DETROIT—CBRE Group, Inc. has just decided to increase the responsibilities of John Latessa, the Los Angeles-based company’s senior managing director for the Detroit metro area and the three Ohio markets of Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland. He already leads over 600 CBRE professionals and will now assume an even broader leadership role within the Midwest.

In addition to Michigan and Ohio, Latessa will now be responsible for Indianapolis, led locally by John Merrill, St. Louis, led by Jeff Kaiser, and Kansas City, MO, led by Mike Klamm. In recognition of these expanded responsibilities, Latessa will also join CBRE’s Eastern Division Executive Committee.

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