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JLL Hires Cromartie and Kriz as Tenant Rep Brokers in Atlanta

JLL has announced the hiring of Tom Cromartie and Austin Kriz to the firm’s industrial tenant representation team as senior managing director and senior vice president, respectively.

In their new roles, Cromartie and Kriz will lead and implement strategic consulting and transaction services with a focus on manufacturing and distribution. They also bring new capabilities to the tenant representation team, including an integrated portfolio services offering. Prior to joining JLL, Cromartie served as senior vice president for CBRE’s Industrial Advisory & Transaction Services practice group. As vice president at CBRE, Kriz provided strategic portfolio optimization solutions to a diverse range of clients, from Fortune 500 corporations to technology startups.

“Tom and Austin’s comprehensive tenant representation experience, paired with their deep network contacts, makes them an invaluable addition to our firm,” said Mike Sivewright, market director at JLL’s Atlanta region. “We remain committed to hiring the best and brightest, and with their track records of success, Tom and Austin will strengthen our industrial tenant representation team and the services we provide our clients.”


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About David Cohen

David Cohen is Southeast Editorial Director at Connect Commercial Real Estate. David is a media veteran with more than 10 years of experience in journalism, copywriting and communications across a variety of roles. He is responsible for covering commercial real estate news and trends in the Southeast, Florida, Washington D.C. and Boston at Connect CRE as well as specializing in the Student Housing sector. Prior to joining Connect, David was the editor of Northeast Real Estate Business magazine and Student Housing Business magazine at France Media as well as spending time freelancing for ESPN and the Associated Press in the fast-paced field of live sports event production. He is also an owner and investor in multifamily real estate in Atlanta, GA. David currently resides in Atlanta and graduated from the College of Communication & Information at the University of Tennessee Knoxville.