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|The industrial markets are starting to see a little more action again, and so is Blackhawks forward Patrick Sharp, here signing an autograph for Choose DuPage's Kathleen Guiterrez at the AIRE Tradeshow in Rosemont yesterday. In recent news, Choose DuPage helped Navistar in its decision to move to Lisle, for which the Illinois Finance Authority approved $314M in tax-free bonds yesterday. They'll also issue $145M in Recovery Zone Bonds for the project.|
|We snapped McShane Cos.' Mike Winger, Sheri Tantari, Megan Brody, and Steve Pacholik. They're working on a brand new 25k SF build-to-suit for NSK America Corp. at their Huntington 90 business park in Hoffman Estates and will have two new non-industrial projects to announce soon.|
|Jones Lang LaSalle won our pick for best swag: a shoe-shine station. Here's JLL's Keith Stauber getting his high-tops shined by Cadillac, a regular shoe-shiner at Carlucci's in Rosemont. JLL's industrial team recently repped Jacobsen in a 500k SF lease in Shorewood in a building owned by ING. Keith says he's working on another 800k SF lease along I-80 that should be completed soon.|