Who we are
HEMPEL is a team of hard-working innovators who are passionate about enriching lives through meaningful development. We care about more than just providing exceptional commercial real estate services. We work hard to add value to each project.
We have experience on every level of a real estate transaction. We build. We re-develop. We lease. We problem-solve.
Founded in 2001 by Jon Hempel, Hempel Companies has earned a reputation for a dynamic and fresh vision on real estate investment because of his vision.
Jon Hempel purchases his first office building and forms Hempel Companies
Josh Krsnak joins Hempel Companies as employee #1
Josh Krsnak buys ownership in Hempel Companies
A 100-year old bank is transformed into Hotel Minneapolis, a $60 million development
Completes purchase of Canadian Pacific Plaza and subsequently owns all three high rises on one city block in Minneapolis
Josh Krsnak becomes President of Hempel
Acquires The Shops of Grand Avenue in Milwaukee, which ultimately becomes a $100 million development
Develops Treasure Island Center, a $70 million project