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JoAnna from Minneapolis is working to transform Minnesota by ‘Transforming the real estate industry by providing exceptional services’.

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JoAnna Hicks, a seasoned professional in commercial real estate advising and development consulting, is on a mission to transform the industry by uniting stakeholders in walkable urban neighborhoods of Minneapolis/St. Paul metro. At Element, where JoAnna is at the helm, the focus is on creating extraordinary spaces that not only meet but exceed the expectations of clients. Understanding that true success lies in going beyond the conventional, JoAnna brings a unique blend of vision, passion, and innovation to each project undertaken.

With a robust portfolio boasting successful projects like the Midtown Global Market and MoZaic, JoAnna Hicks understands that true transformation in the industry comes from embracing the endless possibilities that lie ahead. By actively engaging with clients to discern their needs and desires, she ensures that each development is not just a space but a lifestyle enhancer. JoAnna's team at Element leases over 500,000 SF of office and retail spaces in vibrant neighborhoods, emphasizing the importance of community integration and sustainable urban development in every project undertaken.

Through her leadership in managing over $180 M in diverse development projects, including historic renovations and complex financing structures, JoAnna has proven her ability to navigate the multifaceted realm of real estate development seamlessly. By instilling a culture of unwavering dedication to client satisfaction and a drive for excellence in her team members, JoAnna Hicks is poised to continue being a driving force in uniting and transforming the commercial real estate industry, one innovative project at a time.

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JoAnna's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - JoAnna’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

JoAnna will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

This is an AI generated perspective of JoAnna’s personality. Research indicates accuracy of 95% for anyone with an online social presence.

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JoAnna is likely to set challenging, precise objectives and encourage others to move at a fast pace.


OVERVIEW:

JoAnna is likely to buy into ideas that will help them work toward success, so get to your point quickly and tie your product or service directly back to a specific goal of their.

What comes naturally to JoAnna

  • Getting frustrated if someone is late to a meeting

  • Enjoying argument and debate

  • Speaking very directly or bluntly


COMMUNICATON:

JoAnna tends to be intense, assertive, and confident. They are focused on improving results, tending to direct others and share ways to improve. Be direct and logical when addressing them.

When speaking to JoAnna

  • Be direct when you disagree

  • Expect conversation to move quickly

  • Stay focused on one point


MOTIVATION:

JoAnna loves taking on big projects and setting ambitious goals. They are a direct, decisive leader who prioritizes measurable results and finds thrill in improvement. They thrive in a high-energy, fast-paced environment that allows her plenty of room for growth and personal achievement.

What motivates JoAnna

  • Leading the group

  • Competition & winning

  • Producing results


WORK:

JoAnna has the tendency to push back on anything they disagree with. They are often focused on achieving goals and maintaining results. Though they can seem intimidating to some people, their respect can be easily earned through direct and honest dialogue.

When working with JoAnna

  • Produce measurable results

  • Expect some healthy competition

  • Stand up for yourself and your ideas

By publishing their virtual Fingerprint, allows others to get to know them a little better.

JoAnna’s Fingerprint is created by mining 100+ public websites to create an index of weighted terms from JoAnna’s online activity.

Global Market

Analysis

Construction Management

Asset Management

Real Estate Advisors

Renovation Projects

Leasing Services

Development Projects

Entrepreneurs

Drive And Creativity

Amazing Spaces

Successful Projects

Retail Space

Management

Retail

Development

Principal

Project Manager

Community Development

Renovation

Project Management

Financial Analysis

Administration

Leadership

Global Market

Analysis

Construction Management

Asset Management

Real Estate Advisors

Renovation Projects

Leasing Services

Development Projects

Entrepreneurs

Drive And Creativity

Amazing Spaces

Successful Projects

Retail Space

Management

Retail

Development

Principal

Project Manager

Community Development

Renovation

Project Management

Financial Analysis

Administration

Leadership

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youElement Incfor supporting United We Transform!

How can JoAnna extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

12

Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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