Frank Frizalone Joins C&W as Executive Director, National Industrial Services Group
12 Nov, 2007, Melville, NY
Cushman & Wakefield, the world’s largest privately held commercial real estate services firm, today announced that Frank Frizalone, SIOR, joined the firm as executive director, National Industrial Services Group. Mr. Frizalone will be based in the firm’s Long Island office located in Melville, NY.
Mr. Frizalone previously served as a managing principal of Newmark Knight Frank’s Long
Island office. In 2004, he received Newmark’s industrial broker of the year
Mr. Frizalone has more than 25 years experience representing companies in their industrial
leasing, sales and build-to-suit requirements, both regionally and nationally. He has
worked with a roster of local, national, and international clientele including Dana Commercial
Credit, Danaher Corporation, Watts Industries (Aerodyne Division), Omnicare, SYSCO Corporation,
United Capital Corp. and Parker Hannifin Corp.
“Frank Frizalone is considered one of Long Island’s most sought-after industrial brokerage professionals,” said Bob Sheehy, Cushman & Wakefield executive vice president and branch manager of the Long Island office. “He will be instrumental in the growth and expansion of Cushman & Wakefield’s industrial sales and leasing business on Long Island and nationally.”
Notable transactions completed by Mr. Frizalone have included the purchase of a 250,000-square-foot, build-to-suit facility on behalf of USAA; the representation of Atkins in leasing a 36,000 square foot corporate headquarter lease in New York City; the sale of a 100,000-square-foot industrial property in Hauppauge to Forest Labs; the lease of 110,000 square feet for Danaher Corp. in Massachusetts; the representation of CPS in the lease of 200,000 square feet for a distribution facility in Chicago and the representation of Parker-Hannifin Corp. in leasing 75,000 square feet of office space to Citibank; and the sale of an 80,000 square foot manufacturing facility in Deer Park for Global Steel Products.
“Cushman & Wakefield has made a significant investment in industrial services over the past several years,” Mr. Frizalone said. “I wanted to be a part of the growth of this sector and to utilize a global brand to meet the demands of my existing client base and one hich we can leverage to win more business.”
Mr. Frizalone is a past chairman of the Ethics Committee of the Commercial Industrial
Brokers Society; an active member and officer of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors
(SIOR); and a board member of CoreNet.
He resides in North Merrick, NY.
Cushman & Wakefield is the world’s largest privately held real estate services firm. Founded in 1917, the firm has 201 offices in 55 countries around the globe, and 11,000+ talented professionals. Cushman & Wakefield delivers integrated solutions by actively advising, implementing and managing on behalf of landlords, tenants, and investors through every stage of the real estate process. These solutions include helping clients to buy, sell, finance, lease, and manage assets. C&W also provides valuation advice, strategic planning and research, portfolio analysis, and site selection and space location assistance, among many other advisory services. To find out more about Cushman & Wakefield, please call 1-800-376-3133, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.cushmanwakefield.com.
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