MANAGING DIRECTOR & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER, BRIDGE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE
Mark Ferris serves as Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer at Bridge Commercial Real Estate. He has extensive experience in commercial office real estate operations, asset management, landlord leasing, development, and construction.
Prior to joining Bridge, Mark worked for 22 years at Hines, one of the largest real estate investment and management firms in the world with over $90B of assets under management. Mark was responsible for mixed use commercial developments located in Atlanta with aggregate budgets exceeding $700MM from 2012 to 2017. Mark was also responsible for the operational and asset management of over 6.6 MM square feet of class A and B office assets valued at over $1.5B from 2008 to 2012.
Mark served on and led the asset/property/construction/leasing teams of over 20 assets, representing more than 12 MM square feet with over $300 MM in annual revenues in multiple markets of the US from 1994 to 2008.
Mark has a proven track record of success in the repositioning and stabilization of assets while meeting or exceeding investor financial goals. He has been recognized with awards such as “Top Producer – Office” for office lease transactions from Atlanta NAIOP in 2012, “Power Broker” from Cleveland CoStar for Office Leasing Transactions in 2006.
Mark received his B.A. from St. Lawrence University.