Michael  Svoboda

Senior Vice President

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Michael J. Svoboda is a Senior Vice President with CBRE, specializing in the acquisition and disposition of major industrial properties. Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Svoboda was involved in marketing with a major primary metal producer and served as a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Naval Air Reserve.

Mr. Svoboda is focused on major industrial user, developer, and redevelopment projects in the Midwest.

ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2010 Recipient NAIOP Industrial BTS of year | 3M, DeKalb
  • 2009 Recipient SIOR Professional Achievement Award | Largest Transaction with Platinum Sponsor (Central Grocers, 938,000 SF)
  • 2008 Recipient NAIOP BTS of Year | Central Grocers
  • 2008 Recipient NAIOP Industrial Transaction of the Year
  • 2006 Recipient SIOR Chicago Chapter, Cooperative Transaction of the Year
  • 2006 Recipient SIOR National, Cooperative Transaction of the Year
  • 2006 Recipient NAIOP Industrial Development of the Year | Andrew Corporation
  • 2006 Nominated NAIOP Industrial Development of the Year | Andrew Corporation
  • 2006 Nominated Build to Suit Project of the Year | Greater Chicago Food Depository | Andrew
  • 2005 Nominated NAIOP Industrial Transaction of the year | RR Donnelley 
  • 2005 Nominated NAIOP Industrial Development of the Year | RR Donnelley
  • 2005 Nominated NAIOP Industrial Investment Transaction of the Year | LFI/TNT
  • 2004 Professional Achievement Award | Largest Transaction with Platinum Sponsor 
  • 2004 NAIOP Suburban Industrial Transaction of the Year | Bay Travelgear
  • 2002 #1 Sales Professional | CBRE Chicago Region Industrial Sun-Times/Greater Chicago Food Depository Award for Industrial Suburban Transaction of the Year
  • CBRE Chicago Circle | 1998 - 2006
  • Licensed to practice in five Midwestern states