Elizabeth Vergara has been named director of leasing at Adler Realty Services. Before, she was director of leasing at Codina Realty Services. She has a bachelor’s in business management from Nova Southeastern University.
Allen Morris Company has announced these hires to lead the launch of Allen Morris Residential: Dennis Suarez, director of development, The Allen Morris Co., and managing director, Allen Morris Residential; Gordon Crozier, director of investments; and Kevin Blakey, director of construction. Suarez is the former vice president of the Southeast region for Archstone. He has degrees in architecture and building construction from the University of Florida. Crozier, a CPA, was previously at Deloitte and Touche. He has bachelors’ degrees in finance and business administration in accounting from Florida Atlantic University and a master’s in taxation from Florida International University. Blakey has managed the construction of Portofino Tower, South Beach and 50 Biscayne in Miami.
Andres Miyares has been named chief operating officer of CC Devco Homes, a Codina-Carr company. He most recently was executive vice president responsible for all development and home-building activities, including Monterra in Cooper City. Miyares holds a master’s in business administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management and a bachelor’s degree from Boston College.
Maura Kohl has been named director of finance and operations at Blanca Commercial Real Estate, based in Miami. Her previous experience includes positions at Lynd Asset Management, among others. She has a bachelor’s in English literature from Tufts University and an MBA from Fordham University.
Gerardo Gato has been promoted to chief financial officer of Adler Group, a Miami-based real estate firm that provides property management, investment, and development services. Gato will be responsible for all company accounting, financial reporting, human resources and information technology. Previously, Gerardo served as controller overseeing the accounting department. Gato holds a master’s degree in international real estate and a bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida International University.