McKinley Announces Promotion of Matthew D. Mason

June 29, 2009

June 29, 2009

Contact: Mary S. Williams

734-769-8520 ext. 244

For Immediate Release

Ann Arbor, MI - Matthew D. Mason has been promoted to Senior Vice President, Commercial Client Services. Mr. Mason leads McKinleys Commercial Client Services division. Mr. Mason has significant expertise in assisting institutional clients in the workout of distressed shopping centers, office buildings and industrial buildings throughout the United States. Mr. Mason has been appointed as a court-appointed Receiver for distressed assets in multiple states. Mr. Mason leads a team of eight commercial portfolio and asset managers who as a team employ a disciplined, value added business model to ensure successful results for our clients. Including the management of his team, Matts duties includerelationship management, commercial portfolio management and redevelopment, lease negotiation, and acquisition and disposition of new assets. Matt is a member of McKinleys Executive Committee. Heis a graduate of the University of MichiganDearborn where he studied Political Science and History (96, B.A.). After graduation from U-M, Mr. Mason attended the Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Lansing, Michigan (98, J.D.). He is a member of the Michigan State Bar and a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM).

McKinley, founded in 1968, is a well respected national real estate investment firm that owns and operates $2.4 billion in assets in 139 properties for its own account and for select clientele. This includes 28,358 apartments and over 6.2 million square feet of commercial space located in 15 states. Headquartered in Ann Arbor Michigan, Albert M. Berriz serves as Chief Executive Officer with 1,050 full-time employees nationwide.