Lee & Associate s has promoted Jay Farnam to senior vice president. Farnam joined Lee & Associates in 2013. Since he entered the real estate industry in 2003, Farnam has completed over 400 real estate transactions totaling over 3 million square feet.
His areas of expertise include the disposition, acquisition and leasing of industrial and office properties. Farnam specializes in supply chain analysis, business development and client services, concentrating primarily on the Chicago suburban marketplace. Farnam is a member of the Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers (AIRE), the Alliance for Illinois Manufacturers (AIM/NORBIC) and Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP).
In addition to his work with Lee & Associates, Farnam founded the Velija Corporation. This 501(c)(3) public charity raises funds and awareness to help those affected by MS and their families. The charity has raised over $75,000 since 2009.