About CoreOne Industrial

CoreOne Industrial is a privately held real estate investment firm specializing in the acquisition, management, and potential redevelopment
of both performing and underperforming properties in the United States.

Our Story

The CoreOne Industrial team has been involved in all facets of commercial real estate throughout North America for a combined 45+ years, with an emphasis on the industrial sector. The company is led by an experienced team who has acquired, developed and managed over 10 million square feet of property across the United States.

CoreOne Industrial focuses on maintaining and creating value in real property consistent with the their objectives, particularly emphasizing asset preservation and value enhancement. These objectives are achieved through rigorous physical inspections, maintaining harmonious owner/tenant relations, developing careful financial budgeting, lease administration, expense control and overseeing a balanced risk management plan.

We believe that successful real estate transactions, whether industrial (single/multiple tenant) or flex warehouse, are founded on trust, transparency and honesty.

Management Team

Our management team has managed over 10 million square feet of property with a combined 45 + years of experience.


Joe Burton, President

Joe is one of the founding principals of CoreOne Industrial. Prior to CoreOne Joe founded Burton Real Estate in 2013 where he was responsible for assembling a 1+ million sf portfolio of industrial assets.  Additionally, Joe served 12 years as the Executive  Vice President of Real Estate for Cenveo Corporation. While at Cenveo he was responsible for managing  over 7.5 million square feet of industrial and office space. His tenure as a tenant, managing a diverse and  complex real estate portfolio has given Mr. Burton a valuable perspective that he carries with him has he  manages and fosters strong relationship with his own tenants today. During his career he has managed  over $250M of commercial and industrial real estate divestures and acquisitions across 90+ transactions.

Robert B. DePiero, Partner – Investment Officer

Robert is one of the founding Principals of CoreOne(CO). With over 14 years of experience in the  real estate and corporate consulting world. Prior to Burton, Robert was the VP of Real Estate for Cenveo  Corporation ("CVO"), a $2 billion printing company with over 100 facilities nationwide, where he oversaw all  aspects of their 7.5 million sq. ft. real estate portfolio. Prior to joining CVO Robert was Director at  Corporate Properties. Preceding Corporate Properties he worked at Marcus & Millichap as a commercial  real estate broker where he participated in the underwriting, listing, negotiating, and sales of over $200  million worth of investment real estate.

Cliff Snell, Partner – Finance and Operation

Cliff is one of the founding Principals of CoreOne (CO).  Cliff has over 20 years of construction, Six Sigma project management and finance experience. Prior to CoreOne, Cliff was the SVP of Finance for the operations group of Cenveo Corporation ("CVO"). Prior to joining CVO Cliff was a Principal Real Estate Manager at Liberty Mutual Insurance where he managed real estate operations for the Personal Markets line of insurance.  Preceding Liberty Mutual he worked NEDA Development as a Director of Real Estate Development.  Lastly, Cliff began his career at GE Capital where he was a Six Sigma Black Belt and a member of the Experienced Commercial Leadership Program.

Construction Management

Our team has years of experience managing a variety of projects ranging from a small break room expansion to a full user-specific, build-to-suit project. Our hands on approach allows us to meet your needs and requirements.