Jacksonville, FL (PRWEB) June 20, 2012
Finlay Management, Inc. has named Mark Decker, CPM ®, VP of Florida Operations. The announcement was made by company founder and CEO, Christopher Finlay. Decker will oversee all property operations throughout the state. Says Finlay, “Mark represents the high level of talent we are recruiting to support our expansion efforts into third-party fee management.”
Decker is a veteran in the multifamily management industry, having served in various site-, regional-, and corporate-level positions throughout his 35-year career. Most recently he was a regional vice-president of Lane Company, focused on FL and GA. Earlier in his career he held corporate level positions at Northland Investment Corporation and Colonial Properties Trust.
Decker has served as the president of both the Florida Apartment Association and the Apartment Association of Greater Orlando. Finlay continues,” Mark knows the property management industry. In addition to the important positions he has held, as former president of the Florida Apartment Association, Mark has his finger on the pulse of the industry.“
Decker says he is looking forward to helping expand the company’s presence throughout Florida and the Southeast. “The team that Chris Finlay has assembled to launch the company expansion is second to none. I’m very excited to be among such strong, experienced industry professionals. We are in a position to take on new properties very quickly and efficiently.”
Decker holds a BS degree from Western Illinois University. He earned the esteemed CPM ® (Certified Property Manager) designation in 1993 from the Institute of Real Estate Management.
Finlay Management, Inc. is a multifamily property management firm with a thirty-year history in high-end apartments, affordable housing, and senior living. With offices in Texas and Florida, it focuses on fee management throughout the Southeast and Texas. The company is actively expanding and seeking third-party management opportunities. For more information, visit FinlayManagement.com.