Jonathan is a vice president with Transwestern’s occupier solutions group in Chicago and specializes in office tenant representation. Jonathan develops comprehensive real estate strategies for occupiers of commercial real estate, negotiating office leases, and assisting with renewals, relocations and dispositions of commercial leased properties.


Since joining Transwestern in 2012, Jonathan has developed a reputation as an expert on real estate and workplace trends as they relate to recruiting, motivating, and retaining top talent. His insights have been cited by numerous publications including Crain’s Chicago Business and the Omaha World Herald.
Prior to joining Transwestern, Jonathan served as operations manager for Towne Park, a staffing company that provides hospitality personnel for more than 400 client hotels and healthcare facilities nationwide. He was responsible for overall department operations and financial performance at some of the world’s largest resorts including the Walt Disney World Swan & Dolphin, World Center Marriott, and The Doubletree by Hilton at the Entrance to Universal Orlando. Jonathan’s efforts contributed to a companywide growth of over $100 Million from 2007-2012.


  • CoreNet, Young Leader
  • International Facility Management Association (IFMA), Committee Member
  • Young Office Brokers Association (YOBA), Member
  • American Cancer Society of Chicago, Associate Board of Ambassadors
  • Team Imerman Angels, Participant Fundraiser 2015 & 2016 Bank of America Marathon


Jonathan earned his B.S.B.A. at the University of Central Florida College of Business Administration and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Illinois.