Vice President, Development
Joining the KA Development team in 2018 is industry veteran Craig Patterson. Craig is responsible for new business and relationship creation, and for project real estate transactions, including negotiations, deal-making, leasing and business partnerships. Craig has 30 years’ experience in development and leasing in industrial build-to-suit investment properties. As regional manager at Minneapolis-based Marcus & Millichap he was responsible for the firm’s investment commercial real estate properties. He also held executive management positions with Minneapolis development firms CSM Corporation, First Industrial Realty Trust, Welsh Development and Opus Northwest. Among Craig’s many notable industrial projects for companies such as Archway Marketing Services, Kimberly-Clark, Jarden Corporation and ConAgra Foods. Craig holds a B.S. degree in Horticulture Management from Iowa State University, Ames. He is a past-president of the Minnesota Chapter of National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP) and is a licensed real estate broker in Minnesota.