President. Mr. Pilcher offers a full range of brokerage services including tenant representation, owner representation, build-to-suit projects, site selection, and investment acquisition and disposition services.

In 2014, Mr. Pilcher completed over 650,000 square feet in transactions totaling more than $26 million in value. He has been very active in Chicago’s Central DuPage sub-market. Most recently, he has completed several larger transactions, including an investment sale of a fully-leased 167,000 square-foot distribution center and the sale of a 378,000 square-foot manufacturing facility in Central DuPage. Those two transactions alone totaled $40 million in value and added to Mr. Pilcher’s growing resume.

“Doug has been an excellent addition to our team,” said Mr. Liston. “He approaches each assignment with a unique focus and an ability to creatively structure the best deal for his client, all the while maintaining a view of the bigger picture of the deal. His energy and growing expertise makes our team that much stronger.”

Mr. Pilcher joined Darwin in 2010 after a successful academic and athletic career at the University of Illinois. He played football and earned both a Master’s and a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, with a specialization in Real Estate. Beginning his career at Darwin Realty, Mr. Pilcher was mentored and worked alongside Noel S. Liston, Principal, who has been with the company for more than 20 years.

About Darwin Realty and Development Corp.

Darwin Realty & Development Corporation is a privately held real estate brokerage, property management, investment, and development firm based in suburban Chicago. Since 1975, Darwin’s specialized agents and staff have specialized in Chicago’s dynamic industrial and commercial real estate market. Darwin integrates comprehensive services in order to provide clients with the finest real estate negotiating tools. The corporation’s professionals provide real estate services to all of the large institutional owners of industrial properties in the Midwest.