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Ken Zirk

Senior Vice President

Ken Zirk

Senior Vice President
Licensed: PA, Licensed Salesperson: NJ
Meet the Team
+1 215 5618918
+1 215 2845700
+1 215 5576719

Philadelphia Downtown

50 S. 16th Street
Suite 3000
Philadelphia, PA 19102
+1 215 561 8900
+1 215 5576719

Professional Experience

Ken Zirk is a Senior Vice President with CBRE’s Advisory & Transaction Services group in Philadelphia. He specializes in providing site selection, economic incentives, and financial analysis for both industrial and office clients. 

Mr. Zirk has over 33 years of experience in negotiating real estate transactions on behalf of clients, locally, nationally and internationally.  

Most recent assignments include KDC Agribusiness, Subaru of America’s Corporate HQ and National Training Center, Five Below National Distribution Center, TEVA Pharmaceuticals, and multiple assignments for NFI Industries. 

Prior to joining the firm, Ken was with JLL as a Senior Vice President, Trammell Crow Company and was a Senior Manager with the real estate consulting practice at Ernst & Young LLP.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • CoreNet Global – Board Member for the Philadelphia Chapter and the Eastern Regional Symposium 2012-present
  • CoreNet Global – President, Philadelphia Chapter 2009, 2010, and 2011
  • Philadelphia Cares – CBRE Member for Volunteer Work
  • The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Zell/Lurie Real Estate Center – Mentor Program
  • The Pennington School – Board of Trustees
  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson: PA and NJ

Education


  • Rutgers University, Bachelor of Science; Economics

Clients

  • Subaru of America
  • NFI Industries
  • Five Below
  • Teva Pharmaceuticals
  • Comcast
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb
  • Aurobindo Pharma
  • The Wharton School
  • Quaker Chemical
  • Willis Towers Watson
  • Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • The University of Pennsylvania
  •  KPMG
  • Wells Fargo 
  • Temple University Health Systems
  • Unisys
  • AON

Ken Zirk

Senior Vice President
Licensed: PA, Licensed Salesperson: NJ
Meet the Team
+1 215 5618918
+1 215 2845700
+1 215 5576719

Philadelphia Downtown

50 S. 16th Street
Suite 3000
Philadelphia, PA 19102
+1 215 561 8900
+1 215 5576719