McKinley Proud Sponsor of St. Pete Pride Event 2009

June 29, 2009

June 19, 2009

Contact: Mary S. Williams

734-769-8520 ext. 244

For Immediate Release

McKinley, Inc. is proud to announce our lead sponsorship of the 7th Annual St. Pete Pride 2009 event taking place during the month of June. Event festivities will be held in St. Petersburg, Florida and the St. Pete Pride Parade will take place on Saturday, June 27th. To learn more please visit

The St. Pete Pride event is one of the largest in the Southeast, second only to Atlanta. It has been a great experience for the entire McKinley team. We promote diversity, and we are really living this core value at McKinley! states Cecelia Ford, Senior Regional Property Manager, Southern Region. We have made wonderful contacts within the LGBT community and I believe that our participation will greatly benefit both the event and our organization.

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.