April 23, 2014
Kiser Group, a Chicago commercial real estate brokerage firm, has hired Susan Tjarksen, 53, as senior managing director. In 2008, Tjarksen founded Chicago-based STAR LLC, a national real estate firm she continues to operate. She also was managing partner at Aries Real Estate Development in Chicago. She has a bachelor's degree in finance from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana.