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Newmark Knight Frank Valuation & Advisory’s Robert Vodinelic Inducted into the Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame

Columbus, OH (01/31/2019)

9:00 AM

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) is pleased to announce that Senior Managing Director Robert Vodinelic, MAI, MRICS, has been inducted into the 2018 Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame. Each year, Midwest Real Estate News recognizes the most noteworthy and successful professionals from all facets of the commercial real estate industry. Mr. Vodinelic is the Market Leader for NKF's Valuation & Advisory (V&A) practice in Indiana, Ohio and Kentucky and V&A's Industrial/Logistics Specialty Practice Leader. He is also the first valuation professional to receive this esteemed honor.

The 2018 Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame inductees were selected based on years of industry-related experience, previous awards, industry association memberships, community involvement and recommendations from fellow industry professionals. Mr. Vodinelic was selected for this honor for his many years in demonstrating his expertise in commercial real estate advisory, his leadership and his exemplary contributions to NKF's rapidly growing V&A practice.

"The quality of the work and the level of service that Rob has maintained in the markets he covers has earned him a prominent place in the mid-western real estate community," said V&A President John Busi, MAI, FRICS. "It's rewarding when someone who works so hard to do the best job possible is recognized for his efforts and achievements."

Based in Columbus, Ohio, Mr. Vodinelic joined NKF in 2017. He oversees offices in Indianapolis, Indiana and Louisville, Kentucky as well as Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. He focuses on growing the NKF V&A platform, expanding current client relationships, driving new business development and aggressively recruiting top appraisal professionals. Prior to NKF, Mr. Vodinelic served for 20 years at Cushman & Wakefield, most recently as regional managing director.

"I'm incredibly honored to be inducted into the Midwest Commercial Real Estate Hall of Fame, along with an impressive lineup of real estate heavyweights," said Mr. Vodinelic. "We continue to be laser-focused on serving our clients and pursuing the many opportunities that remain ahead at NKF. Our talented team here is unparalleled and I am excited about our ability to grow the business further in the Midwest."

Mr. Vodinelic is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute, a member of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and holds Certified General Real Estate Appraiser licenses in multiple states. He currently serves as a regional representative of the Appraisal Institute and served as president of the Ohio Chapter in 2016.

About Newmark Knight Frank
Newmark Knight Frank ("NKF"), operated by Newmark Group, Inc. ("Newmark Group") (NASDAQ: NMRK), is one of the world's leading and most trusted commercial real estate advisory firms, offering a complete suite of services and products for both owners and occupiers. Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently-owned offices, NKF's 16,000 professionals operate from approximately 430 offices on six continents. NKF's investor/owner services and products include investment sales, agency leasing, property management, valuation and advisory, diligence, underwriting, government-sponsored enterprise lending, loan servicing, debt and structured finance and loan sales. Occupier services and products include tenant representation, real estate management technology systems, workplace and occupancy strategy, global corporate services consulting, project management, lease administration and facilities management. For further information, visit www.ngkf.com.

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