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WILLIAM G. CARROLL JOINS LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST AS REGIONAL PROPERTY MANAGER
TAMPA, FL – March 10, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that William Carroll has joined Liberty Property Trust as a Regional Property Manager. In his new role, he will be responsible for overseeing the property management of Liberty’s Southern region portfolios, including Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa, South Florida, Houston and Phoenix.
“Bill is a true asset to our company, bringing more than 27 years of vast experience in the industry,” said Robert Goldschmidt, senior vice president and regional director at Liberty. “In this role he will bring even greater consistency to property management in our buildings across the Southern regions by helping to guide our property management teams in all aspects of the job.”
Carroll will focus on tenant retention and portfolio growth as well as maximizing Liberty’s property value. In addition, Carroll will oversee a team of six senior property managers caring for approximately 665 tenants in 180 properties (totaling more than 15 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space). In addition, Carroll will be based out of the company’s South Florida office.
Prior to joining Liberty, Carroll served as executive vice president and regional property director of Pension Asset Management Inc., where he was responsible for overseeing property management and construction management. Previously, he served as vice president of property management at Trammell Crow Company where he managed a portfolio valued at more than $400 million. In addition, Carroll has prior practice in development, brokerage, financial analysis, facilities management and corporate relocations.
Carroll received his Bachelor of Science in Marketing from the University of Bridgeport in Bridgeport, Connecticut and he holds the RPA and FMA designations. Throughout his career, Carroll has been actively involved with BOMA of South Florida (serving previously as President, Secretary/Treasurer and Board of Director), as well as with BOMI Institute (where he was an instructor).
About Liberty Property TrustLiberty Property Trust is headquartered in Malvern, PA and is dedicated to enhancing people’s lives through extraordinary work environments. The real estate investment trust (REIT) serves customers in the United States and United Kingdom through the development, acquisition, ownership and management of superior office and industrial properties. Liberty's 78 million square foot portfolio offers exceptional locations and flexible design to more than 2,000 tenants at 700 office, distribution and light manufacturing facilities. The company is a leader in the development of high performance green buildings. For more information please visit www.libertyproperty.com.