DENVER–DCT Industrial Trust ® (NYSE: DCT), a leading industrial real estate company, today announced the appointment of Tobias (Tobi) Hartmann to its Board of Directors, effective October 31, 2016. He will also serve on the Compensation and Investment Committees.
Mr. Hartmann is currently the President of Radial Inc., formerly known as eBay Enterprise & Innotrac, a leading provider in omnichannel commerce technology and operations solutions for brands and retailers in North America and internationally. Prior to Radial Inc., he served in multiple positions including Chief Operating Officer at D+S GmbH, a full-service e-commerce and business process outsourcing provider.
Mr. Hartmann brings more than a decade of experience in developing, launching and operating e-commerce products and solutions, both for private and public companies.
“We are very pleased to welcome Tobi to DCT’s Board of Directors,” said Tom August, DCT Industrial’s Chairman of the Board. “As the impact of e-commerce on our business continues to grow rapidly, Tobi’s deep expertise in this field will be a great addition to the Company and our Board.”
The appointment of Mr. Hartmann, an independent director, brings the number of DCT Industrial Directors to nine.
About DCT Industrial Trust Inc.®
DCT Industrial is a leading industrial real estate company specializing in the ownership, acquisition, development, leasing and management of bulk-distribution and light-industrial properties in high-volume distribution markets in the U.S. As of June 30, 2016, the Company owned interests in approximately 72.0 million square feet of properties leased to approximately 900 customers. DCT maintains a Baa2 rating from Moody’s Investors Service and a BBB- from Standard & Poor’s Rating Services. Additional information is available at www.dctindustrial.com.