Joel M. Berger Promoted to Managing Director

CHICAGO, IL (December 17, 2009) – Jeffrey Bernstein, Principal and Co-President  of Bradford Allen, announced the recent promotion of Joel M. Berger from director to managing director with the firm’s Office Brokerage Group in Chicago.

“We are extremely proud of our dedicated professionals,” said Bernstein. “Joel has proven that even in a challenging market climate, deals can and do get done. It’s really a testament to his hard work.”

An office tenant and landlord representation specialist, Mr. Berger joined Bradford Allen in 2004. He currently oversees the firm’s Lombard office, managing the Suburban Office Group’s day to day operations as well as overseeing broker training and recruiting. Mr. Berger continues to work on transactions while developing a business plan and vision for the future in conjunction with Mr. Bernstein.

Notable recent transactions include a 15,000-square-foot expansion and renewal on behalf of Automated Engineering at 40 Shuman Blvd in Naperville; a 15,000-square-foot expansion and relocation on behalf of the Illinois Center for Broadcasting at 455 Eisenhower Ln in Lombard; an 11,000-square foot expansion and relocation on behalf of Rx Solutions (a Walgreen’s company) at 2050 Finley Rd in Lombard; and an 8,000-square-foot renewal on behalf of Play Mechanix at 800 Roosevelt Rd in Glen Ellen.

Berger is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He is a licensed real estate sales person in the state of Illinois.

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