Ginger Benz

Ginger L. Benz

Vice President of Operations & Marketing

Ginger is responsible for the day-to-day oversight of Cullinan Properties’ operations, marketing and administration and works closely with ownership on implementing business plans. She brings nearly 30 years of operational management and marketing experience to the team. Ginger has been integral in the pre-development activities for the Levee District at East Peoria Downtown in East Peoria, IL, the Streets of St. Charles in Metro St. Louis, MO and Rock Run Crossings in Joliet, IL.

Prior to joining Cullinan Properties in 2006, Ginger served as Director of Marketing and Public Relations at CPM Marketing Group, Inc., a Customer Relationship Management and database marketing provider for the healthcare, financial services and telecommunications industries. She holds a Business Administration degree from Midstate College and certificate in Development, Design and Construction from John T. Riordan School for Retail Real Estate Professionals.

Ginger is an East Peoria Chamber of Commerce Ambassador and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). She also serves on the executive board of the Neighborhood House Association and the board for the Will County Center of Economic Development.