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By Anuradha Kher, Online News EditorMarcus & Millichap Opens New Office in Jackson, Miss., Appoints Matthew M. Fitzgerald as Regional ManagerJackson, Miss.–Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services has opened a new office in Jackson, Miss. and has appointed Matthew M. Fitzgerald (pictured right) as regional manager. “The opening of our new Jackson office marks the first time a national commercial real estate brokerage firm has entered the state of Mississippi,” explains Fitzgerald. “Marcus & Millichap will serve a segment of the Southeast investment community that has been overlooked in the past. We opened this office to meet the growing demands of local and out-of-state real estate investors by targeting investment real estate in Mississippi’s dynamic growth areas, including DeSoto County, downtown Jackson, Madison/Ridgeland and, particularly, along the Gulf Coast.”Brent Yurtkuran and Brad Barham, multifamily investment specialists, will lead the new office as senior associates. Yurtkuran and Barham join Marcus & Millichap from Jackson-based Real Estate Solutions. Harry Noble, most recently with Noble Development Properties Inc., has also joined the firm as a retail and single-tenant net-lease investment specialist.“Mississippi is long overdue for a national, specialized commercial real estate brokerage firm,” says Yurtkuran. “Marcus & Millichap will fill a major void in northern Mississippi and along the Gulf Coast. Investors will now have the opportunity to tap into our extensive pool of nationwide investment capital,” he adds.With the opening of the Jackson office, Marcus & Millichap expands its presence in the southeast region of the United States, including offices in Atlanta; Birmingham, Ala; Greenville, S.C.; Louisville, Ky.; Lafayette, La.; Memphis, Tenn. and Williamsburg, Va. The firm also has offices in Charlotte and five offices in Florida.Real Estate Developer Joel Altman Named to 3Ci Board of Advisors Boca Raton, Fla.–Joel Altman (pictured), chairman of The Altman Companies, has joined an all-star Board of Advisors for 3Cinteractive (3Ci), a mobile marketing firm located in Boca Raton, Fla. The 3Ci Board is composed of 13 business leaders. The experience this Board brings to 3Ci in the areas of broadcast media, wireless, advertising, legal and entertainment is expected to solidify 3Ci’s position in the mobile marketing industry.Robert Anderson Appointed Director in Arbor’s Atlanta Office Arbor Commercial Mortgage has appointed Robert Anderson to director in Arbor’s Atlanta office. Anderson will be responsible for all of Arbor’s loan products including Fannie Mae, Federal Housing Administration loans (FHA), Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities (CMBS), Bridge, Mezzanine and Preferred Equity.Prior to joining the company, Anderson was regional director at Hometown Commercial Capital.