WASHINGTON, D.C. (January 31, 2019) – The Washington, D.C., regional office of NorthMarq announces the promotion of Jason Smith to managing director. In his new role, Smith will co-manage the daily operations of the Washington office with managing directors Kenneth Gentzel and Gary McGlynn as it provides a complete range of debt and equity options through its unmatched number of insurance company relationships, deep network of CMBS, bank and debt fund contacts and complete array of in-house agency debt options (Fannie Mae DUS, Freddie Mac and FHA).
“Jason is well-deserving of this
promotion as he has demonstrated a strong work ethic to his clients and
NorthMarq,” said William Ross, president. “He exemplifies NorthMarq’s upcoming
generation of leaders—possessing deep market knowledge along with innovative
new ideas for clients.”
Smith joined NorthMarq in 2003 and
within the last five years alone, he has originated in excess of $4 billion in
debt and equity for private family and institutional property owners,
developers and investors among numerous asset classes including office,
multifamily, industrial, retail, hospitality and self-storage. Prior to joining
NorthMarq, he was employed with the Pension Fund Advisory Group of Legg Mason
Real Estate Services.