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September 12, 2012
Cassidy Turley Names Tom McGarity to Lead Columbus, Ohio Office
COLUMBUS, OH – September 10, 2012 - Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced today that Tom McGarity has been promoted to Managing Principal of its Columbus office, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. McGarity will oversee 35 brokerage and property management associates and run the daily operations in Columbus, while focusing on Cassidy Turley’s strategic growth initiatives in that market.
Mr. McGarity has nearly 25 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President with Cassidy Turley where he specialized in retail and corporate service assignments with experience in the office and industrial sectors.
Mr. McGarity joined Cassidy Turley in 2006. Since that time, Mr. McGarity has been instrumental in securing a number of sales and leasing transactions with a variety of clients including JP Morgan Chase, Greif, Inc. and Bob Evans Restaurants.
“Cassidy Turley is pleased to have someone of Tom’s caliber leading its Columbus market,” said Doug Brandon, Cassidy Turley’s South Central Regional Managing Principal. “His established leadership in commercial real estate will greatly benefit our clients and our people. No doubt, his experience will contribute to the overall growth of our Columbus office as the commercial real estate market gains momentum.”
Mr. McGarity and his wife are long-time residents of Central Ohio.
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 3,600 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. The company represents a wide range of clients—from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, from local non-profits to major institutions. The firm completed transactions valued at $22 billion in 2011, manages 455 million square feet on behalf of institutional, corporate and private clients and supports more than 28,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and tenants with a full spectrum of integrated commercial real estate services—including capital markets, tenant representation, corporate services, project leasing, property management, project and development services, and research and consulting. Cassidy Turley enhances its global service delivery outside of North America through a partnership with GVA, giving clients access to commercial real estate professionals in 65 international markets. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.