December 12, 2017
Denver, Colo. — Doran Companies, an award-winning real estate development and construction organization, has hired Peter Carlson to head up its development efforts in Denver. Carlson has nearly 35 years of real estate development and construction experience, primarily in executive leadership roles.
“Peter is an exceptional and highly qualified senior executive with a unique combination of expertise in both real estate development and construction,” says Tony Kuechle, Senior Vice President of Development for Doran Companies. “Based in Denver, he has significant experience and strong ties to the Colorado community, which aligns with our long-term commitment to grow our Denver operations to mirror what we have accomplished in the Twin Cities.”
As one of the fastest-growing real estate development firms in the Upper Midwest, Doran Companies is a trusted leader in development, architecture, construction and property management. Based in Bloomington, Minnesota, the company expanded to Denver last year and is committed to remaining in the market long-term, with several developments currently in negotiations. Doran Companies is currently constructing Ascent, a 456,945 square feet, 255-unit mixed-use, market rate project in Westminster. Construction is set for completion in 2019.
“I am delighted to join the Doran Companies team, where I can continue to live in the vibrant state of Colorado and focus on numerous local development and construction projects, including the Ascent project,” says Carlson. “I chose to join Doran Companies because of their long-term commitment to building and developing in Denver, as well as their philosophy that success is driven by delivering exceptional service and forming lasting relationships. This same philosophy defines the metro Denver community.”
Carlson, who will serve as Senior Vice President for Development, has held senior leadership roles at organization’s like The Opus Group, Chesapeake Companies and Pathfinder Companies. He holds a Master of Business Administration degree, as well as Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota. He is also an adjunct guest faculty member at the University of Colorado-Boulder’s MBA program and a member of the Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP) and International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
About Doran Companies
As one of the fastest-growing real estate development firms in the Upper Midwest, Doran Companies is a trusted leader in development, architecture, construction and property management. With offices in Colorado and Minnesota, Doran’s strong team of industry professionals are responsible for an impressive portfolio of premier properties. Over the past decade, Doran Companies has developed, designed or built more than 30 luxury multi-family and mixed-use projects in Minnesota, North Dakota and Colorado. Doran’s current property management portfolio includes millions of square feet of commercial space and luxury residential units in some of the most exclusive areas throughout the Midwest. Doran Companies’ more than 140 employees are committed to over-achieving and over-delivering every single day. Receiving numerous industry awards – from “Best Place to Work” to “Best of Business” to “Best Large Contractor” – Doran’s partners and peers recognize its commitment to quality and its trusted position in the marketplace. For more information about Doran Companies visit dorancompanies.com.