Johnston brings 25 years of senior financial leadership to the position;
Johnston will replace retiring longtime CFO Don Hagan
Hunt Midwest has hired Vince Johnston as vice president and CFO-elect, replacing Don Hagan, who will retire on June 30th after 41 years with the company.
“Vince brings more than 25 years of financial experience in the real estate investment and development industry to Hunt Midwest,” said President and CEO Ora Reynolds. “As we transition Vince into this role, we are confident that his breadth of experience will enhance our team as well as bring a fresh perspective.”
Johnston most recently served 12 years as CFO for Block Real Estate Service and, prior to that, two years as CFO at Cohen-Esrey Real Estate Services. He began his career in Dallas as a staff accountant with Trammell Crow Company and subsequently returned to his native Kansas City where he served as controller for both Lioness Realty Group and MC Real Estate Services for almost a decade.
“Hunt Midwest has always had a great reputation and over the last several years has become much more active in all types of commercial real estate development. Hunt has expanded its flagship SubTropolis product and is also active in industrial, senior living, self-storage and multifamily developments in multiple markets.” Johnston said. “I will be able to add value to the process through my accumulated industry experience and knowledge of the Kansas City and national markets.”
Johnston will be responsible for finance, accounting, HR, and IT functions. Johnston earned a BS in business administration-accounting from Kansas State University and is a Certified Public Accountant. His family resides in Leawood, Kansas.
About Hunt Midwest
Hunt Midwest is a full-service real estate development company with a focus on industrial, commercial, retail, mission critical, multifamily, seniors housing and master planned communities. Its portfolio is anchored by SubTropolis, the world’s largest underground business complex. Hunt Midwest is a Kansas City-based, privately held company owned by the Lamar Hunt family. The Hunt family business is a diverse portfolio of entities involved in real estate, sports/media, energy/resources, private equity and investments. Marquee entities include the Kansas City Chiefs, Hunt Midwest, Hunt Southwest, FC Dallas Soccer Club, Toyota Stadium, Chicago Bulls and United Center. More information at HuntMidwest.com.