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Donald M. Preate is an Executive Managing Director in JLL's New York office.  He currently focuses exclusively on tenant representation in the New York Tri-State region but has fulfilled his client requirements in the United States and across the globe through a worldwide platform.  Mr. Preate has represented high-profile clients in virtually every industry and takes great pride in his ability to develop and maintain long-term client relationships.

Mr. Preate has been a real estate professional, in New York City, for more than 25 years where he has continually refined his tenant representation specialization.  He has completed assignments for Adidas Group, Ankura Consulting, The Atlantic Philanthropies (USA), Boston Partners, Dell, Digitas, DNB Bank ASA, Dorsey & Whitney LLP, Ermenegildo Zegna, Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy LLP, Katz Media (Clear Chanel), Lacoste USA, MRY/Publicis, Nautica, New York Community Bancorp, Nippon Life Insurance, Northeast Series of Lockton Companies, The North Face, Steinway & Sons, Swiss Re America Holding Corp, Tory Burch LLC, Timberland, Vans and VF Corp.

Tenant Representation
Digitas345 Park Avenue South250,000
Steinway & Sons111 West 57th Street217,000
VF Sportswear, Inc. (VF Corp)40 West 57th Street170,000
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP7 Hanover Square117,000
Tory Burch LLC350 and 205 Hudson Street110,000
Swiss Re America Holding Corp.230 Park Avenue100,000
VF Sportswear, Inc. (VF Corp)40 West 57th Street100,000
MRY/Publicis11 West 19th Street78,000
VF Sportswear, Inc. (VF Corp)11 West 19th Street76,000
VF Sportswear, Inc. (VF Corp)11 West 19th Street75,000
Dorsey & Whitney51 West 52nd Street70,476
Fragomen, Del Rey, Bernsen & Loewy, LLP7 Hanover Square62,104
Moët Hennessy USA85 Tenth Avenue56,000
Banca Nationale del Lavoro25 West 51st Street55,000
Tory Burch LLC11 West 19th Street52,000
Tory Burch LLC11 West 19th Street52,000
Newport News, Inc. (Spiegel, Inc.)711 Third Avenue51,000
New York City Board of Education516 West 181st Street50,000
Adidas Group (Project management for retail flagship)565 Fifth Avenue45,000
Katz Media Group (Clear Channel)6500 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA45,000
DNB Bank ASA30 Hudson Yards45,000
The Atlantic Philanthropies (USA) Inc.One Hudson Square44,000
DNB Bank ASA200 Park Avenue43,000
VF Sportswear, Inc. (VF Corp)545 Washington Blvd, Jersey City, NJ43,000
AGA Catalog Marketing and DesignTwo ParkAvenue40,000
Lacoste USA551 Madison Avenue40,000
Tory Burch LLC11 West 19th Street35,000
Ermenegildo Zegna10 East 53rd Street21,000

Prior to joining JLL, Mr. Preate spent 22 years at Cushman & Wakefield where he started as an associate and was one of the youngest professionals to attain the title of Executive Vice President.  Mr. Preate was recognized numerous times as a "Top 100" national brokerage professional.

Education and Affiliations
Mr. Preate attended New York University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Economic, Cum Laude.  He then went on to the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University where he received an MBA in Marketing and Entrepreneurial Studies.

A resident of Manhattan since 1986, Mr. Preate is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, The Cougar Fund, The International Center of Photography, The Museum of Modern Art, Natural Resources Defense Council (Council of 1000), Roosevelt Island Racquet Club, Wildlife Conservation Society and Whitney Museum of American Art.