Craig is an incredible talent, and we feel fortunate to welcome him to the CenterCal team,” states Fred Bruning, Chairman and Founder, CenterCal Properties.
TIGARD, Ore. (PRWEB) January 12, 2021
CenterCal Properties, the California-based full-service commercial real estate business, announced the appointment of Craig Ramey as President of the Pacific NW and Bay Area. Ramey will lead development, construction, and tenant services for 11 properties, in three states representing approximately 3,500,000 square feet of premiere retail and mixed-use space. Formerly, Ramey held the position of Managing Director of the Pacific Northwest, Northern California, and Colorado for Regency Centers. While there, Craig was responsible for overseeing the formulation, growth, and management of property development and investment business.
“Craig is an incredible talent, and we feel fortunate to welcome him to the CenterCal team,” states Fred Bruning, Chairman and Founder, CenterCal Properties. “He has a knack for community-building and will help continue in our tradition of creating spaces that complement the communities we serve by providing welcoming outdoor spaces where people can shop, live, work and play.”
Ramey will be based out of Bridgeport Village in Tigard, Oregon and is responsible for CenterCal’s Pacific NW and Bay Area properties including: The Village at Totem Lake, The Trails at Silverdale, The Terminal at Ballard and Valley Mall in Washington, Bridgeport Village, Nyberg Woods and Nyberg Rivers in Oregon and The Collection at Riverpark, The Veranda, The Fillmore, and The Annex Food Hall in California.
“I’m honored and thrilled to join the CenterCal family,” states Ramey. “I consider the Pacific Northwest my home and look forward to building upon the impressive Pacific NW portfolio with new acquisitions, developments, and redevelopments in Oregon, Washington and Northern California.”
Ramey earned a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Oregon State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. He enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, skiing in central Oregon, golfing, and hiking.
Property Spotlights: A Few Popular and Growing Projects
The Village at Totem Lake, in Kirkland Washington, is quickly becoming a gathering place for the Eastside community. The redevelopment of a ~400,000 square foot urban lifestyle center features gourmet grocery, high-end residential living, convenient retail, popular restaurants, office space, and a luxury theater. Visitors can find plenty of “surprise and delight” moments including a new public art project called “Dandelions” from internationally renowned artist Mirek Struzi comprised of three individual metal sculptures that curve gently up to the sky and stand a majestic 14–16 feet high.
Bridgeport Village in Tigard, Oregon is Oregon’s upscale fashion and lifestyle shopping center. Known as the place to “meet up” with family and friends, Bridgeport Village offers an open-air Village with a fashion-forward shopping experience offering local, boutique shops to internally renowned stores. Bridgeport Village is situated on 500,000 ‘walkable’ square feet and offers coffee shops and a variety of restaurant options including local, beloved purveyors like Joe’s Burgers, Koi Fusion, and Chop Chop Chicken Sundaes.
The Collection at Riverpark is a 650,000 square foot open-air, specialty retail center located in the heart of West Ventura County. Inspired by the beauty of the California coast, the Collection reflects the unique atmosphere of the surrounding seaside community and is not just a shopping center, but an experience. From tree-lined streets to parks and water features, visitors find a carefully crafted assortment of established and contemporary designer shops, distinctive dining, and signature entertainment venues. Anchors include Target, a 16-screen Century Theatre, The Container Store, REI, and the area's only Whole Foods Market.
About CenterCal Properties, LLC
CenterCal Properties, LLC, founded in 2004 by Fred Bruning and Jean Paul Wardy, is a full-service commercial real estate company in the business of investing, developing, leasing, and managing its projects. CenterCal excels in, and is best known for, creating destinations throughout the western United States with a unique strategy of “placemaking,” which emphasizes the importance of developing spaces with a sense of community.
Bruning and Wardy’s creative vision and passion for development, coupled with CenterCal’s internal expertise, are evident in the properties the company owns and operates today. In the Pacific Northwest, those include Bridgeport Village, Nyberg Woods and Nyberg Rivers in Oregon, and The Village at Totem Lake, Valley Mall, The Terminal at Ballard, and The Trails at Silverdale in Washington. The Intermountain Region properties include: Mountain View Village, Station Park and Canyon Corners in Utah and The Village at Meridian and Treasure Valley Marketplace in Idaho. California is home to: The Veranda, The Collection at Riverpark, 2nd&PCH and Plaza 183. Projects currently under development include Mercantile Village in Lake Oswego, Oregon and Mountain View Village Phase 2 in Riverton, Utah. For more information on all CenterCal’s properties, please visit http://www.centercal.com.