Press Release

CBRE hires AJ Magner as executive vice president in Cleveland, Ohio

01 5月 2018

CBRE is pleased to announce it has hired AJ Magner as an executive vice president. He will be joining the established Advisory & Transaction Services team of Jesse Grant and Barry Holtzer.


“I’m excited to join CBRE and the Cleveland-based Advisory & Transaction team focusing on corporate real estate services,” said Mr. Magner. “I look forward to expanding our service capabilities to serve our valuable and growing client base.”


Mr. Magner will be responsible for sourcing and servicing corporate business relationships focused on portfolio strategy, site selection, transaction management, project management and portfolio administration.


“We enthusiastically welcome AJ to CBRE and our team,” said Mr. Holtzer. “I feel like we got the number one pick in the draft and got it right. AJ's extensive corporate real estate expertise and desire to contribute to our core values are a win for both CBRE and our clients.”


“Having the unique opportunity to bring on someone with a strategic perspective and a skill set as robust as AJ’s was an absolute no-brainer,” said Mr. Grant. “As this business expands and our client’s requirements become more geographically disparate and demanding, we are deeply committed to both innovation in service delivery and to building an infrastructure that promotes the highest level of problem solving and proactive portfolio management. Teaming up with top talent like AJ is paramount to those commitments.”    


Mr. Magner has 19years of corporate real estate experience. Prior to joining CBRE, he worked at Jones Lang LaSalle as an executive vice president and managing director for ten years and as a vice president at The Staubach Company for three years. Prior to that, Mr. Magner worked for a major chemical company in progressively responsible roles including: real estate, facility management, finance and corporate strategy (M&A) in North America and Europe. Mr. Magner has managed over$1 billion inreal estate transactions for his clients and former employers.


Mr. Magner is a graduate of The University of New Orleans, with a Bachelor’s Degree in Urban Studies. He alsohas aMasters in Urban Planning, Design & Development from Cleveland State University, as well as a Master’s in BusinessAdministration from Cleveland State University.

About CBRE Group, Inc.
CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2021 revenue). The company has more than 105,000 employees (excluding Turner & Townsend employees) serving clients in more than 100 countries. CBRE serves a diverse range of clients with an integrated suite of services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at