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Leslie Wagner

Ginovus


Leslie Wagner

Ms. Leslie Wagner, Director of Project Management and Development for Ginovus, leads clients through the site selection, location analysis and incentive procurement and management process. Her work includes managing new facility development, expansion, consolidation and relocation for Fortune 500, life sciences, manufacturing, distribution, technology, and data center clients. Leslie has successfully closed transactions resulting in over $550 million of capital investment and approximately 4,000 new jobs. Her expertise at negotiating and coordinating initiatives with economic development organizations while synchronizing activities with governmental agencies provides a significant advantage to Ginovus clients completing extensive site selection projects across multiple states.

Leslie brings over 20 years of experience to Ginovus clients in commercial real estate, property management and development planning activities for governmental, educational and not-for-profit companies. She is a frequent speaker at local and regional economic development events, where she provides council on community redevelopment planning, job creation and retention issues, infrastructure, research and development, tax structure, regulatory environments, and economic development incentive programs.

Before joining Ginovus in 2007, Leslie was the Director of New Business Development and Senior Project Manager for the State of Indiana. Prior to her work for the state, Leslie served in leadership roles at Equity Office Properties and Colliers Turley Martin Tucker in Indianapolis. Leslie holds her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration from Franklin College, Indiana.
 


Article | March 10, 2016
Why Corporate Headquarters Relocate   

By: Leslie Wagner

There's a trend of major companies relocating corporate headquarters. You need to know why and what to do in that situation. It's all here.


Article | January 14, 2015
Food Processing and Manufacturing: Trends Dictate Location Choices   

By: Leslie Wagner

Site selectors--take a look at the trends affecting decisions for food-oriented business locations, and the sites attracting those businesses.


Article | October 31, 2012
Logistics and Distribution Business is Robust with Activity   

By: Leslie Wagner

The supply chain management evolution is making companies re-evaluate what they look for when making real estate site location decisions.


Article | January 7, 2011
Successful Rural Communities Work Together   

By: Leslie Wagner

In a recession where unemployment percentages have teetered between 9-10% of our population, growth and success within communities have appeared to...more >>


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