SmartStop Asset Management Changes Name to Strategic Asset Management

Irvine, Calif. — SmartStop Asset Management, a privately held alternative asset management and real estate investment firm, has changed its name to Strategic Asset Management I (SAM). The company is set to relocate its headquarters to Irvine, California, during the second

ButterflyMX Acquires Cloud-Based Access Control Company CloudKeyz

New York City — ButterflyMX has acquired cloud-based access control company CloudKeyz. The New York City-based company’s acquisition of CloudKeyz will provide existing and future clients with four access control devices. These devices fully integrate with ButterflyMX OS — its online

Mark Zikra Joins August Hill Advisory Firm as Head of Innovation

Chicago — Mark Zikra has joined global advisory firm August Hill as head of innovation. In his new role, Zikra will lead the Chicago-based firm’s innovation services team in delivering best-in-class technology implementation and strategy to its global network of

The Preiss Co. Promotes John Preiss to President

Raleigh, N.C. — The Preiss Co. (TPCO) has promoted John Preiss to president. In his new role, Preiss will oversee executive leadership and foster the company’s growth in both the student and conventional multifamily sectors. Since joining the company in

Cardinal Group Recapitalizes Eight-Property Student Housing Portfolio

Denver — Cardinal Group Cos. has recapitalized an eight-property portfolio of student housing communities totaling 5,505 beds. The portfolio consists of mid-rise and garden-style properties located near Tier I universities. Prior to the recapitalization, the portfolio was held in a