Gerry Miovski is an Executive Vice President and senior member of the Downtown Manhattan office at CBRE. As a global real estate advisor, Gerry has led several multidisciplinary teams to provide brokerage services focusing on developing and implementing creative real estate strategies on behalf of a wide variety of clients—including corporate, software, media, educational, financial, legal and nonprofit organizations.
Gerry leads the transaction management team for several significant multimarket clients including DBRS, TMP Worldwide Advertising, HealthStar Communications and the Open Text Corporation, Canada’s largest software firm. Based in Waterloo, Canada, Open Text has approximately three million square feet in global real estate holdings across more than 100 locations. Significant transactions for Open Text include 120,000 square feet in Munich, Germany and 100,000 square feet in Toronto, Canada.
In 2013, Gerry arranged the 166,000-sq.-ft. Manhattan relocation and expansion for Nyack College. The lease included rights to expand and purchase the premises, and Nyack College was so grateful for Gerry’s work on their behalf that they acknowledged his service with their Orville H. Mann, Jr. Community Business Leader Award. The award is given to a “trailblazing businessperson in recognition of the individual’s exemplary service and loyal partnership with Nyack College.”
Additionally, Gerry has been recognized on several occasions by CBRE Research, being a multiple recipient of the “Market Information Leadership Award.” He has also been called upon to provide mentoring and teach internal classes focusing on ethics, business development and environmental sustainability. In addition to several production performance awards, including the CBRE Top 225 for 2009 and 2013, Gerry received the “Mentor of the Year” award for 2008. He was the top-producing broker in CBRE’s Downtown Manhattan office in 2013.
Gerry is a guest lecturer at the Pratt Institute, School of Architecture and Facilities Management, a volunteer for the Meals on Wheels program in Westfield, NJ, and a National Governor of the internationally acclaimed Shaw Festival located in Niagara-On-The-Lake, Canada.