Ian Cosman has been in the commercial real estate industry since 1999, and joined CBRE as a Real Estate Manager in March 2007. In February 2007, Ian relocated from Toronto, Canada to South Florida. He currently manages Coastal Tower, a twelve-story Class A office tower in Fort Lauderdale. His responsibilities include physical management of the building, tenant relations, client communication and satisfaction, financial reporting, marketing, lease administration, and on-site supervision of a team of four employees. Ian also manages a NNN industrial property in Miramar.
Prior to his relocation to sunny South Florida and joining CBRE, Ian enjoyed a 27-year career with Canada’s largest retailer, Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited. His business exposure included accounting, construction finance, construction project management, property management and network real estate development. During his five years in the property management division, Ian managed in excess of 1,000 corporately owned and leased retail locations across Canada. Prior to his departure from the company, in his role as Director, CTREL, he was responsible for the regional network development of Mark’s Work Wearhouse, a strategic business unit and subsidiary of the corporation. During this aggressive three year expansion program, Ian successfully delivered annually an excess of 20 development projects which included new stores, relocations and retail outlet expansions.
- Building Owners and Managers Association Fort Lauderdale/Palm Beaches (BOMA) Executive Board of Directors Member (Secretary Treasurer)
- MiraLago @ Parkland Executive Board of Directors Member (Secretary)
- CCIM delegate
BOMA Outstanding Building of the Year (“TOBY”) Award, Best Renovated Building, Coastal Tower, 2014
BOMA Outstanding Building of the Year (“TOBY”) Award, 250,001 – 500,000 square feet, Coastal Tower, 2015
USGBC LEED Silver Certification , Coastal Tower, 2012-2016
BOMA 360 Performance Building Certified, Coastal Tower, 2012-2016
USEPA Energy Star Certification, Coastal Tower, 2006-2016
- Atkinson College/York University, Toronto, Canada; BAS Program
- Licensed Florida Real Estate Salesperson
- CBRE Global Investors
- California State Teachers Retirement System