Ackerman & Co.’s Retail Group Continues Growth with Addition of Investment Sales & Marketing Professionals

New employees will join the Ackerman Retail team at ICSC in Atlanta Oct. 17-19


Atlanta, October 16, 2017 – Ackerman Retail, the retail division of Ackerman & Co., has added Stephen Lapierre as an associate in the Investment Sales group and Alaina Kiewit as a senior associate of retail marketing.

Lapierre will assist Ackerman Retail clients in the acquisition, disposition and development of retail assets. He joins Ackerman Retail from Lee & Associates, where he focused on investment sales in both retail and manufactured housing. Kiewit, who was previously a marketing specialist at Franklin Street, will support Ackerman Retail’s marketing efforts.

“Stephen and Alaina bring considerable commercial real estate expertise in their respective fields. We’re excited to welcome them to the Ackerman Retail team,” said Leo Wiener, President of Ackerman Retail.

Added Wiener:  “Our newest employees will join our retail team at the ICSC Southeast Conference in Atlanta October 17 to 19, where we look forward to meeting and networking with industry colleagues.”

The Ackerman Retail team will be at Booth 1137 and Meeting Room 112.

About Ackerman & Co.

 Headquartered in Atlanta, Ackerman & Co. is a privately held, full-service commercial real estate firm focused on providing quality investment, brokerage, management and development services in the Southeast. The company, founded in 1967, retains an expert team of more than 100 real estate professionals. To date, Ackerman & Co. has developed and acquired nearly 35 million square feet of office, medical, industrial, retail and mixed-use space, has 8 million square feet under management, and maintains an investment portfolio valued at $1 billion. For more information, visit