Levin Management has hired Paul Ruane as vice president of property management, the North Plainfield-based retail management firm announced.
In a news release, Levin said Ruane will focus on continuing to improve operational and financial controls by promoting energy reduction, resource conservation and expense management. Ruane also is assigned to oversee the Levin property management team’s training and professional development, which is focused on providing superior procedures, direction and support for clients and tenants.
“Paul is an accomplished and well-respected industry professional, who brings a wealth of practical expertise to this key management role,” Robert Carson, Levin’s executive vice-president, said in a prepared statement. “As we continue to grow our retail portfolio, his leadership and solid skills in direct property management and tenant relations will undoubtedly be a valuable asset to our property management team.”
Ruane, who has 35 years commercial property management experience, most recently served as vice president of property management for WP Realty, the news release said. Before joining WP Realty in 2006, Ruane worked with The Rubenstein Co., which was acquired by Brandywine Realty Trust.