Tricia Van Horn has joined Related Midwest as vice president of marketing. Van Horn, who joined the real estate developer in September, has been instrumental in the sales launch of South Loop Luxury by Related, the developer's collection of 500 re-imagined residences across three buildings in Chicago. Additionally, Van Horn is driving marketing for two luxury apartment towers that will add 1,000 rental units to the downtown Chicago market: 500 Lake Shore Drive, opening spring of 2013, and 111 W. Wacker Drive, opening spring of 2014. Van Horn brings more than 12 years of industry experience to Related Midwest, including six as vice president of marketing with Magellan Development group and affiliated property management company NNP Residential, after holding a previous marketing management position with Archstone-Smith. Her portfolion includes LEX, Aqua, The Tides and The Shoreham at Lakeshore East; Grand Plaza; 180 North Jefferson St.; Echelon at K Station; and One Superior Place. Van Horn, a licensed real estate broke, holds a degree in speech communications from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.