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Chris Hodge

Senior Vice President

Chris Hodge Senior Vice President
Cincinnati 201 East Fifth Street
Suite 2200
Cincinnati, OH 45202

Professional Experience

Chris Hodge joined CBRE Retail Services Team in 2003. Chris' expertise is centered around solely retail and dealing with landlord and tenant representation, new site rollouts, site acquisition and entitlement; shopping center repositioning and redevelopment and national surplus disposition for clients such as Kroger, Slate Asset Management, Ruler Foods, BB&T Bank, Fifth Third Bank, Boot Barn, Caliber, Floor & Decor, Encore Enterprises and more.

Prior to joining CBRE, Chris worked for Grubb & Ellis/West Shell Commercial as a Senior Vice President where he oversaw the retail department and worked on site selection, disposition, tenant representation and leasing activities for a variety of national accounts. Prior to Grubb & Ellis/West Shell Commercial, he worked for Trammell Crow Corporate Services, Ashland Oil and Midland Development Group.

He is actively involved with the American Cancer Society, Pink Ribbon Girls, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Mount Notre Dame High School and Moeller High School. 

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations

  • Member International Council of Shopping Centers since 1990
  • CBRE Retail Advisory Council
  • Executive Chair - American Cancer Society Golf Classic
  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society- “Man of the Year”
  • Member- CBRE Retail Development Group 
  • Laureate Society Member – American Cancer Society
  • Board Member - Pink Ribbon Girls



  • University of Dayton, Bachelor of Arts, Communication Management, Minor in Marketing
  • Licensed Real Estate Agent, Ohio and Kentucky


Significant Transactions

  • Kroger/Ruler Foods | OH, KY, IN, IL, TN, MO | 55 new Ruler Food locations
  • Slate Asset Management | OH, KY, MI, TN, IN | 7 new shopping center acquisitions and redevelopments
  • Fifth Third Bank | OH, KY, IN | 100 surplus dispositions/75 new site acquisitions
  • Tabani Acquisitions | Northgate Mall-Cincinnati | 450,000 SF redevelopment of Northgate Mall
  • Orscheln Farm & Home | OH, KY, MO, KS | 8 store rollout in the Midwest
  • Kroger | US | Currently assisting Kroger with a national surplus disposition project totaling 260 separate properties


Clients Represented

  • The Kroger Co
  • Fifth Third Bank
  • Haverty's Furniture
  • Fleet Feet
  • Boot Barn
  • Lululemon Athletics
  • Caliber Collision
  • SuperCuts
  • Skyline Chili
  • Spavia
  • Massage Envy
  • Frontgate
  • Nationwide Insurance
  • Honda
  • Rite Aid
  • Mike's Carwash
  • 4 Wheel Parts
  • Macy's
  • Ruler Food Stores
  • Bloomin Brands
  • BB&T
  • City Club Apartments
  • Sherwin Williams
Chris Hodge Senior Vice President
Cincinnati 201 East Fifth Street
Suite 2200
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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