Joe is a senior vice president and a co-leader of Transwestern’s Midwest leasing team. He specializes in representing landlords with the leasing of office buildings located throughout the Chicago suburban submarkets.
Joe has been a commercial real estate broker in the Chicago area for over 28 years advising and representing landlords with the acquisition, repositioning and leasing of commercial property throughout the Midwest. He is a highly regarded suburban real estate expert, having continuously provided superior advice in developing and implementing creative marketing and leasing programs, acquisition analysis, market and trend analysis and business development.
Throughout his career, Joe has led the leasing activities on over 20 million square feet of commercial property on behalf of institutional and entrepreneurial clients, successfully enhancing property values. He has been instrumental in building Transwestern’s suburban agency leasing portfolio and has been a constant top producer for the firm’s Midwest region.
Prior to joining Transwestern, Joe was a regional leasing manager for Heitman Properties and Kennedy Wilson where he managed the office and industrial leasing program for the Midwest and was a consistent top producer with both firms.
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION / RECOGNITION
2008-2015 Transwestern Top 10 Producer, Midwest Region
2011 Transwestern Board of Directors Member
2010 Transwestern Champions Club Award for top 25 National Producer
2004, 2010, 2013 & 2014 Transwestern Most Completed Deals Award - Midwest Region
2005 -2013 Chicago Power Broker Award Recipient
2008 Building Team of the Year Award
2005 Transwestern Commercial Services Landlord Broker of the Year
2005 Transwestern Investment Company Landlord Representation Deal of the Year
2005 NAIOP Nominee - Office Lease Transaction of the Year
2004 Transwestern Investment Company Most Renewed Deals Award - National Award
Chicago Office Leasing Brokers Association (COLBA), Member
Joe holds a Masters of business administration from DePaul University Graduate School of Business and a Bachelor of Science in finance from Northern Illinois University.