CBRE Group, Inc. announced that senior vice president Geoffrey Schubert has been selected by the New Jersey Chapter of NAIOP to receive the organization’s 2015 Industry Service Award.
The prestigious award recognizes firms or individuals that have made substantial contributions to the commercial real estate industry in support of its goals.
Schubert will be honored at NAIOP New Jersey’s 28th Annual Commercial Real Estate Awards Gala, which will be held on May 14 at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, N.J.
Schubert has been in the real estate business for 49 years, specializing in the office sector. He has leased or sold more than four million square feet of office product in the past four years alone.
Ranked in the top five percent of CBRE professionals nationally, Mhis primary focus has been working in the Hudson, Middlesex, Monmouth, Somerset, Morris and Bergen County markets.
His efforts are specifically geared toward agency and tenant representation, build-to-suit business and investment sales.
Jeff Hipschman, senior managing director, CBRE New Jersey, said, “Geoff embodies what it means to be an industry leader. He continually uses his strategic skill set and diligent work ethic to guide his team to success. It goes without saying that this honor is exceptionally well deserved.”
Prior to his role at CBRE, Mr. Schubert was senior vice president and managing director of New Jersey operations at Koll Management Services, which was acquired by CBRE in 1997.
During his career as a real estate professional, he also served as president and chief executive officer of Bridgewood Properties, Inc. and as president of the New Jersey division of Vantage Companies.