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Greater Akron Chamber Announces Signet LLC as Grit Award Recipient

Each year, the Greater Akron Chamber grants Grit Awards to celebrate local businesses that are advancing the Greater Akron region by driving innovation in their business and industry, adjusting to significant change and helping others succeed and live better lives. There may be no better example of “grit” than surviving and thriving during a global […]

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Michael Quirk Joins Signet Real Estate Group as Director of Business Development & Acquisitions

Signet Real Estate Group has announced the hiring of Michael Quirk as Director of Business Development and Acquisitions for the firm’s Real Estate Development Division. This hire represents the continued growth in Signet’s diversified leadership team and the platforms within the Signet organization. In this role, Michael will focus on sourcing new development opportunities through […]

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Lake Nona Performance Club Partners with InClubGolf for Facility to Improve your Golf Game

A new facility headed to the Lake Nona Performance Club can help improve your golf game. The center, which will open in August, has partnered with InClubGolf, an indoor high-tech golf training company, to debut a location at the Lake Nona club. InClubGolf will offer “independent memberships for customized golf training with full access to […]

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Chopra Global Partners With Lake Nona Performance Club To Create First Chopra Mind-Body Zone and Spa

Lake Nona’s destination sports, performance, and fitness center, the Lake Nona Performance Club (LNPC), has partnered with Chopra Global, a leading whole health company founded by Dr. Deepak Chopra, to create the Chopra Mind-Body Zone and Spa. This first-of-its-kind partnership brings Chopra Global’s signature movement and spa programs to a leading fitness facility and marks the company’s first brick-and-mortar partnership. Currently […]

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Call for Art for the Cornerstone Digital Media Wall

Towering over a prominent intersection, the 55 foot tall by 28 foot wide digital media wall wrapping the corner of Limestone and Winslow streets is the first of its kind in Lexington. Strategically situated on one of the University’s most downtown and community facing corners, attached to a large parking structure where the majority of […]

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The Cornerstone is Open, 2 New Food Hall Tenants Announced

  LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 17, 2020) — A new space for learning, innovation and collaboration is now open to the Lexington and University of Kentucky community. Designed as a hub of activity around innovation, entrepreneurship and economic development, The Cornerstone supports the university’s nationally recognized Smart Campus digital strategy that focuses on increasing persistence and graduation rates, while […]

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Signet Capital arranges financing for the University of Kentucky’s Public-Private Partnership Campus Transformation Project, “The Cornerstone”

COLUMBUS, OH. (OCTOBER 01, 2020) Signet Capital and Signet Real Estate Group showcased their creativity in approaching unique real estate projects, as true partners with the University of Kentucky (UK), to deliver a world-class, multi-use facility, branded as The Cornerstone. Revitalizing one of the main corridors into the University of Kentucky’s campus, the facility bridges […]

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UK Federal Credit Union Acquires Naming Rights for Esports Lounge, Theater

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 1, 2020) — The longstanding relationship between the University of Kentucky and the UK Federal Credit Union (UKFCU) is expanding. The credit union and JMI Sports, UK’s multimedia rights partner, have announced a naming rights partnership with the university for the esports complex in The Cornerstone, a new multi-use facility now under construction […]

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Signet Announces Michael Mandela as President of Signet Real Estate Group’s Property Management Division

AKRON, OH. (JUNE 26, 2020) Signet LLC, Akron’s leading private equity investment firm, has announced the hiring of Michael Mandela as President of Signet Real Estate Group’s Property Management Division. Mandela brings extensive expertise in property management, financial services, brokerage, development, and project management. Mandela will provide strategic and operational oversight for all Signet property […]

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Signet Real Estate Group Announces Restructuring of Senior Leadership

CLEVELAND, OH. (MARCH 10, 2020) – Signet Real Estate Group has announced a restructuring of their organizational leadership, parent company Signet LLC announced today. Moving forward, Kevin Belt and Spencer Hyatt have been promoted to lead their respective Akron, OH and Jacksonville, FL offices, and have earned ownership in Signet’s Real Estate Group and related […]

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University of Kentucky Announces Naming and Vendors for Mixed-Use Facility

LEXINGTON, Ky. (March 5, 2020) —A first ever mixed-use parking, education and retail facility designed to fuel innovation and foster creativity has, since 2019, been transforming the corner of South Limestone and Winslow Street. The new structure will be home to 900 new parking spaces, University of Kentucky esports, a flexible innovation zone and approximately […]

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Construction under way on Axis at Ansel apartments in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Financing has closed and construction is under way on a new, $35 million mixed-use development in Cleveland’s Hough neighborhood, Signet Real Estate Group announced this week. Signet, an Akron-based real-estate developer and project manager tied to investment firm Signet LLC, said it is now accepting lease applications for the project’s housing units. Axis at Ansel, […]

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New Kent State COBA building, in partnership with Signet, LLC, to transform KSU campus

“One of the premiere business schools in the region” The Kent State Gateway Master Plan, started in 2018, is a decade long $1 billion dollar “transformative journey” to completely change the Kent State main campus. The plan is divided into three phases, the first of which is a transformation of front campus that would include […]

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Axis at Ansel: Real Estate Development Project Takes Form in Cleveland

Signet Real Estate Group has broken ground and is officially accepting lease applications for Axis at Ansel, an approximately 143,000 square foot, 163-unit, 204 bed student housing project anchored by approximately 1,000 square feet of street front retail space. This innovative real estate development project will bring new life to the corner of Ansel Road […]

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The University of Kentucky Celebrates Innovative Construction Project in P3 Partnership with Signet Real Estate Group

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 13, 2019) — The planned transformation of property at South Limestone Street and Winslow Street — what is now referred to as the Winslow Project — is moving quickly. So much so, that University of Kentucky officials, along with the institution’s real estate partner, launched a community and campus-wide naming contest for the […]

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Signet Real Estate Group Celebrates Completion Of School of Pharmacy And Student Housing Projects In Partnership With Marshall University

Signet Real Estate Group and Marshall University are celebrating the recent completion and opening of a new School of Pharmacy and graduate student housing community at Marshall University’s health sciences campus in Huntington, West Virginia. The official opening of the School of Pharmacy, named Stephen J. Kopp Hall after Marshall’s 36th President Stephen Kopp, was […]

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Signet Real Estate Group Expands to Cleveland’s East Side

Five Knez Homes “For sale” signs dot empty lots on a Cleveland street. Three of them note the home sites on grass-covered parcels have been sold. Is it Tremont? Or Ohio City, where Knez signs seem to be everywhere? No, these are on East 123rd Street between Wade Park and Ashbury Avenue. Walter Jacobs, who […]

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Signet Real Estate Group Breaks Ground on $34M Mixed-Use Parking and Innovation Center in Partnership With the University of Kentucky

In partnership with the University of Kentucky (UK), Signet Real Estate Group has broken ground on a mixed-use parking facility in Lexington that includes over 900 new parking spaces and over 23,000 square feet of Innovation & Retail Space that will revitalize one of the main corridors into the UK campus. The P3 (public-private-partnership) project is the […]

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NEOMED President Gershen Lives Among Students in Last Months of Tenure

Six years ago, when Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown was building its new student housing village, university president Jay Gershen said, “These are really nice. I wouldn’t mind living there.”  Little did he know that for his last six months as president, he would be.  Since April 1, Gershen and his wife, Carol Cannon, […]

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Signet Celebrates Grand Opening of Village of St. Edward at Wadsworth

Read the original article on Crain’s Cleveland Business. The Village of St. Edward, the longtime senior facility in Fairlawn, and Signet Real Estate Group recently celebrated the opening of a new site in Wadsworth. Signet Real Estate Group, a unit of investment and development firm Signet LLC of Akron, is the owner and developer of […]

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