Meritex Hires Ben Lieser to Oversee Minnesota MarketJanuary 15, 2018 Minneapolis, MN
MINNEAPOLIS – The Meritex Company has hired Ben Lieser as the company’s new regional manager for Minnesota, effective December 28, 2017. In his new role with Meritex, Lieser will provide management oversight to the entire Minnesota market. He will work at the company’s headquarters in Minneapolis.
“Ben has a breadth of experience in property and asset management, leasing, construction management and development,” says Arvid Povilaitis, COO at Meritex. “We are excited to have him join the Meritex team.”
Lieser brings more than 20 years of experience to Meritex. Prior to joining the company, Lieser served as asset manager with the Roberts Management Group. His previous background includes 13 years at the Carlson Real Estate Company and roles with Great Lakes REIT and Suntide Commercial. Lieser holds a bachelor's degree in real estate from St. Cloud State University, certified commercial investment member (CCIM) and real property administrator (RPA) designations, and a Minnesota real estate broker’s license.
“During the interview process, Lieser impressed us with his industry knowledge, certifications, and extensive experience in the Minnesota market,” says Povilaitis.
Lieser will build upon the success of Steve Dorff, Meritex’s former regional manager for Minnesota, who retired in 2017 after 38 years with the company.