CHICAGO – The Opus Group (Opus) announced today the promotions of Bryan Farquhar and Matt Kurucz to senior manager, real estate development at Opus Development Company, L.L.C.
“I’m pleased to announce the promotions of these two key team members who have been instrumental to our achievements as a company,” said Sean Spellman, vice president and general manager, Opus Development Company, L.L.C. “Both associates have played significant roles in our current successes and will contribute greatly to the future growth of our Chicago office.”
Bryan Farquhar joined Opus in 2013 and has more than eight years of development and brokerage experience. Farquhar’s strong brokerage relationships and negotiating skills have been instrumental in securing numerous development opportunities in the Chicago market, most recently working on multifamily developments totaling over 500 units and a large office build-to-suit. In his new role, Farquhar will manage development projects from inception to completion, including land procurement, entitlements, financing and joint venture coordination, construction and disposition. Farquhar holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration in finance from Western Michigan University.
Matt Kurucz has more than a decade of experience in real estate development. Since joining Opus in 2014, Kurucz has been responsible for identifying and executing industrial development opportunities in the Chicago market. Matt has been instrumental in several recent speculative industrial projects, including I-88 Gateway Logistics Center in North Aurora, Illinois and the Paragon Business Park in Romeoville, Illinois. Kurucz holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in real estate and construction management from the University of Denver Daniels College of Business and a Bachelor of Science in finance from the University of Colorado Boulder.
The Opus Group
The Opus Group® is a family of commercial real estate development, construction and design companies headquartered in Minneapolis with offices and projects across the country. Opus operates as an integrated, multidisciplinary team with expertise in development, capital markets and finance; project management and construction; architecture, engineering and interior design. The Opus Group includes Opus Holding, L.L.C. and its operating subsidiaries: Opus Development Company, L.L.C., Opus Design Build, L.L.C. and Opus AE Group, L.L.C. Specializing in healthcare, residential, office, institutional, industrial and retail 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 www.opus-group.com and follow @TheOpusGroup on Twitter.