From world-renowned Portman Holdings, a new enterprise focused on creating value for industrial clients, our investors and the communities in which we operate.

Portman Industrial is a newly formed division of Portman Holdings focused on the development and value creation of logistics real estate in strategic markets across the U.S.


Since its founding in 1957, Portman Holdings has developed over 65 million square feet of hotels, retail space, apartments, and office buildings around the world, with iconic projects like Atlanta’s Peachtree Center, New York Marriott Marquis Times Square, San Francisco’s Embarcadero Center, and the Shanghai Centre.

Today, Portman Industrial leverages the Portman Holdings’ development platform; further diversifying Portman’s portfolio of over $1B in owned assets and its pipeline of properties currently under development in Atlanta, Nashville, Charlotte, and Seattle.

“We will leverage Portman Holdings’ proven development experience, pioneering spirit, entrepreneurial capital, and vertically-integrated approach in our consistent delivery of solutions to our tenants and value to our investors.”


Managing Director, Portman Industrial


We focus on development for modern logistics.

Portman Industrial’s primary focus is the development of modern logistics facilities in core markets serving the U.S. supply chain. The company will control well-located sites and develop speculative, build-to-suit, and COLD logistics facilities serving the following markets:


Regional, multi-market logistics facilities in key transportation corridors serving major population centers


Port-centric developments with a focus on gateway markets and strategic inland intermodals in key freight lanes serving the U.S. supply chain


E-Commerce centers including regional, metro and last-mile facilities critical to the commerce ecosystem of our clients


Portman COLD temperature-controlled facilities for national food and beverage clients; including public warehouses and built-to-suit facilities


Mike Wurtsbaugh

Managing director, Portman Industrial

Mike brings more than 34 years of proven success in national-level real estate development, investment and finance, and a unique background in national development, capital markets, and asset management to the Portman Industrial team.

Mike has consummated over $2 billion in CRE transactions with a diversity of development and capital markets experience in all asset types of commercial real estate, including: industrial, e-commerce, food & beverage/temperature-controlled warehouses, office, multi-family residential, hotels, retail, single-family track homebuilding, airport parking facilities, and entertainment venues (amphitheaters, casinos). He holds a BS in Finance from Indiana Universities’ Kelly School of Business, and an MBA degree from Eastern Illinois University. Mike also serves as Chairman to NAIOP’s Capital Markets III Forum and is a member of ULI’s Industrial and Office Council.


Interested in working with us on your next project? Or maybe you have a quick question or comment? Reach out to the Portman Industrial team today and we’ll get back to you as soon as we can.