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Michael Moran

Senior Vice President

Michael Moran

Senior Vice President
+1 513 3691363
+1 513 2412291


201 East Fifth Street
Suite 2200
Cincinnati, OH 45202
+1 513 369 1300
+1 513 241 2291

Professional Experience

Michael joined CBRE in 2000 and is part of the Cincinnati Global Workplace Solutions Team, which leverages their specific expertise in performing multi-disciplinary transactions and full portfolio analysis. The GWS team serves as an advisor to corporations in making highly informed real estate decisions, reducing cost, creating value, and improving performance. His primary responsibilities include the day-to-day oversight of his clients' account Transactions and Portfolio Management. Currently, he has responsibility for portfolios representing a combined 25 million square feet.
As Transaction Manager, Michael coordinates CBRE Brokerage personnel in property acquisition and disposition throughout the United States. This includes strategic planning and implementation of the real estate initiatives with regards to new or existing facilities. In the past five years, Michael and his team coordinated in excess of 160 real estate deals annually. 
In his career, Michael has delivered over $151 million in client savings via transaction programs ranging from lease restructuring, surplus property dispositions, strategic acquisitions or relocations, M&A consulting, portfolio optimization, and other CAPEX and OPEX savings initiatives. 
Michael began his career with CBRE as an Office Specialist and participated in dozens of transactions representing tenants, landlords, sublease dispositions, owner/user dispositions and investment sales.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • National Association of Realtors
  • Ohio Association of Realtors
  • Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors
  • International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • U.S. Green Building Council, Member - Cincinnati Chapter
  • U.S. Green Building Council - LEED® Accredited Professional
  • Lean-Sigma, Green Belt
  • CoreNet Global




  • Cincinnati Office Top Producers (Top Five): 2001, 2003-2007, 2009-2011, 2013-2014
  • Cincinnati Area Board of Realtors – Top Producers: 2001 – Present
  • CBRE Eastern Division “Rookie of the Year” Candidate in 2001
  • Top 10 GWS Account Management Team - 2005 GWS Account Excellence Award
  • GWS (Global) Transaction Management Excellence Team Award - 2007
  • CBRE Cincinnati Cup Award Winner for Outstanding Cincinnati Professional – 2011 & 2015


  • Licensed Real Estate Agent, Ohio and Kentucky
  • University of Kentucky, Bachelor of Business Administration; Finance
  • Cincinnati Insurance Company Underwriting School
  • Michael has attended numerous real estate training, marketing methodology, and technical seminars


Partial Transaction List


  • Fifth Third Bank, Cincinnati, OH - 125,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Fifth Third Bank, Chicago, IL - 142,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Fifth Third Bank, Southfield, MI - 90,000 Sq. Ft. (Tenant)
  • Barnes & Noble College Booksellers (HQ), Basking Ridge, NJ - 75,000 Sq. Ft.
  • Executive Centre - 124,134 Sq. Ft. (Landlord)
  • One Riverfront Place - 145,000 Sq. Ft. (Landlord)
  • Chester Tower - 156,933 Sq. Ft. (Landlord)
  • 19 Broadcast - 82,327 Sq. Ft. (Landlord)



  • Fifth Third Bank
  • University of Cincinnati
  • O'Reilly Auto Parts
  • Invisible Ink Tattoo Removers
  • BelFlex Staffing Network
  • Buffalo Wings & Rings
  • Barnes & Noble College Booksellers
  • GE Capital
  • Ohio Casualty Group
  • Cincinnati Financial
  • Xerox Corp.
  • Hasbro 
  • DRA Advisors
  • Brantly Security 
  • CitiFinancial
  • Allstate 
  • R.L. Polk & Co.
  • Malrite Communications

Michael Moran

Senior Vice President
+1 513 3691363
+1 513 2412291