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Eiden Building-North Loop Gateway
201 West Broadway Avenue
Minneapolis, Minnesota 55411

Fax: 612.872.9201

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The Master Difference: Our Team Members

Our team is what separates us from our competition. Each team Manager has years of experience working in the Twin Cities real estate and construction industry. Each of our Managers is passionate about Minneapolis-St. Paul Urban Development. Our cities are improving with each completed project.

Don Gerberding — Principal
Area of Expertise: Engineering and SiteWork Construction / Urban Development / City Entitlements

Bio:   Mr. Gerberding is the founder and a Principal of Master Properties Minnesota, LLC. His experience spans over 30 years of commercial construction, site-work engineering & design, real estate development, property and building acquisitions, financing, leasing and brokerage sales and is a licensed real estate broker in Minnesota. Mr. Gerberding has been responsible for over 30 development and construction projects in the city of Minneapolis in a variety of commercial, retail, office, restaurant, and multi-family housing projects.

Prior to founding Master, Don was the President of Belair Companies West Office in Denver Colorado with responsibility for creating a Site-work and Heavy Excavation Division for Belair Companies. From 1977 to 1996, Mr. Gerberding was the founder and President of Master Asphalt Company, a highway-heavy/commercial paving and site development contractor. Don also founded Master Parking Systems, Inc. a pavement design and engineering firm.

Mr. Gerberding received a BA degree from the University of Minnesota, an MBA Certificate from the College of St. Thomas, Post-Graduate Real Estate Program Certificate from Harvard University and completion of the Bituminous Technology Program from the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Don was also a Navy Pilot, Navy Flight Instructor, and Maintenance Test Pilot. Don lives in south Minneapolis and is married with two children and grandchildren.

Direct 612.236.1640,
Cell 612.220.0189

Brian Nieting — Accounting
Area of Expertise: Project Financial Analysis, Project Accounting, Business Accounting

Bio:   Mr. Nieting is the Accountant for Master Properties Minnesota LLC. He has 30 year’s experience in the construction industry as a Cost and Financial Accountant. His responsibilities include all project and company accounting functions and providing property management duties for buildings that Master Properties oversees.

Mr. Nieting has a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Cloud State University with a concentration in Accounting. Brian lives in Bloomington Minnesota with his wife and two boys.

Direct 612.236.1641,
Cell 651.331.0681

Max Heitzmann — Partner

Bio:   coming soon

Direct 612.236.1610,
Cell 763.443.8613