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Jim Sakanich

Senior Vice President

Jim Sakanich

Senior Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 847 5721455

Chicago

321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60654
+1 312 935 1400

Professional Experience

 

Jim Sakanich is a Senior Vice President in Retail Services. Jim has been part of the CBRE team for over 26 years. He specializes in representing major retailers throughout Metro Chicago, Northern Illinois and the Midwest. Jim has completed over 1000 retail transactions, with over 6.4 million square feet leased during his career.

 

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

 

  • Regional Director of Midwest Retailer Services Group
  • Member of CBRE's National Retail Advisory Council
  • Member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Illinois Real Estate Broker
  • Indiana Real Estate Broker

 

Achievements

 

  • Greater Chicago Food Depository Retail Broker of the Year Award: 2003, 2010, 2011 
  • #1 Retail Broker, Chicago Region, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 
  • CBRE's Larry Perrish Award, 2007 - Given for dedication, expertise, cooperation and a willingness to help others.
  • CBRE Chicago Retail Top 5 since 1991

 

Education



  • BS, Public Affairs, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN​

Clients


  • Cabela's  |  80,000-125,000 SF
  • Galyan's (Dick's)  |  100,000 SF
  • Saver's  |  30,000-32,000 SF
  • Big Lots  |  30,000 SF
  • West Elm  |  20,000 SF
  • K&G Men's & Women's Center  |  25,000 SF
  • REI  |  25,000 SF
  • Fresh Fields (Whole Foods)  |  25,000 - 50,000 SF
  • West Marine  |  15,000-25,000 SF
  • Ethan Allen  |  20,000 SF
  • Old Navy  |  14,800-18,800 SF
  • Guitar Center  |  10,000 - 18,000 SF
  • Citi Trends  |  12,000-15,000 SF 
  • Walgreen's  |  15,000 SF 
  • Discovery  |  15,000 SF
  • Anna's Linens  |  10,000 SF
  • Pottery Barn and Pottery Barn Kids  |  10,000 SF
  • Biaggi's Ristorante Italiano  |  8,500 SF  |  Fine Dining
  • Gap/Gap Kids  |  8,000 SF 
  • Victoria's Secret  |  8,000 SF
  • Williams-Sonoma  |  6,000 SF 
  • Maurice's  |  5,000 SF 
  • Chico's  |  4,500 SF
  • White House/Black Market  |  3,500 SF​

Jim Sakanich

Senior Vice President
Meet the Team
+1 847 5721455

Chicago

321 N. Clark Street
Suite 3400
Chicago, IL 60654
+1 312 935 1400