Richard J. Madison Joins Colliers International New Jersey As Executive Managing Director
Parsippany, New Jersey, September 6, 2012—Colliers International New Jersey has expanded its brokerage division with the addition of Richard J. Madison, who will serve as an Executive Managing Director.
Madisonis a 21-year real estate executive who has completed transactions throughout the United States and abroad worth approximately $750 million total. He focused the first half of his career predominantly in both tenant and agency representation, and then expanded his diverse and sophisticated business experience to include national and global corporate services.
With a particular focus in both office and industrial properties, Madison is also well versed in emerging service lines, such as special servicer brokerage, disposition services, and assets that have fallen into court appointed receivership. Prior to Colliers, Madison was a Principal with Newmark Knight Frank in New Jersey.
“Richard Madison has had the opportunity to become entrenched in commercial real estate from all angles, not only in New Jersey but on a national and global platform,” said Robert Martie, Executive Vice President of Colliers International New Jersey. “His vast skill set is bolstered by his industry know-how, keen understanding of industry trends, and strong and dedicated client base. Many of Richard’s clients have completed numerous transactions with him and have benefited from his follow-through, strategic planning, and real estate advisory skills.”
Madison’s diverse portfolio of current and former clients include major corporations such as LNR, Berkadia, Avaya, Nestle Nutrition, Barney’s, Forest Laboratories, Computershare, Automated Securities Clearance, Nordstrom, Nippon Express USA, Leggett & Platt, The Donna Karan Co., BioMatrix, Rapid Response Monitoring, Comverse, Goldman Sachs, and Capital One Bank, among others.
Earlier in his career Madison served as a real estate professional with Goldfarb and Tanzman Associates.
About Colliers International
Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world, with over 12,300 professionals operating out of more than 520 offices in 62 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research. Commercial Property Executive and Multi-Housing News magazines ranked Colliers International the top U.S. real estate company. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.