As Vice President, Director of Transaction Management in CBRE's New York Transaction Management Hub, John Morrill is responsible for providing real estate strategic planning and transaction management services to multi national corporations, municipalities and governmental authorities. Clients include The City of New York, New York Health and Hospitals Corporation, Consolidated Edison, Inc. and Cegedim Dendrite.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Morrill was head of real estate for Consolidated Edison where he managed a 4.4 million square foot portfolio of commercial property and completed several major dispositions and acquisitions. Dispositions included one of the largest land sales in Manhattan, 8.9 acres of land just south of the United Nations to Fisher Brothers and Solow Development including negotiation of a risk transfer agreement with AIG and TRC Companies for the demolition and remediation of the properties. Acquisitions included identification and purchase of several land parcels between one and four acres each for the construction of electrical distribution infrastructure. Con Edison’s tenants included RCN Companies and JetBlue’s national headquarters.
Prior to Con Edison Mr. Morrill was a Property Manager and Site Development Director for Sprint PCS, a start up wireless telecommunications company, for the build out of the New York metropolitan area and the northeast region. Mr. Morrill also has prior real estate experience working in the public sector were he completed leasing assignments for over two million square feet of office, retail and industrial space and managed a portfolio of over one hundred commercial leases.