Jacob Levin has been named managing director at SL Capital. He has nearly 15 years of experience in leveraged and real estate finance. Levin has served as chief investment analyst and adviser for BC Property Investments, LC in Miami. He has also been the vice president of SunTrust Bank’s commercial mortgage finance group.
Adler Realty Services has promoted Daniel Heisler to executive vice president. While at ARS, he has closed more than 1,000 real estate transactions in Florida. He is a licensed Florida real estate broker and is an active member of the Miami-Dade Board of Realtors, Building Owners and Managers Association, and Institute of Real Estate Management.
Also at ARS, Matthew Bittel has been named senior director of brokerage services. He has closed more than 500 transactions. He is a licensed Florida real estate sales associate and participates in the Beacon Council, Latin Builder’s Association, and Commercial Real Estate Women Miami.
Atlantic | Pacific Companies has named Luis Alicea as director of business development. He has 15 years of experience in sales, management and business development. Before joining the company, he was the owner/president of LUNA Sales Group. He has also served as director of wireless site acquisition for Rainbow Broadband Inc.
Holland & Knight has named Vivian de las Cuevas-Diaz as partner. She is also the president of the Cuban American Bar Association. De las Cuevas-Diaz is also active in the Latin Builders Association and Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) of Miami.
Also at Holland & Knight, Barbara Ferrer has been named partner. She has experience working with national, regional and community banks on large financing projects involving construction, real estate and asset-based loans. Ferrer has also been a board member of the Builders Association of South Florida and CREW of Miami.
Horacio LeDon has joined Douglas Elliman Real Estate as president of development marketing Florida. He will also serve as the senior managing director of development marketing New York. In these positions, he will lead marketing projects in Florida and New York, including Ian Schrager’s The Residences at the Miami Beach Edition. LeDon founded Horacio LeDon Real Estate and served as the west coast senior vice president of Starwood Capital’s ST Residential Unit.