Ms. Pierno transferred to Cushman & Wakefield of Ohio, Inc.’s Valuation & Advisory group in May 2013, and is an appraiser in the Columbus, Ohio office.
She began her real estate career in June 2008, joining Cushman & Wakefield, Inc. in its New York World Headquarters office until May 2013. There, she administratively supported three global Specialty Practice Directors, the Manager of Finance and Administration, and the New York V&A team of 40 appraisal professionals, managing appraisal engagements, vendor contracts and receivables, risk management and compliance issues, and appraisal-related legal proceedings. Prior to this, she rose steadily in various project management and senior administrative positions for employers like Advance Magazine Group (i.e. Condé Nast Publications), Tulane University Law School, and Polo Ralph Lauren. She began her career in 1997 with her alma mater, The University of Texas at Austin, in graduate and international student admissions.
Ms. Pierno is currently in the process of becoming registered as an Appraiser Assistant and will obtain her license in July 2013. She is currently working under the direct supervision of Ohio Certified General Appraiser, Andrew F. Lorms, Senior Director. Appraisal assignments include industrial, land, and retail.