Avison Young Adds New Principal in Philly

Brian Hilger has more than 15 years of commercial real estate experience and previously worked at Cushman & Wakefield and Comcast Corp.
Brian Hilger, principal, Avison Young

Avison Young has selected Brian Hilger as its newest principal in Philadelphia, effective immediately. In his new role, Hilger will provide sales and leasing advisory services for the firm’s industrial sector, continuing to be a member of its national industrial practice group.

Hilger has more than 17 years of commercial real estate experience, having completed more than 350 industrial deals on behalf of major corporations, REITs and private-equity groups, as well as transactions totaling more than 4 million square feet on behalf of well-established e-commerce companies.

Prior to joining the company, Hilger served as director at Cushman & Wakefield. Before that, he was real estate director for Comcast Corp. Additionally, he has a B.S. in communications from the University of Dayton and is a member of the National Association of Realtors and Suburban Realtors Alliance. His appointment came shortly after Avison Young Carolinas hired a new principal in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

Brian has developed a strong track record of guiding clients through every aspect of the transaction, including site selection, due diligence, analytics, marketing, sales and leasing. His deep market knowledge and innovative strategies minimize clients’ risk and provide solutions to complex real estate requirements. Furthermore, his experience with fulfillment centers will serve growing demand from e-commerce companies for creative real estate solutions,” Avison Young Principal & Managing Director David Fahey said in a prepared statement.

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