CHICAGO, IL--(Marketwired - Feb 27, 2014) - Newport Capital Partners, a Chicago-based real estate investment firm, announced that Lynnette Mays has joined the firm as a Director on January 4, 2014. In this new role at Newport, her duties will include client relations and asset management.
Lynnette is an experienced real estate professional with exceptional institutional knowledge," said Derrick McGavic, Managing Principal of Newport Capital Partners. "We are thrilled to have her on board as part of our team and look forward to working with her as we grow our investor base and portfolio."
Mays brings more than 11 years of institutional real estate experience to Newport Capital Partners. Previously she was a consultant at Hewitt Ennis Knupp and Courtland Partners, providing advisory services including strategic planning, portfolio management, manager research, and client relations to a wide array of client types. Additionally, Mays has championed a number of Emerging Manager and Minority- and Women-Owned Business Entities initiatives.
Mays holds a B.S. in Marketing and International Business from Miami University and an MBA from Cleveland State University. She is a member of the National Association of Securities Professionals and Real Estate Finance Forum.
Newport Capital Partners is a vertically integrated real estate investment firm with over $200 million under management. The firm's investment strategy focuses on value-added investments in major Midwestern metro areas. To learn more about Newport, call Derrick McGavic at (312) 724.7032 or visit the company website at newportcapitalptrs.com.