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Douglas Etkin | Principal

As a principal of Etkin, Doug has been responsible for the firm's strategic planning, development and leasing activities since founding the company in 1982. In addition to being actively involved in his industry, Doug also devotes a significant amount of time supporting several major community projects and charities in a variety of leadership roles. He is an honorary trustee of the Children's Hospital of Michigan Foundation and past chair of its Strategic Planning Committee. Doug is past president of the Jewish Foundation of Metropolitan Detroit and is past chairman of the Urban Land Institute Small Scale Development Council. He graduated from the University of Michigan Business School and the Wayne State University Law School.

Douglas Etkin


Curtis Burstein

Chief Executive Officer

Josh Suardini

Vice President

Joel Bartram

Vice President

Rebecca VanBuskirk

Human Resources Director

Marci Ruble

CPA, Controller

Etkin, awarded 
one of the 60
"Cool Places to Work"
"101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For,"
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