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Elevated Role Will Lead Operations and Administration of Southeast Offices

April 25, 2022

ATLANTA – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the promotion of Kristine Maggio to Regional Operating Officer for the Southeast region. In this role, Maggio partners with East Region President Bruce Ford on service line strategy and regional business planning, execution of new business pursuits and leading team culture and support. She also steers marketing, research and administrative teams to drive performance through strategic initiatives that enhance and amplify the Transwestern brand, and oversees regional philanthropic efforts and internal and external collaborations.

“Kristine is a people champion,” said Ford. “She reflects Transwestern’s purpose to do business differently by empowering our team members through her relentless passion for supporting and uplifting those around her. In addition to her talent and expertise, Kristine has a tenacious spirit that pushes us to be better. I’m proud of her accomplishments and grateful for her partnership.”

Maggio joined Transwestern in 2014 as Director of Marketing before rising to Executive Vice President of Administration and Marketing. Over the past eight years, she has elevated Transwestern’s market presence through innovative marketing and communications tactics. With cross-functional expertise in administration, cultural development and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI), she has cultivated strong partnerships with leaders to implement employee-first workplace initiatives. She also serves as Transwestern’s local leader for its partnership with Make-A-Wish® Georgia.

As a member of Transwestern’s National DEI steering committee, Maggio was instrumental in shaping the company’s overall DEI framework and overarching goals. In addition, she works with stakeholders across the country to foster a collaborative, supportive workplace.

“I believe success is predicated on the strength of the people behind the scenes,” said Maggio. “I’m thankful to be part of Transwestern’s collaborative environment that champions diverse perspectives and creative thinking. I look forward to partnering with Bruce and regional teams to continue driving employee and client growth and satisfaction.”

Maggio was recognized by as a top commercial real estate marketing influencer in 2022. She serves as marketing advisor to the Board of Mary Hall Freedom House, volunteer softball coach at Northside Youth Organization, and past Board member and coach for Rhyne Park, a girl’s fastpitch softball league. In addition, she is an active advisor to the Board of Parents Partnered for Preemies.

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About Transwestern Real Estate Services
Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types through a comprehensive perspective and by providing solutions grounded in sound market intelligence. Part of the Transwestern companies, the firm applies a consultative approach to Agency Leasing, Asset Services, Tenant Advisory + Workplace Solutions, Capital Markets, and Research & Investment Analytics.

The privately held Transwestern companies have been delivering a higher level of personalized service and innovative real estate solutions since 1978. Through an integrated, customized approach that begins with good ideas, the firm drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, and investment management. Operating from 33 U.S. offices, Transwestern extends its platform capabilities globally through strategic alliance partners whose unique geographic, cultural, and business expertise fuels creative solutions. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:
Jaime Luckey

Kristine Maggio

Regional Operating Officer

Atlanta, Georgia

(404) 842-6608

Bruce Ford

President | Eastern U.S.

Atlanta, Georgia

(404) 842-6586