May 13, 2019
The Opus Group promoted Joe Downs to EVP and general manager. In this newly-created role, he will manage the St. Louis, Kansas City and Indianapolis markets, where he will continue to grow the business across multiple sectors including student living, senior living, multifamily, industrial, office and value-add.
Opus Development’s Dave Menke says, “This promotion is a reflection of Joe’s demonstrated ability to seek, implement and deliver successful projects within each of his markets. In this new role, he will continue to deliver on our mission as a company and grow the Opus business across a diverse portfolio of sectors.”
Downs has been part of the Opus team for more than 17 years, leading highly-visible projects, including Ceylon, District Flats, Citizen Park, Bunge Headquarters, 56 Commerce Center, LabCorp, Edison District Offices & Food Hall and Westport Apartments. He is credited with leading Opus’ entry into senior living.
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