PHOENIX – VanTrust Real Estate, a full-service real estate development company with a regional focus and national scope, hires Joel Wage as Vice President of Development Services at its Phoenix office. In this new role, he will be responsible for the successful delivery of VanTrust developments in the Western Region.
Wage brings over 22 years of design and construction experience and will be a key contributor to the team. He has extensive experience on commercial construction projects, managing the design and construction process from conception through completion. Most recently as the Regional Director of Preconstruction for Ryan Companies, he is familiar with developing and leading teams through all phases of the process.
“The addition of Joel to our team brings decades of experience which will have an immediate impact on our current developments,” said Keith Earnest, executive vice president of VanTrust. “He has a thorough understanding of our business and what it takes to successfully deliver projects.”
Wage received his BS in Civil Engineering from Purdue University and an MBA from Arizona State University. He is a graduate of the Arizona Builder’s Alliance Leadership Development Forum and a LEED Accredited Professional.
For more information on VanTrust projects, visit www.vantrustre.com.