IRVINE, CA-Thompson National Properties, the fast-growing company founded this year by tenant-in-common pioneer Tony Thompson, has already expanded its headquarters and has named a COO as the latest in a series of new hires at the firm. The new COO is Neil M. Miller, formerly of Guardian Cos., a group of diversified real estate and operating companies with operations in Arizona and California.

Miller who carries the title of chief operating officer and general counsel, will be involved in all aspects of the company’s activities, including joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, product development and operations as well as directing its legal activities. Before his tenure with Guardian, Miller was executive vice president and chief financial officer at American Golf Corp. and National Golf Properties.

The new Thompson National headquarters is at 1900 Main St. in Irvine, where the company has expanded and taken over the entire 22,464-sf seventh floor of the eight-story, class A office building. Thompson was represented by senior vice president Jack McNutt of the Newport Beach office of Grubb & Ellis Co. in its new headquarters lease. It has retained the 7,444 sf of office space at 1901 Main St. in Irvine where its headquarters was previously located.

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