Biography

TRANSWESTERN ROLE

John delivers professional commercial real estate services, and provides his clients with a unique competitive advantage through competency and diligence. He executes financial analysis, market analysis, and user decision analysis for commercial real estate users and owners.
 
John views real estate decision making in the context of the client’s overall strategic objectives and works at understanding each company’s productivity and profitability. His focus is on providing real estate and supply chain solutions to distribution and warehouse companies throughout Northeast Illinois on matters including corporate relocation, site search analysis, build-to-suit alternatives, acquisition, disposition and leasing services. 

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

In his twenty plus years of service, John has completed more than 1,000 real estate transactions in excess of $750 million in consideration. He represented CenterPoint Properties in a ten year lease of 185,000 square foot air cargo facility on O’Hare International Airport property. The transaction was nominated for the Industrial Transaction of the Year at the Annual NAIOP Awards for Excellence. 
 
As a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), John was the CCIM Illinois Chapter President. He also teaches Leadership Development, including foundation, style & cultural, and public speaking in the Chicago real estate community.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION

• Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
• Association of Industrial Real Estate Brokers  (AIRE)
• North Shore Networking Group (NSNG)
• 2010 Scott Nelson Memorial Character Award

EDUCATION

John graduated from Indiana University with a B.A. in Political Science.