Darren Harrington

Darren Harrington

VP Commercial Business Real Estate, M&A Intermediary

Since 2003, Darren J. Harrington has been an active land developer and project manager, and has pursued various business development opportunities. He joined Creative Business Services /CBS-Global as an independent contractor, later starting a branch office located in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, as VP Commercial Business Real Estate, M&A. A resident of Sheboygan, his focus is to aid in the economic growth and opportunity of Wisconsin.

Darren specializes in industrial repositioning and redevelopment. He is seasoned at buying and selling properties and industrial equipment. Utilizing a solid background of project management, business development, and marketing, he has the discipline, patience, and follow-through required to assist a business that is seeking a new and focused direction.

Darren has been associated with domestic and international industrial and commercial projects, in the millions of square feet. Various state and local governments have recognized Darren as a successful Wisconsin land developer, and he continues to bring new value to communities, most notably as a post-recession developer and strategic business visionary.

Additionally, Darren specializes in working with some of the largest retailers in the United States, bringing value-added products to consumers, delivering high satisfaction, and garnering a respected level of competency. With a focus on domestic retail and international export product sales, he has introduced additional market diversity to various Wisconsin companies.

He has a special interest in process intense industries, paper, pulp and food packaging. Industrial/manufacturing, agriculture, mixed-use developments, and real estate strategic repositioning are additional areas in which he brings added value. He is an excellent resource for corporations on the move that require a confidential responsible purpose for their real estate assets upon a community exit or expansion.

Darren is passionate about identifying a business’s added values, which are often overlooked. He focuses on targeting and overcoming potential weaknesses. Darren believes that Creative Business Services/CBS-Global brings a unique branded collaborative team of professionals with an extended market reach that complements his overall market intelligence. Working together with a team of industry experts is of great benefit to his clients.



Construction services include the trades and professional services engaged in preparing land and the construction, alternation and repair of buildings, structures and other real property.

Whether involving new development or renovation, commercial buildings, industrial construction, infrastructure and heavy construction are critical to the U.S. economy.

Corporations on the move

A rapid change can put you on a trajectory and place a significant amount of pressure on making great decisions in a short amount of time. Darren J. Harrington of CBS-Global understands this burden and can complement your exit or expansion plans without being compromised by the effects of auctions or liquidations being your only “quick fix” remedy to moving forward.

When disposition decisions need to be made on land, building and equipment or selling off a portion of your corporation we can navigate a highest and best use path to meet set goals. We operate and implement plans in a fully confidential manner and promote a fair market rate of return in a quiet and responsible manner.

Equipment for Sale

Our motivation is to bring to you the highest market offer in the shortest amount of time. Reaching end users is our goal however we are setting the bar and managing all others who want to participate.

Everyone is encouraged to present respectful offers. Liquidation or auction is normally a default option.

Industrial Real Estate

The Industrial Real Estate group at Creative Business Services, combines deep industry knowledge and extensive relationships with the best advisory services.

Information & Technology

The Information and Technology category is a rapidly growing and evolving industry that requires an expert business intermediary that lives and breathes information and technology.

The experts at Creative Business Services do just that and would love to assist you with your next transaction.


Manufacturing companies transform goods, materials or substances into new products.

Many manufacturers own plants, mills or factories that produce such goods for public consumption.


Video Gallery

CBS-Global expert: Bob Wolter, Darren Harrington, Fan Zhang, Gary Van Sistine, John Foster, Josh Phillips, Juan Tapia, Mary Lou VanDeusen, Michael Schwantes, Mike Van, Ryan Pankratz, Tom Martin
Industry: General Business
CBS-Global expert: Darren Harrington, Michael Schwantes
Industry: Construction

Contact Information

Darren Harrington

VP Commercial Business Real Estate, M&A Intermediary