Tony Cerniglia is a Vice President in the
Retail Services division of CBRE. He is currently responsible for tenant/landlord
representation and project leasing in the Southeast market. His duties include
leasing, acquisition/disposition, land brokerage and development.
Previously, Mr. Cerniglia was Vice
President of Staubach Retail-Southeast. Prior to joining Staubach, he was a
Senior Vice President for Wells Real Estate Investment Trust from 1996 to 2005,
a real estate investment trust located in Atlanta. Wells’ primary business was
acquiring commercial real estate leased to high credit, national tenants.
During Mr. Cerniglia’s career at Wells, the company grew from a local company
with $25 million in annual revenue to a national firm with more than $4 billion
in annual revenue. In 2001 and 2002,
Wells was the largest purchaser of commercial real estate in the United States.
Mr. Cerniglia’s duties included leasing, acquisition, disposition and underwriting
of commercial properties, and was responsible for a 10 million-square-foot
portfolio of properties nationwide.
Mr. Cerniglia is a native of Atlanta and
has been engaged in the commercial real estate business since 1981.
In 2014, he was ranked in the top 5
Brokers for retail transaction volume by the Atlanta Commercial Board of