Michael Adams

Senior Vice President at Colliers International

Michael Adams

Michael Adams

Senior Vice President at Colliers International

Biography

Michael Adams
Senior Vice President | Chicago

6250 North River Road, Suite 11-100
Rosemont, IL 60018
United States



Michael Adams joined Colliers International’s Office Advisory Group in 2007. He brings more than 20 years of diversified experience in commercial real estate, finance, construction, and architectural services.
Through his representation of tenants, Michael provides a variety of services including acquisitions, dispositions, business relocations, and lease negotiations. He creates strategic real estate plans that closely coincide with each client’s overall business objectives. Throughout his career, Michael has completed transactions totaling more than 10 million square feet.
Since joining Colliers, Michael has completed numerous high profile assignments including Aryzta AG’s four-building consolidation and relocation to downtown Chicago. Michael also represented Lake County Forest Preserve in a 100,000-square-foot building acquisition. Michael has twice been named to Colliers International’s Chicago-based Everest Club, an annual honor reserved for the firm’s top producers.


Prior to joining Colliers, Michael spent 9 years with Grubb & Ellis Commercial Real Estate in Rosemont, IL, most recently as Senior Vice President. In 2004-2005, he ranked among the Top 10 Chicago area producers and was named to the company’s “Circle of Excellence”. Before Grubb & Ellis, Michael spent four years as a Vice President for a general contracting firm.







Expertise:

Brokerage: Landlord Representation, Brokerage: Tenant Representation, Office
Clients:

Aryzta AG, Cardinal Intellectual Property, Columbia College of Missouri, Condell Hospital, Continental Automotive Systems, Cuisine De France, Dealer Product Services, Fibrecraft Material Corp., Fresenius Medical Care, Interactive Health, Irish Dairy Board, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft Foods, Lake County Forest Preserve, Lincoln National Insurance, MetLife, Mowery and Schoenfeld, Optics Planet Inc, Ortho Molcular, Park National Bank, Purac America, Sherwood Group, Smith Barney, Society of Actuaries, Vizioncore
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Education:

BS, DePaul University

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Chief Financial Officer at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Vice Chairman & Head-Retail Capital Markets at Newmark Group, Inc.

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Vice Chairman, Industrial at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Real Estate Agent at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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President, Landauer Valuation & Advisory at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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President, Management Services at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Former Senior Managing Director at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Senior Managing Director at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Senior Managing Director at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Senior Managing Director at Newmark & Company Real Estate, Inc.

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Michael Adams
Senior Vice President at Colliers International
Education
BS

DePaul, in common with all universities, is dedicated to teaching, research, and public service. However, in pursuing its own distinctive purposes, among these three fundamental responsibilities this university places highest priority on programs of instruction and learning. All curricula emphasize skills and attitudes that educate students to be lifelong, independent learners. DePaul provides sufficient diversity in curricular offerings, personal advisement, student services, and extracurricular activities to serve students who vary in age, ability, experience, and career interests. Full-time and part-time students are accorded equivalent service and are held to the same academic standards.

Career History
Senior Vice President
Current

Colliers International is a leader in global real estate offering comprehensive services to investors, property owners, tenants and developers around the world. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX FSV and FSV.PR.U), .

Senior Vice President
Prior

Grubb & Ellis Co. is a commercial real estate services and investment management company. The company's range of services includes tenant representation, property and agency leasing, commercial property and corporate facilities management, property sales, appraisal and valuation and commercial mortgage brokerage and investment management. It operates its business through the following segments: Management Services, Transaction Services, Investment Management and Daymark. The Management Services segment includes property management, corporate facilities management, project management, client accounting, business services and engineering services for corporate occupier and real estate investor clients. The Transaction Services segment comprises the company's real estate brokerage, valuation and appraisal operations. The Investment Management segment includes services for acquisition, financing and disposition with respect to its real estate investment trusts, asset management services related to its real estate investment trust, and dealer-manager services by its securities broker-dealer, which facilitates capital raising transactions for its real estate investment trust. The Daymark segment includes services for acquisition, financing and disposition with respect to the company's tenant-in-common programs and asset and property management services related to the company's tenant-in-common programs. The company was by Harold A. Ellis Jr. and Donald James Grubb Sr., founded in 1958 and is headquartered in Santa Ana, CA.

Other Affiliations

Michael Adams is affiliated with Colliers International, Grubb & Ellis Co.

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