New York, NY – Cushman & Wakefield has named Executive Managing Director, Robert Giglio the real estate services firm’s top producer globally, and Americas top office producer, in 2017. This is the first time Mr. Giglio has secured this designation. In 2017, Mr. Giglio closed transactions totaling 1.1 million square feet for private and government clients.
“Robert is an exceptional professional with outstanding strategic insights and deep knowledge of the New York market,” Shawn Mobley, Chief Executive – Americas for Cushman & Wakefield. “His determination and commitment to providing the best results for his clients earned him this honor, and we could not be prouder to acknowledge his efforts on behalf of the entire firm.”
Mr. Giglio has been with Cushman & Wakefield for over 20 years of his 30-year career. Since joining the firm in 1997, he has executed more than 12 million square feet of leases, licenses and build-to-suits globally, specializing in tenant representation services. Public and private clients Giglio has served in his career include The City of NY, The Nielsen Companies, Aetna, PwC, Heineken, J.P. Morgan Investments, and STV, Inc, among others.
“Robert’s background as an attorney is evident in his strong negotiating, organizational and management skills,” said John Santora, Vice Chairman and President of New York Tri-State Region for Cushman & Wakefield. “His comprehensive legal understanding of all aspects of leasing and sales, along with his unparalleled dedication and perseverance in each transaction make him an inspiration to the entire Cushman & Wakefield team to always aim to deliver innovative solutions and drive meaningful results to our clients.”
Robert has consistently ranked among the top 100 brokers at Cushman & Wakefield, and prior to 2017 has ranked as high as 9th nationally, earning The President’s Circle Award for achievement as a top producer. Additionally, Robert is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York and the New York State and Connecticut Bar Associations.
In addition to Mr. Giglio’s recognition, the firm also announced:
- Manhattan’s Laura Pomerantz, Vice Chairman, ranked as Top Retail Producer
- New Jersey’s Charles Fern, Executive Managing Director, ranked as Top Industrial Producer and
- Long Island’s Clarke Lewis, Senior Managing Director, ranked as Top Valuation & Advisory Producer
- Washington DC’s Paul Collins, Vice Chair, ranked as Top Capital Markets Producer
“We know that real estate is driven by relationships – and we know those relationships are built and maintained by talented professionals that are dedicated to their clients,” said Mobley. “There’s no substitute for great talent and these exceptional professionals prove their value every single day.”
About Cushman & Wakefield
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm with 45,000 employees in more than 70 countries helping occupiers and investors optimize the value of their real estate. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $6 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.