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        June 24, 2016

        Dale Watchowski

        President, COO and CEO, Redico LLC

        By Kirk Pinho

        Headquarters: Southfield

        Years in commercial real estate: 34

        Age: 58

        Why he should be on your speed dial: Watchowski heads one of the largest development companies in the area, which developed the Gateway Marketplace with Detroit's first Meijer Inc. store; is in the process of redeveloping the adjacent former Michigan State Fairgrounds site; and is in the beginning stages of a redevelopment of the failed Bloomfield Park site, now known as the Village at Bloomfield.

        Token you use in Monopoly: The wheelbarrow. "It reminds me of what it takes to be successful in business — hard work."