Alex has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience. He started his real estate career in the mid 90's with Horn Company Development of Las Vegas as a Construction Controller. In 1999 he relocated to the Midwest and served as CFO for CBRE Sturges and Sturges Development Corporation in Northern Indiana, overseeing the financial operations of the company's property management, corporate, land development, and construction profit centers. In 2004 he entered the commercial brokerage arena for CBRE, and has since contributed to over $500M in sales, leasing, and development projects, having been directly involved with over 1,000 lease transactions. Alex's knowledge of industrial properties comes from hands-on brokerage experience in northeastern Indiana, and includes niche manufacturing industries that include: automobile, RV, boat, foundry & metals, machining & tool, plastic extrusion, defense, manufactured housing, building components, electronics, and medical. Relocating to the Chicagoland area in 2014, Alex successfully freelanced as a strategic advisor, interim CFO, and managerial consultant for many commercial real estate developments and companies.