Industry Recognition

2021 Woman of the Year

2021 Woman of the Year

Molly McShane was named Woman of the Year by Illinois Real Estate Journal. In October 2020, Molly was promoted from Chief Operating Officer to Chief Executive Officer of The McShane Companies, becoming the second CEO in company history and first female CEO. She now...

2021 Notable General Counsels

2021 Notable General Counsels

Dan McShane, Chief Strategy Officer and General Counsel, was named to Crain's Chicago Business' 2021 Notable General Counsels list. With more than 20 years of experience, Dan coordinates strategic planning and risk management...

2021 Next Generation Award

2021 Next Generation Award

Senior Development Manager Derek Buescher received Connect Commercial Real Estate's 2021 Next Generation Award. The award recognizes young leaders in the industry who stand out because of their talent, drive and fresh ideas. Derek joined Conor in 2016 and is...

Suburban Developer of the Year

Suburban Developer of the Year

Conor was named Suburban Developer of the Year at the Greater Chicago Food Depository's 33rd annual Commercial Real Estate Awards. Conor has provided customized speculative and build-to-suit development services for over 30 years. Innovation through sustainability and...

Lifetime Achievement Award

Lifetime Achievement Award

Conor Commercial Real Estate Founder & CEO Jim McShane was recognized for a remarkable career with the 2020 Illinois Real Estate Journal Lifetime Achievement Award. Jim founded The McShane Companies in 1984 and has used his leadership, creativity and vast...

2020 ENR Midwest Best Project Award

2020 ENR Midwest Best Project Award

Bystronic's Experience Center in Hoffman Estates, Illinois has been named an ENR Midwest Best Project in the Manufacturing category. The new building offers 165,000 square feet of space to support Bystronic’s North American headquarters office, showroom, manufacturing...

2020 Industrial Influencers

2020 Industrial Influencers

John Dobrott, President - Industrial at Conor Commercial Real Estate, was named to GlobeSt.'s list of Industrial Influencers. The award recognizes leaders who have made a mark on the industrial real estate market. John's forward-looking view of the industrial market...

Industrial Lease of the Year

Industrial Lease of the Year

The San Francisco Business Times named Pacific Commons Industrial Center the Industrial Lease of the Year. The 814,901-square-foot warehouse and distribution center was leased to one of the world's largest supply chain management and package delivery companies,...

2020 Best Industrial Project

2020 Best Industrial Project

The Lotus Project is the proud recipient of the 2020 AZRE Red Award in the Best Industrial Project Under 600,000 square feet category. Each year, Arizona Real Estate Magazine holds The Real Estate & Development Awards honoring the developers, architects,...

2019 Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

2019 Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

Vicki Mutchler, Vice President of Capital Transactions at Conor Commercial Real Estate, has been named to the 2019 class of the Midwest Real Estate News Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. During her tenure at Conor, Vicki has helped develop over 12,000,000 square...

2020 Notable Leader in Human Resources

2020 Notable Leader in Human Resources

Jennifer Werneke, Vice President of Human Resources at The McShane Companies, was named to the Crain’s Chicago Business 2020 Notable Leaders in HR list. The list recognizes human resources executives who have found innovative solutions to the challenges modern day...

Watch Us at Work – Education Series

Watch Us at Work – Education Series

Conor Commercial Real Estate recently hosted an educational event at Executive Commerce Center, a new development underway in Prospect Heights, Illinois. Our team of experts led a group of young brokers around the jobsite for a behind the scenes look at how Conor...

2021 Woman of the Year

2019 Women in Real Estate Award

Molly McShane was awarded Connect Media's 2019 Women in Real Estate award, which recognizes inspirational women who play important roles in the commercial real estate industry. In addition to her strong leadership skills, Molly has proven herself as a trailblazer,...

2019 Top Midwest Developers

2019 Top Midwest Developers

Conor Commercial Real Estate ranked #13 on Midwest Real Estate News’ 2019 Best of the Best list, in the Top Developers category. The list takes into account notable projects completed and the total amount of square feet completed and under construction over the past...

2019 Next Generation Award

2019 Next Generation Award

Conor Commercial Real Estate Development Analyst, Grady Capobianco, was awarded Connect Media’s 2019 Next Generation Award. The award honors young leaders who are likely to be influential in the commercial real estate industry for years to come. Grady was recognized...

2021 Woman of the Year

2019 Women’s Leadership Initiative Award

Molly McShane, Chief Operating Officer of Conor Commercial Real Estate, received Urban Land Institute’s (ULI) Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) Regional Summit Award. Molly was recognized for her exceptional leadership and important achievements as one of the WLI...

2018 Professional Achievement Award

2018 Professional Achievement Award

The Chicago chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) honors the organization’s prestigious Platinum Sponsors for their outstanding achievements throughout the year with their Professional Achievement Awards. Conor Commercial Real Estate received...

2018 Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards

2018 Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards

Each year, the Greater Chicago Food Depository hosts the Chicago Commercial Real Estate Awards. The awards recognize real estate development firms that made a notable impact on the Chicago region based on project volume, construction activity and projects completed....

Industrial Investment of the Year

Industrial Investment of the Year

Hayward 92 was recognized by the NAIOP San Francisco Bay Area Chapter as the 2019 Industrial Investment of the Year. Hayward 92 is a 236,976-square-foot, build-to-suit distribution facility in Hayward, California. Designed to meet LEED certification standards, the...

2018 Developer of the Year Finalist

2018 Developer of the Year Finalist

Conor Commercial Real Estate was a finalist for NAIOP Chicago’s 2018 Awards for Excellence in the Developer of the Year category. The award recognizes one firm each year that goes above and beyond its peers in terms of economic success, the design, functionality,...

2017 Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

2017 Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

Brian Quigley, Executive Vice President of Conor Commercial Real Estate, was honored as a member of the Midwest Real Estate News Hall of Fame. With over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate, Brian is a highly respected industry veteran. As Executive Vice...

2017 Developer of the Year Finalist

2017 Developer of the Year Finalist

The NAIOP Chicago Developer of the Year award honors a developer in the Chicago market that has experienced great success in the industry over the past year economically, through their designs and by overcoming challenges. Conor Commercial Real Estate was a finalist...