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Craig Cudzilo Joins NKF’s Chicago Office as Director of Management Services

Chicago, IL (07/01/2019)

9:00 AM

Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) announces that Craig Cudzilo has joined the Chicago office as Director of Management Services. Leading the dynamic and energetic Chicago team, Mr. Cudzilo will help implement cutting edge management strategies to deliver measurable and positive changes for NKF clients and their real estate assets. In this role, he will report to Co-President of Management Services Randy Buddemeyer, with responsibilities including oversight of NKF's third-party asset management portfolio throughout Chicago.

"I could not be more pleased with the addition of Craig Cudzilo to the Chicago office, knowing he will take on a leading role in providing expert knowledge in value-add management strategies, operational excellence and forward-thinking client solutions," stated Buddemeyer.

Mr. Cudzilo joins NKF after serving nearly 10 years in the United States Army as an Engineer Officer, and 13 years providing real estate services and solutions to a variety of clients. Throughout his professional career, he has demonstrated a proven ability to develop, train and lead diverse teams - first as a Platoon Leader and Headquarters Commander, including the successful training of nearly 5,000 soldiers and officers annually with oversight of $48 million of equipment and facilities. Applying his engineering and military experience, he transitioned into commercial real estate with unique and challenging positions at JLL, Behringer Harvard, CBRE and Lincoln Property Company. Throughout his career, he has worked on notable client assignments such as American Express, Motorola Solutions, ComEd and USPS.

"I am looking forward to leading Chicago's Management Services and know NKF's expanding platform, market-leading solutions and team of experts will support the continuation of top-tier management solutions for our clients," added Cudzilo.

NKF is expanding its national and global presence in order to meet the growing needs of clients nationally and internationally, adding industry leaders and experts across multiple lines of services in key growth markets including Asset Management, Debt & Equity, Valuation & Advisory, Multifamily, Capital Markets and Owner/Investor and Tenant Representation.

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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