TAMPA, FLORIDA (March 4, 2021) — NorthMarq’s Tampa office announced the promotion of Cody Mizelle to vice president. In his new role, Mizelle will be responsible for the origination and placement of debt and equity capital for commercial real estate projects. Mizelle will join NorthMarq’s Associate Producer program, which launched in 2013 and focuses on bringing a new generation of talent to the ranks of producers. Program participants benefit from oversight and training from in-house financing experts. Mizelle will serve under the tutelage of Lee Weaver, managing director.
“Cody has worked hard since joining our Tampa office in 2017 and has been a vital component of our production team. He is a conscientious team player, whose tireless work ethic has gained him the favor of our most prestigious clients,” said Weaver. “NorthMarq’s Associate Producer program is a great opportunity for Cody to continue to network and hone his mortgage banking skills alongside his peers from other NorthMarq offices. The support the Associate Producers get from the mentorships, as well as the entire NorthMarq organization, is a proven formula for success that will benefit not only Cody, but our entire Tampa office. Cody has an expertise in multifamily and structuring JV equity.”
Mizelle joined NorthMarq in 2017 as an investment analyst and arranged more than $600 million of financing for Tampa’s managing directors Weaver and Bob Hernandez. In his new role as vice president, Mizelle will work closely with NorthMarq’s lender network and will assist local, regional and national clients with the entire capital stack for commercial real estate transactions.
Prior to joining NorthMarq, Mizelle worked at Cardinal Bank and Vesta Equity where he was directly involved in negotiating, underwriting, structuring and closing debt, mezzanine, preferred equity and joint venture equity solutions across all major real estate asset classes. Mizelle earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from Florida Atlantic University where he also competed as a Division I Collegiate Baseball Player. He passed Level 1 and 2 of the Chartered Financial Analyst examination and is active in the Bay Area Apartment Association, NMHC, Real Estate Investment Council (REIC), and the Mortgage Bankers Association of America (MBA).