HOUSTON, TX – December 8, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that Steve Hawkins has joined the company as a senior property manager and will be responsible for overseeing Liberty’s property management division responsible for 4.2 million square feet in Houston.
“Steve’s extensive experience in industrial real estate and customer service, coupled with his reputation of leadership and high integrity, make him a great fit with our company’s mission and our growing team in Houston” said Joe Trinkle, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Houston operations.
Most recently, Hawkins was a senior property manager at Cencor Realty, managing its four million square foot portfolio in Houston. Prior to Cencor Realty, Hawkins was a Director of Operations at Caldwell Companies, managing its Houston operations and 3.5 million square foot portfolio.
Hawkins received his Bachelors of Science from McNeese State University in Louisiana. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
About Liberty Property Trust
Liberty Property Trust owns and manages more than four million square feet of warehouse and distribution space in Houston. The company 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 80 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
General Inquiries: Joe Trinkle, Liberty Property Trust, 281/955-2000
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