Vice President of Leasing
Mr. Dushman, Vice President of Leasing, possesses over twenty years of experience in commercial real estate working actively in the areas of retail leasing, investment sales, financing and development. He is responsible for leasing the commercial retail properties, which Foresite Realty manages and leases for its clients including but not limited to loan servicers, banks, life companies, mezzanine lenders, private equity firms, pension funds, entrepreneurial owners/users and Foresite’s owned portfolio.
Prior to his current position, Mr. Dushman was the Brokerage Manager at Chicago-based Imperial Realty Company overseeing a 12 million square foot portfolio. While managing a team of seven brokers, he negotiated hundreds of lease transactions over a six-year period. Mr. Dushman began his real estate career in New York City buying and selling apartment buildings in Manhattan. Moving back to his hometown of Chicago, he successfully sold over $20 million of commercial property as an investment sales broker at Benj. E. Sherman & Sons. For five years, Mr. Dushman was an executive at a private equity firm where he handled the leasing of their retail, corporate assets and managed the firm’s Coldwell Banker Commercial division.
A licensed Real Estate Broker since 1989, Mr. Dushman has a BFA from New York University and an MBA in International Business from The George Washington University. He is a member of International Council of Shopping Centers, Urban Land Institute, Commercial Real Estate Council and Real Estate Investment Association.