Alec Blackwell

Alec Blackwell



Alec began his career in commercial real estate with Zimmer-Steinbach Commercial Real Estate in 1988.   He joined Cushman & Wakefield in 1995 where he specializes in industrial real estate sales and leases to tenants and owner/occupiers.  

Alec has also directed numerous industrial investment sales and was recently awarded the corporate coordinating broker for a portion of the Leggett & Platt disposition portfolio.  He is recognized as one of Cushman & Wakefield’s top producers in the Kansas City market.

Awards & Associations

  • Licensed Real Estate Person, Kansas and Missouri
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) 
  • Local SIOR Chapter Past President and Treasurer
  • SIOR Development Day Past Chairman
  • Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Kansas and Missouri


  • Leggett & Platt, Dispositions Coordinating Broker 
  • M&M Quality Solutions, 220,000 SF lease
  • ADM Milling, 117,000 SF sale and 32 acre in-fill site sale 
  • Federated Department Stores, 106,000 SF sublease for distribution center
  • U.S. Safety, 200,000 SF acquisition in Lenexa, KS and 34,000 SF in Ottawa, KS 
  • JA Peterson Company, Leasing Agent on 453,000 SF for office/warehouse portfolio
  • Dry Basement, 42,000 SF acquistion 
  • Airwold Center 1, 2, & 3, 110,000 SF sale
  • Principal Life Insurance, 187,600 SF acquisition 
  • Peterson Brookhollow, 13 building portfolio sale
  • Bank of America, 260,000 SF sale 
  • Cohen Financial, 150,000 SF sale
  • General Electric, 85,000 SF sale 
  • Freight Concepts, 250,000 SF lease
  • Kennel Aire, 103,124 SF sale 
  • Arrow Forklift, 178,000 SF lease


M&M Quality Solutions, Inc., Peterson-Brookhollow, Arrow Forklift, Leggett & Platt, Jones Development Company, General Electric, ITW Inc., Avery-Dennison, Sumitomo Corp. of America, Principal Life Insurance, U. S. Safety, Toyota Motor Sales U.S.A., Agco Corp., Ranpak, Bank of America Trust Division, Sutherland Lumber Co., Federated Department Stores, Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM), Holley-Van Slyke Properties