Sperry Van Ness.
Sperry Van Ness has named Joseph French, CCIM as national director of retail. French will be responsible for orchestrating the servicing of institutional clients as well as educational forums for Sperry Van Ness advisors focused on retail properties.
With more than 20 years of commercial real estate experience, French specializes in retail investment sales with strong expertise in shopping centers. Prior to joining Sperry Van Ness, French served as senior vice president of investment sales for The Hutensky Group where he was responsible for managing the firm's investment sales function. Previously, French founded his own firm, French Associates, where he was active in the development and leasing of urban retail projects.