September 16, 2020
Justin LeMaster was named VP of U.S. Industrial for Phoenix-based Hopewell Development LP. The new position was created to lead the Canadian company’s growth in the U.S. marketplace. He most recently served as VP of Leasing and Development for Liberty Property Trust.
Hopewell’s Kevin Pshebniski says, “We are excited to announce our first strategic U.S. executive appointment and welcome Justin to the Hopewell Development team. His experience in the industrial property sector will allow us to accelerate our aggressive expansion plans within the United States.”
LeMaster will be responsible for growing the Hopewell footprint in the United States. He will lead acquisition and leasing efforts, as well as dispositions and asset management. The company currently has 11 industrial properties in the greater Phoenix area and five additional development projects planned. The company is working on a new industrial development project in Fort Worth, TX.
At Liberty, he was responsible for overseeing its Arizona operations, which included a 2.8-million-square-foot industrial portfolio.
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