National Real Estate Advisors (National) today announced that Sam Bendix has joined the company as Director of Investor Relations, based in the headquarters here, and is responsible for advancing investor and consultant relationships. He also assists in creating presentation materials, due-diligence requests and managing consultant communications.
Heather Border, National’s Managing Director for Investor Relations, said: “Sam Bendix’s experience both in institutional client relations and real estate transactions provides an ideal background for working with and advising our clients on their investment needs and requirements.”
Prior to joining National, Mr. Bendix worked in the investor relations group at Harrison Street Real Estate Capital, LLC where he assisted in raising capital for the firm’s closed and open-end investment funds as well as served on the sustainability committee. Previously, he was an analyst with Blue Vista Capital Management where he focused on property acquisitions and supported the capital raising group. At Blue Vista, he underwrote and conducted due diligence for industrial, office, self-storage, retail and hotel transactions. Mr. Bendix also worked as an investment banking analyst in the Special Situations and Restructuring Group at William Blair & Company.
Mr. Bendix earned his Bachelor of Science Degree from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration, in Ithaca, New York. He also is a LEED Green Associate.