Colliers International | Pittsburgh Announces Brad Kelly appointed as Director of Retail Services
Colliers International | Pittsburgh is pleased to announce that Brad Kelly has joined the firm as Director of Retail Services. His responsibilities include all aspects of retail leasing, sale and development, as both a tenant and landlord representative.
“We have now bolstered our retail capabilities with Brad on board. The combination of Brad and Colliers International’s premier retail service platform gives our clients the ability to realize their goals more quickly and more economically,” said Gregg Broujos, managing director and founding principal at Colliers International Pittsburgh. “His appointment as Director of Retail Services is another example of Colliers International l Pittsburgh accelerating success for our clients.”
Previously, Mr. Kelly spent approximately 5 years with ECHO Real Estate Services, as Director of Brokerage Services, where he served as an exclusive representative for Giant Eagle excess space disposition and all GetGo Convenience Store acquisitions and developments in Western PA, West Virginia, and Maryland. During that time, he completed more than 30 new GetGo deals and successfully leased over 400,000 sq. ft. within the excess space portfolio, and successfully developed and implemented Giant Eagle’s ValuKing expansion strategy for Ohio and Erie, PA. He also negotiated and secured new locations for national retailers who included Dicks Sporting Goods, Ashley Furniture, ACE Hardware, and Best Buy. Additionally, Mr. Kelly represented the brand new White Oaks Development in Bridgeport, WV where he completed over 95,000 sq. ft. of office leases and freestanding retail developments with Equitable Gas, Subway, Huntington Bank, IHOP Restaurant, Holiday Inn Express, and SpringHill Suites.
Prior to that, he spent approximately 5 years with Langholz Wilson and Associates as a retail commercial real estate sales broker, specializing in buyer and tenant representation, listing and sales, corporate services, and referral generation in the areas of office, retail, and industrial properties.
Brad Kelly is a native of Charleston, West Virginia, and has been living in the greater Pittsburgh for over twelve years. He brings more than fifteen years of client-based service experience to the commercial real estate industry with a focus on retail sale and leasing matters. He is a licensed real estate salesperson in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and West Virginia, and is an active volunteer with The Woodlands Foundation in Wexford, a non-profit organization dedicated to enriching the lives of children and young adults with disability and chronic illness.
Mr. Kelly holds a Bachelor of Science degree from West Virginia University, with a major in Business Marketing.
Colliers International | Pittsburgh offers flexible, customized solutions to meet and exceed client goals, including brokerage, consulting, corporate services, facility and asset management, investment services, project management, valuation services, marketing and market research to individuals, businesses and investors. The firm has 15 brokers plus support staff and approximately 10 million square feet of active listings.
About Colliers International
Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world with 12,500 professionals operating out of more than 500 offices in 61 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research. Commercial Property Executive and Multi-Housing News magazines ranked Colliers International as the top U.S. real estate company and the latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second most recognized commercial real estate brand in the world.
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