Senior Vice President
Mark Georgas is currently a Senior Vice President with JLL’s downtown agency leasing team, specializing exclusively in landlord representation for Downtown Chicago office properties. Current assignments include 224 South Michigan, 190 South LaSalle, 123 North Wacker, One North Franklin & 363 West Erie, On behalf of such owners as University of Notre Dame, Beacon Capital, LaSalle Investment Management, MetLife, and Spaulding & Slye.
Mark joined JLL in October 2013 after almost nine years with CBRE. He has 17 years of commercial real estate brokerage experience, spanning both suburban and downtown Chicago markets and serving a variety of institutional and entrepreneurial owners. Since joining JLL, Mark has leased in excess of 3.0m square feet, including large HQ deals with Kraft-Heinz, Motorola Solutions and JLL, in addition to multiple leases over +100k SF. Such efforts earned Mark recognition as one of the Top 295 producers across JLL in 2015, and multiple nominations for Deal of the Year and Leasing Representative of the Year awards.
While at CBRE, Mark was a top volume producer annually, completing in excess of 450 transactions during his tenure. Past clients include Irvine Company, KBS Realty Advisors, AmTrust Realty, GE/Arden Realty, Opus North, Founders Properties, Dayton Street Partners, Alvarez & Marsal Property Investments and Duke Realty, among others. With a focus on identifying and analyzing every alternative and a strong background in branding and communications, Mark is able to develop strategies for clients that maximize the value of their assets. Mark’s commitment to excellence and his high level of character drive him to achieve the best deal in the marketplace on behalf of his clients.
EDUCATION AND AFFILIATIONS
Mark is a graduate of University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign. He is a licensed real estate broker in Illinois. Mark is an active member of COLBA.