Newmark is pleased to announce that the firm has hired Mark Breithaupt to serve as marketing manager for the firm’s Chicago office.
Breithaupt brings 20 years in the marketing field to his role, including 14 years in the real estate industry. As marketing manager with Newmark he will plan, manage and implement the marketing initiatives, direct mail, and advertising campaigns for the company’s Chicago office, ensuring that messaging is consistent with the company’s overall marketing and public relations efforts.
“We want to welcome Mark to our Chicago team and we look forward to drawing from his expertise,” said Mike Gerard, executive vice president and regional managing director. “He is a seasoned marketing professional whose level of expertise and vast knowledge of the industry will no doubt be valuable to our team.”
Prior to joining Newmark, Breithaupt was employed as director of marketing with Colliers International Chicago. Before Colliers, he was manager of the Creative Services Studio for Discovery Chicago, a medical communications agency and a division of Publicis Groupe. He also served as a senior marketing associate with Cushman & Wakefield (C&W) for seven years in both the New York City and Chicago offices.
Breithaupt holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a major in Management from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pennsylvania. He currently resides in Chicago.
Newmark is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisory firms. Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently-owned offices, Newmark’s 15,000 professionals operate from more than 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.
With roots dating back to 1929, Newmark’s strong foundation makes it one of the most trusted names in commercial real estate. Newmark’s full-service platform comprises BGC’s real estate services segment, offering commercial real estate tenants, landlords, investors and developers a wide range of services including leasing; capital markets services, including investment sales, debt placement, valuation and advisory services; commercial mortgage brokerage services; as well as corporate advisory services, consulting, project and development management, and property and corporate facilities management services. For further information, visit www.ngkf.com.
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