Mark Dlott - Cushman & Wakefield

Mark Dlott



A recognized expert in industrial real estate brokerage, Mark has thirty-one (31) years of experience representing investors, owners, and occupiers in the leasing and sales of industrial and commercial real estate.  Mark has completed more than 2,500 transactions in his 31-year real estate career, and has extensive experience in both landlord and tenant representation, owner-occupier sales, and investor sales.  Mark’s professional career began as a criminal defense attorney in Oakland, California from 1978-1980.  He then ran all aspects of a family business – a large contract machine shop – from 1980-1986.  His professional and business experience have collectively helped him work with clients to help them achieve the highest return-on-investment from their real estate by understanding their unique business needs and drivers.  He is adept at helping businesses and organizations define how their spaced requirements can best serve their business most productively and efficiently.

Awards & Associations

  • First Industrial, Broker of the Year
  • Costar Group Power Broker, Three Years
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Dayton, Ohio and National Associations of Realtors
  • Law degree, University of San Francisco School of Law; Bachelor’s degree, Stanford University


  • Lease of 254,000 SF Facility, West Carrollton, Ohio
  • Lease of 156,000 SF Facility, Dayton, Ohio
  • Sale of 780,000 SF Cooper Tire Facility, Dayton, Ohio
  • Sale of 212,000 SF, Troy, Ohio
  • Sale of 90 acres, South Tech Business Park, Springboro, Ohio
  • Sale of 410,000 SF, Dayton, Ohio
  • Sale of 164,000 SF, Vandalia, Ohio
  • Sale of 80,000 SF 75-acre campus, Trotwood, Ohio


Bridgestone/Firestone, HAS Commercial, Nationwide Insurance, First Industrial, Gem City Engineering, Victory Wholesale Grocers, Parker Hannifin Corp., Ferguson Enterprises, Saint-Gobain, Avaya, Goodwill Industries, UPS Supply Chain Solutions, Sunlife Assurance Co. of Canada, Wenco Construction, Time Warner Cable, Green Tokai, Fasten, Legrand, Industrial Realty Group (IRG), Sinclair Communications, Abbott Labs, Hobart