Kevin Purcell Named President of Leasing and Management

Chicago | January 25, 2017

CHICAGO, JANUARY 25, 2017 – MB Real Estate (MBRE) announced today that Kevin Purcell has been named to serve as president of the Chicago-based real estate services firm’s Leasing and Management Services divisions.

“This is a strategic move for MBRE and a well-deserved role for Kevin,” stated Peter Ricker, chairman and CEO of the firm. “It establishes his responsibility for continued growth and success with a keen focus on agency leasing and management businesses. And importantly, it is reflective of his long history of valuable service and contribution to MB.”

“This role allows me to focus exclusively on what I’ve spent 20-plus years facilitating with MBRE – working with existing and prospective clients to solve problems and create value,” commented Purcell. “We have a nationwide platform exceeding 20 million square feet and I see tremendous growth opportunities, particularly with building owners and investors who want to know they’re getting the attention they need from senior leadership”

About MB Real Estate Services Inc.

Founded in 1982, MB Real Estate is a full-service real estate organization that provides multifaceted expertise in Asset/Facilities Management; Leasing Services; Project/Construction Management; Tenant Representation and Investment Services. Separately, MBRE Healthcare and its independent affiliate fund manager, ROA Holdings, are a full-service real estate entity that acquires, develops, leases, and manages healthcare facilities across the United States. MBRE Healthcare is headquartered in Chicago, with regional offices in New York, Atlanta, Columbus, Orlando, Dallas and Denver. For more information, visit or