The Addition of This Industry Veteran Enhances the Dominant Market Position for the Firm’s Palm Beach County Commercial Brokerage Operations
WEST PALM BEACH, FL, May 2, 2017 — Cushman & Wakefield announced today that Anthony Librizzi has joined the firm as a Managing Director of Commercial Brokerage in the company’s West Palm Beach Office.
Librizzi will assume a leading role with an office leasing group that includes Palm Beach County Managing Principal Mark L. Pateman, Director Tara England, Director Kevin D. Landers, Director Michael H. Feldman, Senior Associate Michael Osiecki and Associate Merritt Etner.
Librizzi comes to Cushman & Wakefield after nine years at CBRE, where he served as Senior Vice President assisting both office landlords and tenants in West Palm Beach, North Palm Beach and along the Treasure Coast. His prior brokerage experience includes two years at Applefield Waxman Commercial Real Estate.
“We are thrilled to welcome Anthony to Cushman & Wakefield,” said Pateman, who was recently elevated to Managing Principal of the firm’s Palm Beach County operations. “He brings excellent relationships, a tremendous breadth and depth of experience, and a thorough understanding of the Palm Beach County office market. Anthony was one of our best competitors, and now we get to partner with him to help grow our office leasing operations in Palm Beach County.”
“I’m excited to be a part of what Cushman & Wakefield is building, not only here in South Florida and the state, but throughout the entire country,” said Librizzi. “Over the last two years, many of the top-producing teams in South Florida have joined Cushman & Wakefield to be a part of its world class organization and entrepreneurial brand.”
“Mark and I have talked about a partnership for many years and now is the perfect opportunity for both us and our valued clients,” added Librizzi. “Our dynamic team is made up of the brightest, hardest-working, market-leading professionals in Palm Beach County, and we look forward to providing best-in-class advisory services to all our clients.”
Librizzi built strong relationships with some of South Florida’s largest investors and landlords, such as RedSky Capital, Alchemy-ABR Partners, AEW Capital, Lexington Realty Trust, Breakers Capital, Tower Realty Partners, and Praedium Group. Librizzi has also represented some of the most prominent tenants in the region, including American Express, AT&T, FPL, Merrill Lynch, Lighthouse Partners and TD Bank.
Librizzi has led leasing efforts for a portfolio of more than 1.75 million square feet of office space throughout Palm Beach County. This portfolio includes some of Palm Beach County’s most recognizable office assets, such as Congress Corporate Park, Esperante Corporate Center, One Clearlake Center, Tower 1555, Corporate Center at the Gardens, 1700 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard and Gardens Medical Pavilion.
Librizzi is a member of the Palm Beach County Business Development Board, PGA Corridor Association, Northern Palm Beach County Chamber of Commerce and NAIOP. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Political Science from Florida State University.
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