June 16, 2015 [Allentown, Lehigh County, PA] – Colliers International and Dietrick Group, LLC, today announced they have entered into an agreement to merge Dietrick Group’s brokerage and property management divisions into Collier’s corporate structure. It has been emphasized by Linda Dietrick, managing partner of the Dietrick Group, LLC, that her company will continue to function as an independent entity and will remain at its current headquarters at Commerce Corporate Center, 5100 W Tilghman Street, Allentown, PA.

“By bringing the brokerage and property management divisions of one of the Lehigh Valley’s most respected, recognized firms into the Colliers fold, we are creating a strong platform for both local and national exposure,” said Doug Sayer, President and CEO of Colliers International in Philadelphia. “Our combined expertise will provide added value and resources to our clients and drive innovation and continued growth,” he continued.

Four brokers and two property managers from Dietrick will join the Colliers Allentown team. On the brokerage side, is Ryan Dietrick and Kelly Berfield, who oversaw the growth of the brokerage and management activities. Rounding out Colliers’ team will be Robert Thompson – one of the Valley’s most successful retail leasing brokers and Ryan Oldenhage – whose focus is office leasing and sales in the Lehigh Valley. The property management team includes Arlynne Clayton and Richard Fletcher.

“We are pleased to announce the change in our corporate presence,” said Ms. Dietrick. “Not only does Colliers International provide new and expanded opportunities for our brokers and managers but it permits Dietrick Group, LLC to further broaden our appraisal and consulting services throughout the Lehigh Valley—as we have for the past ten years.”

About Dietrick Group, LLC

Dietrick Group, LLC was established in 2005 to specialize in real estate sales, appraisal and property management. They are a recognized and respected name in the Lehigh Valley, PA. As they celebrate their ten year anniversary, they will specialize exclusively on valuation and consultation services for clients throughout the greater Allentown, Bethlehem and Easton area.