The Kane Company appoints Brett Tonks as President and Chief Operating Officer
PORTSMOUTH, NH – The Kane Company, a private real estate investment and development company headquartered in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, announced the appointment of Brett Tonks as President and Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.
The newly created role will drive the company’s long-term strategy to expand its position as one of northern New England’s largest commercial real estate investors and developers.
Since he turned 40and anniversary in 2021, the company charts its course for the next decade based on the economic and demographic growth of the region. Kane’s longstanding approach to improving the communities in which it operates by investing in spaces that add value to tenants is a fundamental principle that will guide its expansion.
“We are focused on expanding our organization’s core competencies to deepen our relationships in the Seacoast and continue our growth throughout the Northeastern United States,” said Michael Kane, President and CEO of The Kane. Company. “Brett brings strong leadership experience, a proven track record and an extensive network essential to streamlining operations and executing our strategic development plan. We are thrilled to benefit from his transformational leadership and vision to build on our success. »
“Kane is an established leader in this unique and dynamic market,” said Tonks. “I look forward to honoring Kane’s legacy of practical, thoughtful investing while evolving our operating organization, deepening investor relationships and accelerating business growth.”
Tonks brings more than 20 years of executive leadership to Kane, including investment and management positions at Colony Capital, Colony Realty Partners, TIAA-CREF and Eastern Bank.