CAPRE Conference Coverage

CAPRE’s Canada Student Housing Forum: Q&A with Andy Feinour, Student Quarters

Mar 28, 2019

TORONTO, ON — Andy Feinour is an authority in student housing with more than 15 years of experience. As President and CEO of Student Quarters, Andy is responsible for generating high yield returns for investors by acquiring underperforming properties and growing NOI through upgrades and enhanced management. Utilizing deep industry knowledge and consulting experience he […] more

TORONTO, ON — Andy Feinour is an authority in student housing with more than 15 years of experience. As President and CEO of Student Quarters, Andy is responsible for generating high yield returns for investors by acquiring underperforming properties and growing NOI through upgrades and enhanced management. Utilizing deep industry knowledge and consulting experience he […] more

CAPRE’s Canadian Student Housing Forum Preview: Q&A with Mike Porritt, Scion Advisors

Mar 27, 2019

TORONTO, ON — Mike Porritt is Vice President for Advisory Services at The Scion Group LLC. Scion focuses exclusively on ownership, operation and advisory services for student housing, both on and off campus. Scion has participated in the acquisition or development of over 70,000 beds and advised colleges and universities, foundations and private-sector providers in […] more

TORONTO, ON — Mike Porritt is Vice President for Advisory Services at The Scion Group LLC. Scion focuses exclusively on ownership, operation and advisory services for student housing, both on and off campus. Scion has participated in the acquisition or development of over 70,000 beds and advised colleges and universities, foundations and private-sector providers in […] more

Tax Incentives for Indiana Data Center Unanimously Approved by State Senate

Mar 27, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — The Digital Crossroads of America Data Center in Hammond, IN will officially receive a generous incentive package from the State of Indiana, thanks to the promise of some high-paying jobs and other forms of economic development. The State Senate passed House BIll 1405 on a vote of 46-0, following the passage in […] more

INDIANAPOLIS, IN — The Digital Crossroads of America Data Center in Hammond, IN will officially receive a generous incentive package from the State of Indiana, thanks to the promise of some high-paying jobs and other forms of economic development. The State Senate passed House BIll 1405 on a vote of 46-0, following the passage in […] more

Checking in with Vertiv: Quick Quips with Fadi Tarcha, Director for Business Development

Mar 26, 2019

MONTRÉAL, CANADA — Vertiv is the world’s leading provider of critical infrastructure technologies and life cycle services for information and communications technology systems. Fadi Tarcha is a Director for Business Development for Vertiv. His responsibilities include national sales efforts and growth strategies for the entirety of Vertiv’s Data Center solutions. Previously, Fadi joined Emerson in […] more

MONTRÉAL, CANADA — Vertiv is the world’s leading provider of critical infrastructure technologies and life cycle services for information and communications technology systems. Fadi Tarcha is a Director for Business Development for Vertiv. His responsibilities include national sales efforts and growth strategies for the entirety of Vertiv’s Data Center solutions. Previously, Fadi joined Emerson in […] more

Q&A with Jake Ring, GIGA Data Centers

Mar 25, 2019

ATLANTA, GA — Jake Ring is Co-Founder & CEO of GIGA Data Centers. GIGA was formed by a group of data center professionals, designers, and engineers who saw the future of data center technology. GIGA’s mission is to reinvent the data center to improve your economic performance and impact on the environment by making cutting-edge […] more

ATLANTA, GA — Jake Ring is Co-Founder & CEO of GIGA Data Centers. GIGA was formed by a group of data center professionals, designers, and engineers who saw the future of data center technology. GIGA’s mission is to reinvent the data center to improve your economic performance and impact on the environment by making cutting-edge […] more

Carry on Wayward Leasing Executive: Chicago Insiders Discuss Evolution of Lease Terms

Mar 21, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — If anything’s certain in the data center industry, it’s uncertainty. This industry is changing in many aspects, and so of course the way that deals are struck and cemented will to. This was the crux of one of the signature panels at CapRE’s recent Greater Chicago Data Center Summit, Carry on Wayward […] more

CHICAGO, IL — If anything’s certain in the data center industry, it’s uncertainty. This industry is changing in many aspects, and so of course the way that deals are struck and cemented will to. This was the crux of one of the signature panels at CapRE’s recent Greater Chicago Data Center Summit, Carry on Wayward […] more

Q&A with Mark Adams, Equinix on a Changing DC Industry: Edge Evolution, Segmenting Customer Sets, and an Explosion of Data

Mar 20, 2019

REDWOOD CITY, CA — Mark Adams is the Chief Development Officer at Equinix. Mr. Adams has been responsible for global real estate development and mergers and acquisitions at Equinix since joining in 2008. During that time, Equinix has invested over $7.5 Billion USD in data center development and completed 15 acquisitions including Switch & Data, […] more

REDWOOD CITY, CA — Mark Adams is the Chief Development Officer at Equinix. Mr. Adams has been responsible for global real estate development and mergers and acquisitions at Equinix since joining in 2008. During that time, Equinix has invested over $7.5 Billion USD in data center development and completed 15 acquisitions including Switch & Data, […] more

CAPRE’s Phoenix Data Center Summit Roundtable: How to Play Connectivity

Mar 19, 2019

PHOENIX, AZ — The concluding panel at CAPRE’s Greater Phoenix Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit, Colocation & Traditional Data Centers and Providing Value and Security to Enterprise Clients featured a deep dive into a mainstay of the data center game. And just like with the components of the broader industry, part of that discussion, […] more

PHOENIX, AZ — The concluding panel at CAPRE’s Greater Phoenix Data Center & Cloud Infrastructure Summit, Colocation & Traditional Data Centers and Providing Value and Security to Enterprise Clients featured a deep dive into a mainstay of the data center game. And just like with the components of the broader industry, part of that discussion, […] more

CAPRE’s Chicago Data Center Summit Preview: Checking in with the City of Rochelle

Mar 18, 2019

CHICAGO, IL — The City of Rochelle’s 160-acre technology park is located at the intersection of the Logistics and Transportation Corridor and the Research and Development Corridor. Designed to meet the demands and flexibility required by today’s discerning technology-related business, the park already houses both Fortune 100 and 500 clients. This Park has direct access […] more

CHICAGO, IL — The City of Rochelle’s 160-acre technology park is located at the intersection of the Logistics and Transportation Corridor and the Research and Development Corridor. Designed to meet the demands and flexibility required by today’s discerning technology-related business, the park already houses both Fortune 100 and 500 clients. This Park has direct access […] more

CAPRE’s NYC Data Center Summit Preview: Q&A with Digital Realty’s Jack Funchion

Mar 15, 2019

NEW YORK, NY — Jack Funchion is Director of Sales for the Northeast at Digital Realty. He has over 30 years of experience in the data center industry as an operations director, technology manager, management consultant and sales executive. For the past 10 years at Digital Realty, Jack has worked with senior level technology and […] more

NEW YORK, NY — Jack Funchion is Director of Sales for the Northeast at Digital Realty. He has over 30 years of experience in the data center industry as an operations director, technology manager, management consultant and sales executive. For the past 10 years at Digital Realty, Jack has worked with senior level technology and […] more