Ken Adams

Director of Retail Development
Office #: 630-325-8338
Mobile #: 630-222-4527
Kadams [at] LMTEAM.COM


Ken is responsible or development of retail projects for LM. His duties include identifying sites, securing retail tenants and bringing projects through municipal approvals and monitoring the construction process.

Career History:

Ken has over 35 years of experience in Commercial Real Estate. He has worked as Real Estate Manager for major retailers which entailed site selection and mentoring franchise owners. He has extensive experience in managing all phases of development of large retail centers, beginning with municipal approvals and extending to lease negotiations and finally to construction management and has worked with multiple developers focusing on site selection for numerous single tenant and multiple tenant projects.

Projects/Career Highlights/Accomplishments:

Ken was the Project Manager for the following developments:

  • The Landings        600,000 SF shopping center    Lansing, IL
  • High Point Center        240,000 SF shopping center    Lombard, IL 
  • The Commons        360,000 SF shopping center    Crystal Lake, IL     


Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL  -  Bachelor’s degree in Marketing
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL  -  MBA, Kellogg School of Management