John Ward - Cushman & Wakefield
John Ward

John Ward

Managing Director
Managing Director

Profile

John Ward joined the industrial team in 1999. He has become one of the area’s most active brokers in the sale and leasing of industrial properties earning his SIOR designation in 2004. In 2003, 2008, 2012 and 2014 he was awarded the NAIOP Industrial Lease of the Year for Nashville. John and his partners are responsible for leasing in excess of 52 million square feet of industrial real estate in the greater Nashville area. John has participated in more than $692 million of lease transactions and over $558 million of investment sale transactions since 1999.

Professional Affiliations

National Association of Office and Industrial Properties (NAIOP)
Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
Licensed Broker in Tennessee

Community Leadership

Excelligent Advisory Board
Hands on Nashville Volunteer
United Way Sennet Society

Awards & Associations

  • 2002 DTZ Rising Star
  • 2003 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Industrial Lease of the Year
  • 2008 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Industrial Lease of the Year
  • 2012 National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) Industrial Lease of the Year
  • 2012 DTZ Brokerage Leadership Award, Industrial
  • 2014 NAIOP Brokerage Team of the Year

Clients

  • PROLOGIS
  • Principal
  • J.P. Morgan
  • Panattoni Development Co.
  • Clarion Partners
  • Goodrich
  • Pinchal & Co.
  • Stanley Works
  • First Industrial
  • TRW Automotive
  • Eaton Corp.
  • Graebel Movers
  • U.S. Warehousing
  • Dollar General
  • Electrolux
  • High Street Equities
  • Cabot Properties
  • Johnson Controls
  • Alcoa
  • Lennox International
  • Patillo Industries Real Estate
  • Gateway Tire
  • Mac Papers
  • Goggin Warehousing