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Brad Pearl

Vice President, Leasing & Development, Co-Founder

Brad Pearl leads the retail leasing division and performs a direct role in the acquisition of properties and site selection for NewMark Merrill Companies' projects. Mr. Pearl also oversees all NewMark Merrill Companies' development activities with almost 1,000,000 square feet in the pipeline. Mr. Pearl has accumulated over 20 successful years in the commercial retail industry.

Mr. Pearl graduated in Business Economics from the University of California at Los Angeles. He began his career in commercial investment real estate with Marcus & Millichap in Encino, California, and furthered his career at the San Fernando office of Capital Commercial Real Estate where he specialized in commercial land development and retail leasing. Mr. Pearl has specialized in Retail Tenant Representation and has maintained exclusive relationships with major retail tenants.

Mr. Pearl has negotiated lease agreements for over 2,000,000 square feet of retail space since joining the company.Additionally, he has overseen the acquisition of 12 shopping centers and 7 development projects with values in excess of $200,000,000. In 1997, Mr. Pearl assisted in the formation of the NewMark Merrill Companies as well as guided the formation of the leasing and acquisition team.

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