Tampa Office

  • Robert Given

    Robert Given, Vice Chairman at Cushman & Wakefield is responsible for leading a 35-member team that focuses on institutional multifamily sales, land development sales, structured equity finance and private capital sales throughout Florida.  Robert has a proven track record for successfully participating in the sale, marketing, and consulting of over 300 investment properties, representing over 100,000 multi-housing units and additional land and structured finance transactions, with a value in excess of $25 billion. 

    Prior to his role at Cushman and Wakefield, Robert was CBRE’s number one producer in Florida in 2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009; he was inducted into CBRE’s Colbert  Coldwell  Circle  of  top  U.S.  professionals  in  the  U.S.  in  2005  through  2016;  awarded the CBRE Florida Award of Excellence in 2009; and, served as a Top 20 CBRE producer in Florida for 13 years. His successes have gone beyond transactions as well. Robert is  a  benefactor and advocate  for  several  high profile South  Florida  charities  including  Dan  Marino  Foundation,  Voices  for  Children,  and  Kids  at Home, and participated  through  CBRE’s  philanthropic  program,  including  CBRE Cares.  He is  a  member  of  the  University  of  Florida’s  Real  Estate  Board,  National  Multi-Housing Council,  ULI,  and  has  been  a  guest  lecturer  for  National  Apartment  Association,  University  of  Miami  School  of  Law,  University  of  Florida’s  Masters  in  Real  Estate Program and the Urban Land Institute.

    Previously, Mr. Given served as President and COO of The Altman Companies. He was responsible for the portfolio and corporate overhead performance, investor relations, asset  management,  development  underwriting,  and  dispositions.  Prior  to  Altman,  Robert served in regional management roles for Trammell Crow Residential and TESCO Properties.

    AWARDS & ASSOCIATIONS

    Among his many accomplishments: Top  Sales  Professional,  Cushman  &  Wakefield  –  Ranked  #1  in  the  State  of Florida (2018) and in the Top 100, nationally; CBRE No. 1 Producer in Florida in 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, and 2009; inducted into CBRE’s Colbert Coldwell Circle Top 225 professionals in the U.S. in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2006, and 2005; awarded the CBRE Florida Award of Excellence in 2009; and, served as a Top 25 CBRE producer in Florida for 13 years.

  • Luis Elorza
  • Brad Capas
  • Mike Donaldson

    Michael Donaldson is an Executive Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Investment Sales Team. Based in Tampa, Mr. Donaldson specializes in representing private owners of multifamily assets throughout the Tampa Bay, Central Florida and North Florida markets.

    Mr. Donaldson and his business partner Nicholas Meoli joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2019 with a combined 25+ years of experience in the field.  Their expertise in multifamily investment sales includes market rate, portfolio sales, affordable housing, fractured condominium and distressed communities in primary, secondary and tertiary markets throughout the state.  They have successfully represented private, institutional and lender clients on over 27,000 units totaling more than $1.5 billion, achieving some of the highest accolades in the industry.  Additionally, the team has established themselves as market leaders for portfolio sales in Central and North Florida, having closed 12 portfolios totaling almost 6,000 units in the last two years.

    PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITIONS
    Top 10 Multifamily Teams in the United States, Real Estate Forum Magazine 2017, National CoStar Power Broker 2012-2018, National Achievement Award 2012-2018 (Marcus & Millichap).

  • Nick Meoli

    Nick Meoli Executive Director

    Nicholas Meoli is an Executive Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Investment Sales Team.  He specializes in representing private owners of multifamily assets throughout the Tampa Bay, Central Florida and North Florida markets.

    Mr. Meoli and his business partner Michael Donaldson joined Cushman & Wakefield’s Tampa office in 2019 with a combined 25+ years of experience in the field.  Their expertise in multifamily investment sales includes market rate, portfolio sales, affordable housing, fractured condominium and distressed communities in primary, secondary and tertiary markets throughout the state.  They have successfully represented private, institutional and lender clients on over 27,000 units totaling more than $1.5 billion, achieving some of the highest accolades in the industry.   Additionally, the team has established themselves as market leaders for portfolio sales in Central and North Florida, having closed 12 portfolios totaling almost 6,000 units in the last two years.

    PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITIONS

    Top 10 Multifamily Teams in the United States, Real Estate Forum Magazine 2017, National CoStar Power Broker 2016 & 2018, National Achievement Award 2012-2018 (Marcus & Millichap).

  • Neal Victor

    Neal Victor joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2016 and his current role involves the valuation and marketing of multifamily dispositions.  Through his background in acquisitions, he has built upon years of extensive financial modeling and market/investment analysis.  Mr. Victor’s past experience includes working with Equity Residential (EQR) where he was involved in acquisitions/dispositions, development, and critical financial analysis of multifamily assets.

  • Michael Mulkern

    Michael Mulkern Senior Financial Analyst

    Michael joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2018 as a Senior Financial Analyst and is responsible for all aspects of the deal process including financial underwriting, market analysis, valuation, and strategic positioning of multi-housing.

    Prior to Cushman & Wakefield worked as a Senior Financial Analyst for Walker & Dunlop Investment Sales and prior was an Investment Analyst for ARA Newmark where he was involved in the underwriting and analysis of over $1 billion dollars of asset sales throughout Florida.

  • Brad Black

    Brad Black Senior Financial Analyist

    Brad Black is a Senior Financial Analyst in Cushman & Wakefield’s Tampa office, working directly with the multifamily investment sales team of Nicholas Meoli and Michael Donaldson.  As part of Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Team, the Meoli-Donaldson team specializes in representing private owners of multifamily assets throughout the Tampa Bay, Central and North Florida markets.

    Mr. Black joined the Meoli-Donaldson team in 2016 and has since underwritten over $1 billion in assets, while assisting with the closing of over $500 million in transactions.  He has extensive experience underwriting various types of multifamily communities, including market rate, LIHTC, fractured condominium and mixed-use developments.  Before transitioning to commercial real estate, he did business development and project management for a commercial flooring company that specialized in multifamily rehabs.

  • John Cole

    John Cole Brokerage Coordinator

    John Cole is a brokerage Coordinator supporting Cushman and Wakefield’s Multifamily team based out of offices in Fort Lauderdale and Tampa, Florida. Mr. Cole supports the team with marketing, administrative and business development needs.  His responsibilities include the creation and distribution of property announcements, offering memorandums, team brochures and other marketing materials, as well as assisting with listing and deal management including digital communications and scheduling.

    Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Cole served as a Property Manager for Sister’s and Brother’s Investment Group LLP; one of the largest Real Estate Companies in the state of Vermont.  In this role he worked to ensure quality experiences for tenants including the leasing, maintenance and renovations of the many buildings owned by the family-run business in addition to their parking garages, campground, and marina.

  • Leesa Fallon

    Leesa Fallon Brokerage Coordinator

    Leesa Fallon is a Senior Project Coordinator in Cushman & Wakefield’s Tampa office, working directly with the multifamily investment sales team of Nicholas Meoli and Michael Donaldson.  As part of Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Team, the Meoli-Donaldson team specializes in representing private owners of multifamily assets throughout the Tampa Bay, Central and North Florida markets.

  • Tiffany Papka

    Tiffany Papka Brokerage Coordinator

    Tiffany Papka is a Brokerage Coordinator in Cushman & Wakefield’s Tampa office, working directly with the multifamily investment sales team of Nicholas Meoli and Michael Donaldson.  As part of Cushman & Wakefield’s Florida Multifamily Team, the Meoli-Donaldson team specializes in representing private owners of multifamily assets throughout the Tampa Bay, Central and North Florida markets.

    In her role, Ms. Papka is responsible for the creation and distribution of various marketing and business development materials, including proposals, offering memorandums and digital marketing campaigns.  She also assists with coordinating day-to-day business operations.