Columbus, Ohio – December 29, 2014 – CBRE has announced the addition of Nicholas Paraskos to the Columbus, Ohio office as a Brokerage Sales Assistant. Paraskos will assist Rick Trott and Kevin McGrath in the leasing and sales initiatives of industrial properties.
Paraskos joins CBRE from Speedway LLC, operator of a chain of combination gas stations and convenience stores. As a District Manager for the company, he operated 13 locations and managed over 140 employees. In this capacity, he was responsible for superior customer satisfaction, the daily sales report, and conducted profit and loss statement analyses. Additionally, Paraskos staffed management positions, trained new managers and made great contributions to leadership development within the company.
"Nicholas brings with him both the quality skills and the level of service orientation that are essential to enhancing our local team of experts," said Michael Copella, CBRE Managing Director for the Columbus office. "We are excited to have him join the team."
Paraskos earned his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky.
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