Dan Gleason joined Cushman & Wakefield in 1997. As a Executive Director, he focuses primarily on office sales and leasing in the southern Twin Cities market.
Dan has distinguished himself as a leading broker in the brokerage industry and has been recognized each year as a member of the Offshore Club. Dan is known for his strategic viewpoint and problem-solving capabilities along with his knowledge and relationships throughout the Minneapolis/St. Paul marketplace. He has been responsible for representing a variety of owners in obtaining their real estate objectives. Throughout his career, Dan has been responsible for the marketing, leasing and sales of numerous projects consisting of more than eight million square feet. He has leased more than four million square feet of office and been involved in numerous commercial property acquisitions and disposition projects. He has completed numerous large transactions involving companies like Blue Cross Blue Shield, Seagate, ADC and CH Robinson.
Before joining Cushman & Wakefield, Dan was a senior associate with the Koll/Shelard Group where he spent nearly five years specializing in office leasing and sales in the Minneapolis South Suburban market.
Professional and Community Involvment
Dan is an active member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and a past president of the Minnesota Commercial Association of REALTORS (MNCAR). He serves on a number of non-profit boards and enjoys coaching various sports activities with his four children.
He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration/accounting from the University of St. Thomas.