Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

Ben Eisenberg, along with Walter Byrd, oversees Transwestern’s operations in Florida. He and his partners Walter, Thomas Kresse and Carlos Gaviria together comprise one of the leading real estate advisory teams in South Florida. Ben has represented institutional landlords to maximize occupancy and asset value as well as assisting major industrial and office tenants find and secure space. He also assists investors with the acquisition and disposition of real estate assets.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Before joining Transwestern, Ben was a senior vice president in the South Florida office of Trammell Crow Company. Along with Walter and Thomas, he was responsible for strategic business development for all aspects of industrial and office real estate services in South Florida, including brokerage, capital markets, investment sales, and corporate tenant representation. Prior to joining Trammell Crow, Ben was a senior director with the South Florida office of Cushman & Wakefield. He and his team were regularly ranked as top producers nationally while with those firms. During his career, Ben has successfully completed more than 30.0 million square feet of leases and 5.0 million square feet of sales. Just a few of his clients include:
• PS Business Parks
• RREEF
• Clarion Partners
• Seagis Property Group
• DCT Industrial
• Cabot Properties
• Ridge Development
• PriceSmart
• Tropical Shipping
• SeaFreight
• Exel Logistics
• Noven Pharmaceuticals
• USPS
• Volvo Logistics

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

Ben and his team have consistently been recognized as top real estate professionals in South Florida:
 
• 2015 Founders Award for Transwestern
• 2011 “Top Dealmakers” for the industrial category by the Daily Business Review
• 2010 “Florida Producers of the Year” for Transwestern
• Top Producer in Florida since 2007 for Transwestern
• 2007 Transwestern “Newcomer of the Year” for superior production during first year with the firm
• “Real Estate Deal of the Year” by the South Florida Business Journal for the 2003 headquarters relocation of Crispin Porter + Bogusky
 
Ben is consistently quoted in the local media as a source for current market information and real estate trends. He is an advisor and is a Past Chairman of the Board of Directors for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Southern Florida and serves on the Board of Professionals Retirement Strategy. Ben previously served on the Board of Directors for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, is a former Chairman of the Charitable Giving Committee for the South Florida Golf Foundation, and is a past Chairman of the Board of Governors at the Club at Doral.

EDUCATION

Ben holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of South Florida.