6/29/2021 - Founders Properties, L.L.C. Announces Appointment of Ben Yarbrough as Asset Manager

Founders Properties, L.L.C. is eager to announce that Ben Yarbrough recently joined the team as an asset manager. In his new role, Yarbrough will be responsible for managing a diverse commercial real estate portfolio and providing asset management services for private real estate partnerships that include industrial and office properties.

“We're thrilled to have Ben join our Founders' team," said Jim Montalbano, director of asset management at Founders. “Ben joins us with a very strong property management background that will be invaluable to our clients and we look forward to fully integrating him into his portfolio."

Yarbrough started his career at NorthMarq Real Estate Services (now Cushman and Wakefield) as a property manager in 2009. Prior to joining Founders, Yarbrough was a senior property manager at Colliers International where he managed a portfolio of 25 office and industrial properties. This experience led him to his current role, where he oversees leasing and property management within his portfolio, as well as assisting with acquisitions, dispositions and investor reporting.

Yarbrough graduated from the University of St. Thomas with a degree in real estate and looks forward to working in this entrepreneurial environment on a national portfolio.

About Founders Properties, L.L.C.

Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN, Founders Properties, L.L.C. (“Founders") is a privately held real estate investment company formed by two highly regarded industry veterans: Best Buy founder Richard Schulze and Opus founder Gerald Rauenhorst. Since 1998, Founders (previously known as Opus Properties, L.L.C.) has been involved in raising and managing 13 private commercial real estate investment funds with a purchase value of over $3.4 billion covering approximately 40 million square feet.