IllinoisRetail Pine Tree promotes Michael Gold to EVP and chief operating officer February 1, 2019 Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share via email Michael Gold has been promoted to executive vice president, chief operating officer of Pine Tree, LLC. Gold has been with Pine Tree for nearly five years, serving as a senior vice president in asset management. In his new role as COO, he will have broad oversight over the company’s corporate operation and its portfolio, which currently sits at approximately $800 million. “As Pine Tree continues to grow alongside its expanding retail real estate portfolio, Michael Gold’s promotion to COO will help us more effectively and efficiently advance our goals,” said Peter Borzak, CEO of the Northbrook-based retail real estate firm. “We’re very excited for Michael to fill this new role.” Prior to joining Pine Tree, Gold was with CBRE where he represented retail landlords and tenants in the leasing of shopping center space in the Chicago area. A Chicago native, he earned an MBA from DePaul University’s Kellstadt School of Business, and is an active member of ICSC.