Ed Milton is a Senior Managing Director with CBRE’s Global Workplace Solutions Group. He has served as Global Alliance Director for AT&T, where he led efforts by CBRE globally to support AT&T’s Corporate Real Estate Portfolio in Transaction and Facility Services, for AT&T Mobility in Retail Transaction and Project Management and for Facility and Call Center Services for AT&T Network and Tower Services. This portfolio was spread over 70,000 sites and over 65 countries.
Prior to being the Global Alliance Director for AT&T, Mr. Milton supported the Global Workplace Solutions division in Transaction Management for the East Region and as an Executive Account Leader over accounts such as Cox Communications, Baxter Healthcare, BNSF, Frito Lay, RBC, Delta and many others. Recently, Mr. Milton served as Interim Alliance Director for the American Express Account and led a Transformation Program which resulted in a five year contract/extension.
Mr. Milton joined CBRE in 1997 when the company acquired Koll Real Estate Services. At that time, he was President of Koll Southeast. Prior to that, Mr. Milton was with Rubloff, a Chicago-based real estate services firm that was purchased by Koll in 1993. At Rubloff, he was President of the firm’s Southeast Region.
A native of Manchester, Georgia, Mr. Milton has lived in Atlanta since 1974. Before entering the real estate industry, he worked in Washington, D.C., for the U.S. Senator of Georgia, David Gambrell and served Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter as his aide to the Southern Growth Policies Board. A graduate of Auburn University, where he was President of the Student Body, Mr. Milton now serves the school on its Real Estate Foundation and as a board member for the College of Liberal Arts. Mr. Milton has also served as President of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors and as President of the Georgia Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Parks.
- Auburn University, Board of the Council of Liberal Arts
- Atlanta Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Parks (NAIOP), past President
- Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (ACBR), past President
- Atlanta Commercial Board of Foundation (ACBR), member, Board of Directors
- CORENET, member