Duke Realty Offices Earn “Best Places to Work” Recognition

The true mark of a company’s character isn’t how it talks about values—it’s how it embodies them. At Duke Realty, we are committed to creating an environment that nurtures and rewards employees, promotes respect, and encourages everyone to contribute their talents to our success. That’s why we’re so pleased to announce that our offices in… Continue Reading

Art Makris: Experience and Determination Make the Difference in Logistics Real Estate

Ask senior vice president of the Northeast region Art Makris what makes Duke Realty stand out among logistics real estate companies and you won’t get just one answer—more like seven.  “We do what we say we’re going to do; we don’t overpromise. We’ve got a very transparent, very team-oriented approach,” Makris said. “We’ve got specialists… Continue Reading

Duke Realty, Jim Connor Win Inaugural Dividends Through Diversity and Inclusion Awards from Nareit

At the 2019 REITworld Conference in Los Angeles, held November 12-14, Duke Realty was awarded the top prize in Nareit’s first Corporate Award for its Dividends Through Diversity and Inclusion Recognition program. Duke Realty Chairman and CEO Jim Connor was also honored with the Individual Award. Nareit’s Dividends Through Diversity and Inclusion (DDTI) Initiative promotes… Continue Reading

Duke Realty’s Jim Connor Becomes First REIT Leader to Sign CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ Pledge

(Indianapolis – September 23, 2019) Duke Realty Corporation (NYSE:DRE), the nation’s largest, domestic-only, pure-play logistics real estate company, announces that James B. Connor has become the first CEO of a REIT (Real Estate Investment Trust) to sign the CEO Action for Diversity & Inclusion™ pledge to advance diversity and inclusion in the workplace. To-date, more… Continue Reading

Duke Realty Joins Paradigm for Parity As Part of Its Diversity and Inclusion

In our quest to promote diversity and inclusion in every segment of our business and our communities, Duke Realty has joined Urban Land Institute’s Paradigm for Parity (P4P), an alliance of executives, board members, academics, and other leaders working toward eradicating the gender gap in corporate leadership by 2030. We’re proud to be part of… Continue Reading

AT DUKE REALTY, SUSTAINABILITY MEANS PLANNING FOR FUTURE GENERATIONS

As a company built around American communities—and the businesses that sustain them—Duke Realty has a long tradition of stewardship and planning for the future. As Duke Realty’s chief operating officer, you might say I’m chief steward. With nearly 50 years in the commercial real estate business, Duke Realty’s outlook extends far beyond five or even… Continue Reading

Keeping Associates Engaged is Good Business

As a company with offices in cities across the country and with associates working in many different types of roles, helping associates feel connected and part of the same team is an important challenge especially in the midst of a pandemic. Employee engagement is strongly linked with job satisfaction, productivity, and motivation. Engaged associates help… Continue Reading