David Chkheidze Transitions To Director Of Sales
Massey Knakal Realty Services is pleased to announce that David Chkheidze has transitioned to Director of Sales, focusing on the Astoria and Long Island City neighborhoods of Queens.
“David’s extensive brokerage knowledge and tireless work ethic have garnered praise from both his clients and his colleagues. We know he will continue this success in this new role,” said Massey Knakal COO Neil Heilberg.
David Chkheidze joined Massey Knakal Retail Leasing Services in 2011 as Director of Retail Leasing specializing in Manhattan’s Upper West Side. In 2011, David received Massey Knakal’s First Annual Rookie of the Year award. In 2012, he received Massey Knakal’s Annual Charitable Foundation Award for Making a Difference. In 2014, David was named Retail Leasing Agent of the Year. During his tenure at the firm, he has secured 38 retail lease listings and 29 retail lease closings totaling over 70,550 square feet. Most recently, David served as Director of Retail Leasing & Development, working closely with Todd Korren, Executive Managing Director, and Michael Hefferon, Assistant Manager, to help develop and support the entire retail leasing team.
Prior to Massey Knakal, David was a commercial leasing agent at Manhattan Spaces focusing on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Upper East Side and East Village. Earlier, he was a rental broker at Citi-Habitats and In Town Realty LLC. Before joining Citi-Habitats, David moved back to Georgia where he managed a 10-story, 24-unit construction project from the ground up.
David received his Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration at Georgian State University in Tbilisi, Georgia. Following Georgian State, David completed a two-year management program at Cornell University.
He can be reached in the Queens office.