Dan Svachula Joins as Director, Agency Leasing
6 Feb, 2012, Chicago
Cushman & Wakefield of Illinois, Inc. (C&W) announces the hiring of Dan Svachula as Agency Leasing Director in its Corporate Occupier and Investor Services (CIS) Group. Mr. Svachula will be based out of C&W's Rosemont office and brings over 12 years of commercial real estate brokerage and asset management experience to the firm. He will play a key role in building C&W's Suburban Chicago Agency Leasing Group.
"We're very excited to have Dan Svachula join C&W in our Rosemont office," Shawn P. Mobley, C&W Chicago Market Leader, said. "Building our agency leasing practice is one of our top priorities. Dan's extensive leasing experience and strong relationships with suburban landlords help deepen our service offering in that area."
Mr. Svachula joins C&W from Younan Properties, where he served as Regional Leasing Manager. While at Younan, Mr. Svachula managed the leasing of a seven-building, 1.7-million-square-foot portfolio and oversaw 34 new leases totaling over 266,000 square feet. He previously also worked at Transwestern Commercial Services, growing suburban assignments from a single 150,000-square-foot building to a twenty-two-building, 3.4-million-square-foot portfolio. Some of the clients Mr. Svachula has represented include: Siete 7, Transwestern Investment Company, StoneCreek Properties, Romanek Properties, Prime Group Realty Trust and GreenCourte Partners.
Mr. Svachula studied economics at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is a five-time CoStar PowerBroker award winner and a member of the Chicago Office Leasing Broker Association (COLBA).