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August 24, 2011

Ackerman & Co. Announces New Hire

Atlanta, August 24, 2011 – Ackerman & Co., a full-service commercial real estate firm headquartered in Atlanta, continues to attract the brightest in the industry, announcing today it has successfully recruited Fara Wilson to lead the company’s marketing effort.

“As we continue to expand, Fara will play an important role in reinforcing Ackerman’s position as the Atlanta specialist in commercial real estate.” said Kris Miller, President of Ackerman & Co.

At Ackerman, Fara will develop and implement the company’s marketing and communication strategy.  She also will provide marketing and branding support tools for marketing coordinators and in-house business units.

Fara has a strong industry background. She spent the last 13 years with Industrial Developments International, Inc., where she managed the company’s marketing and rebranding standards, the redesign of its print collateral materials and the launching and design of its Website and Content Management System as well as several e-marketing initiatives.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in Business Communications from Oglethorpe University. Fara is also the chairman of the Next Generation Marketing Technology Group for the Atlanta Chapter of the American Marketing Association. In this role, she plans several yearly events and moderates panels of industry guest speakers.



Atlanta-based Ackerman & Co. is a privately held, leading full-service commercial real estate company offering brokerage, development, management and investment services. The company, founded in 1967, retains an expert team of more than 100 real estate professionals. Through its keen business vision, efficient management, aggressive sales and leasing, and exemplary tenant representation, Ackerman & Co. has become one of the top commercial real estate companies in the southern United States. For more information on Ackerman & Co., visit www.ackermanco.net