Ben Copeland Joins as Associate Director to Bring Competitive Edge to Twin Cities Commercial Real Estate

We’re excited to welcome Ben Copeland to Carlson Partners. With a unique background that includes professional hockey in the American Hockey League (AHL) for the Columbus Blue Jackets organization and sales, Ben brings a winning mindset and competitive spirit to his new role.

In his new position, Copeland will focus on meeting the growing demand for tenant rep advisory services within the Twin Cities and beyond. His responsibilities will include researching market opportunities, supporting transaction management services and expanding the Carlson Partners network.

Ted Carlson, president of Carlson Partners, said “As a Minnesota-based commercial real estate firm, we take pride in our home-grown team who understands Minnesota values. Ben’s experience as a leader in athletics, growing up and competing in Minnesota, is exactly what we look for in new team members.”

“I am thrilled to join Carlson Partners and contribute to the success of our clients,” said Copeland. “I believe in our approach and focus on tenant representation. I’m eager to collaborate with an amazing team.”

Tim Olsen, partner with the firm, said Copeland’s competitive spirit is evident in everything he does. “He brings a sense of energy to the team and has a natural ability to negotiate and compete. We’re proud to have him on our roster.”