LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading West Coast condominium sales and marketing company Polaris Pacific today announced the appointment of Mike Akerly as Vice President, Regional Manager to spearhead the company's efforts in Southern California, Arizona, and Hawaii and to support strategic growth while providing exemplary service to industry leading developer clients.
"Mike brings an unparalleled level of expertise and a diverse background in real estate to Polaris Pacific, and we are confident that our clients will benefit tremendously from his breadth of real estate knowledge and strategic guidance," said Garrett Frakes, Managing Partner of Polaris Pacific. "We are proud to welcome him to our team as we bolster our efforts in Southern California, Arizona and Hawaii."
Mr. Akerly brings extensive consulting, project management and sales experience spanning the entire real estate development process from pre-planning to sell out. Prior to joining Polaris Pacific, he served as a Project Manager with Halstead Property Development Marketing in New York, NY overseeing new development residential condominiums and townhouse communities. A licensed attorney and real estate broker, Mr. Akerly also founded Akerly Real Estate LLC, a comprehensive real estate practice focused in the New York City market.
"Polaris Pacific has a long-standing reputation in the industry for achieving outstanding results for some of the country's most well-regarded new construction developments and the prolific developers behind them," said Mr. Akerly. "The timing was ideal for me to join the Polaris Pacific team. Southern California, Arizona and Hawaii are primed for continuous growth and I look forward to leading our expansion in those core markets."
Mike earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Southern California and his Juris Doctor degree with concentrations in real property and corporate law from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University. He is licensed in multiple states including CA, NY, and MA, and is a member of the Urban Land Institute.
Polaris Pacific is currently active in Southern California leading sales for Trumark Urban's highly successful 151-unit condo development TEN50, Povac Investments' 482 Arroyo in Pasadena, 1020 S. Figueroa in downtown Los Angeles, as well as in Phoenix-Scottsdale where the company is spearheading sales and marketing for Optima Kierland, a new multi-tower residential community.
About Polaris Pacific
Polaris Pacific is the leading real estate sales and marketing group for today's high-density communities. Drawing on a legacy of success in the Western United States, Polaris Pacific specializes in new development, leveraging the latest tools and technology to create a clear path forward. Long-term client relationships with industry leaders provide the company's platform for innovation, establishing Polaris Pacific as the irrefutable expert in major urban markets. For more information, please visit www.polarispacific.com.
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