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Herb Pleasant

Managing Director


Herb Pleasant Managing Director
950 Main Ave
Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44113

Professional Experience

CBRE, Cleveland Clinic
Deputy Alliance Director Herb Pleasant manages the Cleveland Clinic relationship whereby CBRE provides facility management, lease administration, real estate tax administration, project management and transaction management services.  Under Herb’s leadership, the CBRE team identifies opportunities to drive operational risk management, cost savings and growth for the Cleveland Clinic and its 8 million SF of multi-specialty academic real estate.

Sodexo Healthcare Solutions
As a District Manager for Sodexo Healthcare Solutions, Herb was responsible for providing strategic leadership, business planning, engineering and facilities management for a portfolio of businesses including hospital operations spanning the states of Ohio, Illinois, Michigan and Indiana.  He successfully ran P & L performance and demonstrated the strategic value of Sodexo by bringing targeted solutions – from quality and patient satisfaction initiatives to technology innovation and new product integration – to Midwest District clients/prospects.

Cleveland Clinic, Hillcrest Hospital
Herb led Cleveland Clinic, Hillcrest Hospital’s support service management including clinical engineering, facilities, EVS, materials management, security, information technology, transport, food and nutrition departments among others.  Providing system solutions infrastructure and facilities leadership with the Cleveland Clinic.  Herb collaborated with the medical staff and support services groups.  He was responsible for system evaluation of infrastructure, project prioritization, HCAP hospital readiness and JACHO inspections, as well as overseeing the operating and capital budget. 





Career Experience

2014 - Present Deputy Alliance Director, CBRE​
2009 - 2014​ District Manager, Facilities & Engineering, Sodexo, Healthcare Solutions​
2006 - 2009​ Vice President of Operations, Support Services, Cleveland Clinic, Hillcrest Hospital​
2001 - 2006​ Account Sales Executive, Technical Systems Integration, Johnson Controls, Inc.​
1994 - 2001​ Strategic Product Manager, Global Networks Product Marketing Manager and Senior Systems Application Engineer     (Previous positions at Siemens, Landis & Gyr Powers​)

Professional Affiliations and Accreditations 

  • American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)
  • American College of Health Executives (ACHE)
  • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
  • Building Owners and Managers (BOMA)


  • Healthcare MBA, Baldwin Wallace College
  • Engineering, BS, ETI Technical College / Bryant Stratton
  • Lean Six Sigma, Yellow Belt Certification

​Major Client

  • Cleveland Clinic
Herb Pleasant Managing Director
950 Main Ave
Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44113