Bob Rains

Bob Rains

Bob Rains, co-founder and managing partner, was at the forefront of growth in Cleveland, acquiring and rehabilitating six projects in Cleveland’s Historic Warehouse District and one building in Indianapolis. Those buildings were rehabilitated into a total of 800 apartments, 110,000 square feet of retail space and a 180-suite Marriott Residence Inn. Mr. Rains has received numerous awards for his achievements, including the 2005 Ruth Ratner Miller Award for Outstanding Civic Achievement.


 

Jon Carney

John Carney

Managing Partner
John Carney, co-founder and managing partner, is a real estate owner and developer with extensive experience in the management, investment and development of real estate. He is active in the community, and currently serves as Chairman of the Board of The Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Port Authority. John has received numerous awards, the most recent being the Westside Ecumenical Council Lamplighter Award in 2006 and the 2005 Ruth Ratner Miller Award for Outstanding Civic Achievement.


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Michael Carney

Michael Carney, Vice President of The Landmark Companies, is responsible for new acquisitions and development opportunities as well as giving direction on any projects in the current portfolio. He is also charged with Community Relations and Government Affairs in the markets where Landmark has a presence. Michael holds a BS in Criminal Justice from Loyola University of Chicago. Michael serves on the Boards of the Historic Warehouse District Development Corporation and the Downtown Cleveland Improvement Corporation.


Kelly-Baldwin

Kelly Baldwin

Kelly Baldwin, Vice President of The Landmark Companies, is responsible for overall marketing operations and financial integration of the projects. Kelly comes to Landmark from the nonprofit sector where, as a marketing visionary, she developed and managed a variety of community based programs throughout the U.S, Canada and the Caribbean. Kelly holds an M.B.A from Case Western Reserve. Kelly serves on the Advisory Board of Project RACE and is the recipient of several awards for community service including the HOPE worldwide Outstanding Service Award and the American Red Cross Pilot Project Award.


Dan Ross

Dan Ross

Director of Operations
Dan Ross, Landmark Companies’ Director of Operations oversees the marketing and operational performance of all of Landmark’s multifamily residential communities.
Dan has over 30 years experience in the multi family housing industry in Northeast Ohio. Dan has been with Landmark Companies since September 2005. He has a Bachelor of Business Administration from Kent State University.Dan loves coming into work each day because of the uniqueness of each suite in all our properties. It’s a great time to live in Downtown Cleveland or Downtown Indianapolis!!


Karen Walker

Karen Walker

Accounting Administrator
Karen Walker is responsible for the accounting and finances for Landmark Companies and all of their residential communities. Karen joined Landmark in December of 2000. Her prior work experience was in retail accounting where she worked for both Homeplace and OfficeMax. She has an accounting degree from Bluffton University.


Lauren Tabor

Lauren Tabor

Property Manager
Lauren is the Property Manager of Bridgeview and Perry Payne Apartments. She has been with the Landmark Companies team since June 2005, where she started as a Leasing Consultant, and worked her way up to Property Management. As a Water Street resident and a Cleveland native, she has a vast knowledge of what this city has to offer and the living experience desired. Her dedication and enthusiasm towards her residents is unprecedented. She has a Bachelor of Philosophy from Miami University’s Interdisciplinary Studies/Honors Program.
Lauren and Bridgeview Apartments was recently awarded The Plantinum Award for Outstanding Luxury High Rise as judged by The Northeast Ohio Apartment Association.


Katie-Poelking

Katie Poelking

Katie Poelking is the Property Manager at Water Street Apartments and Condominiums. Prior to joining the Landmark Management team, Katie worked as a leasing agent in the areas of commercial, industrial, as well as residential real estate. She graduated from Washington & Jefferson College with a BA in Psychology and earned her Ohio Real Estate License in 2014. As a resident of the Historic Warehouse District for over 7 years, Katie has a passion for the city of Cleveland and is eager to keep Water Street a top choice for premier downtown living.


Emily Miller

Emily Miller

Property Manager
Emily Miller COS, TCS, has been the Property Manager at The Block Apartments for 4 years. She has many years of experience in the Multifamily Industry as a Trainer, Regional Property Manager, Property Manager and Property Accountant. Emily graduated from Hanover College with a BA in communications. The Block is performing better than it has since opening in 2003, most of that has been under Emily’s Leadership.


Linell Brookins

Linell Brookins

Director of Maintenance
Linell Brookins has been in the Apartment Industry for over 25 years and he is THE Original Landmark Companies employee. Linell has been with Landmark since the day the door opened at our first development.

Linell is responsible for all maintenance in Cleveland and Indianapolis. All of Landmark’s buildings are very well kept and Clean. That “Doesn’t Happen by Accident”. The maintenance staff at our properties are top notch and that is all due to Linell’s leadership.