Tony Phelps Joins Opus Development Corporation

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Opus Development Corporation announced today that Tony Phelps will join the Minneapolis office as a Senior Director of Real Estate Development.

Phelps will be responsible for pursuing industrial development opportunities in Minneapolis and the Midwest region. Phelps has 12 years of commercial real estate industry experience in the Twin Cities market and previously held director positions at Mortenson Development, Inc., Opus Northwest, L.L.C., and Ryan Companies.  

“The industrial market is beginning to experience increased growth and Tony’s expertise in leasing, land acquisition and development will allow us to capitalize on these improving market conditions,” said Dave Menke, senior vice president and general manager, Opus Development Corporation. “He is a valuable addition, complementing our team of seasoned industry experts.”  

Phelps has served in leadership roles on multiple development and leasing projects in Minnesota and Iowa. “It’s a great opportunity to join Opus Development and return to working with Dave and the leadership team, while pursuing new opportunities in the state and region,” said Phelps. 

Phelps earned a bachelor’s degree in finance marketing from University of Denver and is actively involved in various national and local trade associations and organizations.

About The Opus Group
The Opus Group is a family of national commercial real estate companies headquartered in Minneapolis, with expertise in development, project management and construction, architecture and engineering, finance, sales and leasing. The Opus Group includes Opus Holding, L.L.C. and Opus Holding, Inc. and their operating subsidiaries, Opus Development Corporation, Opus Design Build, L.L.C. and Opus AE Group, Inc. Specializing in office, industrial, retail, residential living, institutional and government projects, The Opus Group has broad capabilities, deep experience and a proven design-build model that delivers solutions for customers on time and on budget. For more information, visit