Maxim Gagneron Joins Levin Management as VP of Construction/Development
Industry Veteran Brings 15+ Years of Experience to Commercial Real Estate Services Firm
NORTH PLAINFIELD, N.J., April 26, 2018 – Maxim Gagneron has joined commercial real estate services firm Levin Management Corporation (LMC) as vice president of construction/development, announced Matthew K. Harding, president. In his new role, Gagneron will work closely with LMC’s property management and leasing teams to oversee all construction and development activities within the company's 100-property portfolio.
A resident of South Orange, N.J., Gagneron brings more than 15 years of related experience to his new position. This includes a successful track record overseeing all phases of multi-million-dollar infrastructure, retail, commercial, hospitality, and residential construction/development projects for government and private-sector clients.
“Maxim is a highly regarded industry professional with a tremendous knowledge of today’s commercial real estate landscape,” said Harding. “As Levin Management continues to grow its portfolio, the volume of our development activity – for new projects and expansions/renovations – also is increasing. Maxim’s insight, leadership and depth of experience make him an immediate asset for our company and clients.”
LMC’s construction-related services range from fitting out individual tenant spaces to complete shopping center renovations, property expansions and full redevelopments of retail and other commercial properties. “Levin Management is a highly accomplished firm, and its culture of teamwork and client-focused approach are attractive to me,” said Gagneron. “I’m excited for the opportunity to advance my career here and look forward to helping expand the company’s strong northeast market position, and bring new value-add opportunities to existing properties within Levin’s portfolio.”
Gagneron joins LMC from real estate operator Normandy Real Estate Partners in New York, where he served as director of project management. Previously, he spent 12 years with Thor Equities LLC, where he was vice president of construction, and five years with Skanska USA Building Inc., where he served as project manager on large-scale projects ranging from $40 million to $7 billion. Gagneron earned a bachelor’s degree in building construction management from Purdue University.
For more than 65 years, LMC has served as a trusted single-source commercial real estate services provider for institutional and private owners. The firm today maintains a diversified, retail-focused portfolio totaling 14 million square feet in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states, offering leasing, property management, financial management and reporting, construction and development, lease administration, marketing services, and acquisition and disposition consulting services. LMC’s capabilities continue to evolve with new technologies, efficiencies and sustainability-focused initiatives to serve a new generation of properties, investors and tenants.