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Fairfield / Westchester Program Committee

John Greenspan
Fairfield/Westchester Program Committee
David Adam Realty

John Greenspan joined DAR in 2013 as Director of Acquisitions and Asset Management, and was promoted to Managing Director, Investments in 2016. John has over fifteen years of institutional real estate investment experience. Prior to DAR, Mr. Greenspan served as Managing Director at Commonfund, where John managed the acquisition, asset management, and disposition activities for a diversified $500+ million portfolio of real estate investments in major markets across the US. Prior to Commonfund, John was an Investment Manager at GE Asset Management, where he actively managed a $400 million portfolio of office, retail, industrial, and multifamily assets on behalf of GE Pension Trust. 

John has a BA in American Studies from Trinity College, and an MBA from Georgetown University. John is a member of ICSC and was the President of the Fairfield County Chapter of the Real Estate Finance Association of Connecticut (REFA-CT) for 2016-17. 

Al Mirin

Fairfield/ Westchester Program Committee 

Cushman & Wakefield

Al Mirin is considered one of the most accomplished commercial real estate professionals in Fairfield and Westchester Counties—is an Executive Director, Capital Markets, within Cushman & Wakefield’s Stamford, Connecticut office.

Mr. Mirin has been recognized as a leader in investment sales in the region for the past 25 years. He directs Cushman & Wakefield’s regional Investment Sales and Private Capital Group, specializing in middle market building sales. In this position, Mr. Mirin is able to enhance his value proposition with his clients, advising them on how to increase long-term asset value when the time comes to monetize that asset, whether through sale or financing. The Private Capital Group’s focus is sales and strategic consulting on behalf of owners of office, industrial, retail and multi-housing properties.

Mr. Mirin previously served as Senior Vice President at CBRE, Inc. in Stamford, specializing in investment properties. In that capacity, he acted as advisor in more than 20 million square feet of transactions, totaling in excess of $8 billion.

Craig Way
Fairfield/Westchester Program Committee
HB Nitkin

Craig Way handles all portfolio leasing activities and is involved in all major company decisions. Other direct responsibilities include sourcing new acquisitions, dispositions, supervising tenant improvement work and attaining permits and approvals for pad site developments. Since arriving at The HB Nitkin Group in 1995, Mr. Way has fostered quality relationships with brokers and tenants alike which has led to consistent portfolio occupancy of over 95%. He has completed leasing transactions with over 300 tenants for a total of over 3 million square feet leased. Much of Mr. Ways leasing efforts have been concentrated on specialty and downtown projects which HB Nitkin owns.

Prior to joining HB Nitkin, Mr. Way spent 10 years at GE Capital working in all facets of their commercial real estate business including new loan and portfolio originations, structured finance, asset management and workouts. Mr. Way received a B.A. from The University of California, Berkeley. Mr. Way is an active member of the ICSC (co-chair of Connecticut Fairfield division) and REFA.





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