William (Tripp) Gulliford is the Senior Managing Director of CBRE’s North Florida region which includes Jacksonville, Orlando, Tampa and the Panhandle. He oversees all lines of business and the firm’s operations for North and Central Florida. He plays an integral role in leveraging CBRE’s comprehensive platform to provide service excellence to clients and forge new business relationships.
Mr. Gulliford brings more than two decades of commercial real estate, banking and management experience to CBRE. Prior to joining the company, he served as Managing Director of EverBank Commercial Advisors, overseeing the management and legal affairs for the bank’s non-performing and sub-performing commercial loan portfolio.
Prior to that, he was a principal with Midland Development Group where, together with his partners, he redeveloped and developed more than 20 retail and mixed-use properties. He also served as an executive at Regency Centers, a publicly traded national developer, owner and operator of approximately 345 grocery anchored and community shopping centers, with 17 regional offices and properties located in most major U.S. markets.
A lawyer by training, Mr. Gulliford practiced general business and commercial real estate law in Jacksonville with Rogers Towers and Ulmer, Murchison, Ashby & Taylor. He is a member of The Florida Bar, the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Urban Land Institute. Mr. Gulliford currently serves as the Chairman of the Jacksonville Housing Finance Authority.
Mr. Gulliford holds a J.D from Stetson University College of Law and at Bachelor of Arts from The University of the South.
- Stetson University College of Law, Juris Doctor
- The University of the South, Bachelor of Arts