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Strategic Hire Strengthens Chicago Agency Leasing Team

January 29, 2024

CHICAGO – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the addition of Steve Degodny as Executive Vice President with the suburban Chicago agency leasing team. Based in the company’s Rosemont office, Steve will advise building owners and execute customized marketing and leasing programs for office space throughout the Chicago suburbs.

“We’re thrilled to have Steve join Transwestern,” said Executive Vice President Joe Stevens. “Steve is well-known, respected in the market, and will be a great asset to our team members and clients. I look forward to partnering with him to provide an expanded level of service and fresh ideas supported by economic and workplace trends.”

Degodny joins Transwestern from Golub & Company where he oversaw the leasing of commercial properties for its suburban Chicago portfolio. He brings over 30 years of experience, having advised and represented landlords with the acquisition, repositioning, and leasing of commercial property throughout multiple Chicago-area submarkets.

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About Transwestern Real Estate Services
Part of the Transwestern companies, Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) strives to add value for investors, owners and occupiers across all commercial property types. Fueled by a holistic perspective of the real estate life cycle, agility and creativity are hallmarks of our approach, while vast national resources and sound market intelligence underpin customized recommendations and property solutions.

Five dynamic, integrated companies make up the Transwestern enterprise, giving us the perspective to think broadly, deeply and creatively about commercial real estate. Clients and investors rely on us for expertise that spans institutional and opportunistic investment, development, hospitality, and brokerage and asset services. Our award-winning, collaborative culture empowers team members with resources and independence to work across boundaries in pursuit of innovative solutions, reinforcing a reputation for service excellence that translates to measurable results. Through offices nationwide and alliance partners around the globe, we positively impact the built environment and our communities while fostering a work climate that champions career vitality for all. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:
Mallory Martin

Steve Degodny

Executive Vice President

Rosemont, Illinois

(847) 354-4247

Joe Stevens

Executive Vice President

Rosemont, Illinois

(312) 881-7095