Edge Realty promotes new principal, Warren Smith

Edge Realty Partners announced that Warren Smith has been appointed a principal at the firm. Smith, who joined Edge’s Dallas/Fort Worth office in 2015, was most recently a senior vice president. He specializes in tenant representation as well as land acquisition and disposition.

Smith represents institutional residential and industrial developers along with publicly traded companies such as Public Storage, Simmons First National Bank, and Texas Roadhouse. Throughout his real estate career, Smith has completed transactions valued at over $500 million.

McCownGordon adds precon talent in DFW

McCownGordon Construction, one of the nation’s top construction management firms, recently added Gale Roberge, senior director of preconstruction, to its team in Dallas-Fort Worth. She brings more than three decades of construction management experience to the firm. Her addition further expands the company’s presence in the DFW market and brings extensive, specialized expertise to the quickly growing team.

Leveraging her years of experience and knowledge of the market, Roberge will lead the preconstruction team in DFW, working closely with trade partners, design teams and owners to deliver comprehensive preconstruction services. In her career, she has worked on projects across a wide variety of market sectors including K-12, higher ed, municipal, tenant interiors and commercial. Roberge’s depth of estimating expertise gives her the knowledge to develop creative cost-saving solutions, allowing clients to achieve their goals.

Most recently, Roberge served as senior preconstruction manager for an ENR Top Contractor in the DFW region. Roberge has been active in several industry organizations and served on the Board of the Association of Professional Women in Construction (APWC).