Mr. Dominski, a founder and joint owner of Polaris Capital, LLC, a privately-held real estate and investment company, has been a director of First Industrial since March 2010. He previously served as chief executive officer of Urban Shopping Centers, which was one of the largest publicly-traded regional mall REITs in the United States during his tenure. Following the purchase of Urban by Rodamco North America in 2002, Mr. Dominski continued to lead the company as its President.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Dominski held various management positions at JMB Realty Corporation. He is a member of the board of directors of CBL & Associates Properties, Inc., an owner and developer of malls and shopping centers in the United States, and previously served as a member of the Board of Trustees of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from Trinity College and Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of Chicago.