Witkowski joins Cushman & Wakefield from Avison Young, where she specialized in agency leasing and tenant representation and quickly established herself as one of South Florida’s top office leasing professionals. Witkowski played an integral part in improving Avison Young’s Miami agency portfolio performance by 56 percent in just 18 months while representing clients such as Odebrecht Construction, Intel, Infinity Insurance and ACS Group. For her efforts, Witkowski was recently named Young Gun of the Year in Avison Young’s Miami office. Witkowski has also worked for Colliers International South Florida.
“Joining Cushman & Wakefield and teaming with an industry leader like Gordon is a tremendous honor,” said Witkowski. “The opportunity to leverage the firm’s renowned platform on my clients’ behalf while working alongside someone with Gordon’s experience and knowledge is very compelling.”
Added Messinger, “Ericka is one of the rising young stars of the South Florida commercial real estate community. Her tremendous energy and insight will allow us to elevate our support for existing clients and continue to grow our portfolio.”
Witkowski earned a Bachelor of Science in Real Estate from Florida State University and holds leadership positions in several Miami community organizations, including Camillus House, the Florida/Korea Economic Cooperation Committee, Inc. and the Southeast U.S./Japan Assoc. Inc. She is a member of Miami-Dade County’s Beacon Council, CREW-Miami and the South Florida Office Brokers Associations (SFOBA).
About Cushman & Wakefield
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