Stro names new COO, general counsel

Ridgewood-based The Stro Companies announced recently it has named Mitchel Kay its new chief operating officer and general counsel.

In this role, Kay will be responsible for leading Stro’s operational, legal and cybersecurity functions.

“We are thrilled to welcome Mitch to the Stro family,” Steven Millstein, principal at the company, said. “As our company and portfolio continue to grow, Mitch will play a vital role in spearheading operational and legal matters related to acquisitions, leasing, personnel and other relevant areas. Having Mitch on board will further help us swiftly identify and seize opportunities necessary for continued growth and development.”

Kay previously worked at Greenbaum Rowe Smith & Davis LLP. He also spent time at Morgan Stanley negotiating technology transactions.

“I am excited to join a company with such an impressive track record and strong team,” Kay said. “Stro has a vibrant vision for the future of not only the company, but the industrial real estate sector as a whole. I look forward to playing a role in supporting this vision and growth and being part of Stro’s long term success.”