Industry veteran, Merrill Roth, joins Newmark Knight Frank.Newmark Knight Frank announced that industry veteran Merrill L. Roth has assumed the position of vice chairman and principal, effective January 1.
As vice chairman of the New York-headquartered global real estate services provider, Roth will provide tenant representation services for major corporate space users, as well as strategic planning, deal restructuring, and acquisition/disposition services.
Roth has an impressive 29-year career in providing real estate services for both tenants and owners, in the New York metro For the region, see .
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"The appointment requires a seasoned veteran who is an acknowledged leader in the commercial real estate industry and a valued advisor -and we have found just that person in Merrill Roth," said Newmark Knight Frank CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. Barry Gosin.
"Merrill is a consummate professional and is well-equipped to help lead the firm into its next stage of growth, with the foremost objective of continuing to deliver the highest levels of service to our clients."
Roth joined Newmark Knight Frank following more than eight years with Grubb & Ellis New York, where he most recently served as vice chairman, and was one of that firm's top producing brokers worldwide.
He cultivated the considerable portion of his distinguished career during 20 years at Edward S. Gordon Co., where he was a partner, member of the executive committee and one of the company's top brokers.
His first and only other position was with Xerox Corporation, where he worked for five years in sales management.
A tenant representation specialist, Roth has acted on behalf of large number of corporations, including American International Group
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He has also represented ownership and major long-term sublease agencies in numerous prestigious buildings.
Highly regarded within the real estate industry, Roth was chosen by the senior brokers and building owners in lower Manhattan to serve as chairman of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY REBNY Real Estate Board of New York ) Downtown Committee for nine years; he has also served as an elected member of REBNY's brokerage commission board of directors. Roth holds a B.A. (cum laude) from SUNY SUNY - State University of New York at Cortland.