Sperry Van Ness announces new hires, forms Alder Land Group

The newly-formed Alder Land Group includes (l-r) Ben Alder, Nick Campanaro and Bob Rich. SOURCE SUBMITTED
February 24, 2014

Ben Alder, senior advisor with Sperry Van Ness - Miller Commercial Real Estate in Salisbury, Md., is pleased to announce two new hires and the formation of Alder Land Group. Bob Rich joins the group as a land advisor, and Nick Campanaro will be working with Alder as a land analyst.

Rich has a background working for numerous agricultural firms and holds a BS in agriculture from the University of Delaware. He is a published author and holds memberships with a number of local farm bureaus and associations. Working alongside Alder, Rich will help clients make sound decisions about their land holdings and will be working specifically in counties of the upper Eastern Shore.

Campanaro graduated from the University of Maryland in 2011 with a degree in economics. His background in economics combined with his analytical skills make him an asset to the Alder Land Group as the land analyst.

Alder has been with Sperry Van Ness - Miller Commercial Real Estate since late 2011. He has a background in land and farm real estate, and biology and environmental science. To date, he has closed transactions on more than 7,600 acres of land in Maryland and Delaware and is currently representing the sale of more than 8,500 acres. He has formed the Alder Land Group to better serve agricultural clients on the Delmarva. To inquire about available land in Maryland or Delaware, contact Alder at or 410-543-2440.

Sperry Van Ness - Miller Commercial Real Estate, with offices in Salisbury, Md.; Annapolis, Md.; Bethesda, Md.; Hagerstown, Md.; Wilmington; Seaford; and Lewes provides advisory, brokerage, consultation, and leasing services to clients in Maryland and Delaware, and asset and property management in Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia.

SVN - Miller is an accredited management organization. For more information, call 410-543-2440 or visit