Michael J. O’Neill joined C&W’s Retail Services Group in 2002 and provides brokerage services to landlords and retailers on both a local and national level. His focus is on strategic planning and execution of leasing strategies for various landlords and multinational retailers.
Mr. O’Neill is an active member of the Real Estate Board of New York, the International Council of Shopping Centers, and the Young Men’s/Women’s Real Estate Association of New York where Mr. O’Neill served on the Board of Governors in 2008. He received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Villanova University.
Awards & Associations
Mr. O'Neill was recognized as C&W's Most Promising Brokerage Professional in the New York Metropolitan Area in 2005 and was a nominee in 2006 for the Real Estate Board of New York's Most Promising Commerical Salesperson award.
In 2006 and 2008, Mr. O’Neill was awarded the designation of Costar “Power Broker” in recognition of being ranked among New York City’s Top 20 Retail Brokers based on retail leasing transaction volume.
Mr. O’Neill is also a three-time nominee (2006-Best Buy at 1880 Broadway; 2007-CB2 at 451 Broadway, 2011-Century 21 at 1972 Broadway) for the Real Estate Board of New York’s Retail Deal of the Year award.
As a tenant representative, Mr. O’Neill has worked on behalf of notable retailers including: Canali, Calvin Klein, Crate & Barrel, Federal Express, Finish Line, JPMorgan Chase, Lacoste, Max Studio, New York Running Company, Surface to Air, Trader Joe’s, Tibi, and The Warnaco Group. His current active tenant representation assignments include Crate & Barrel, JPMorgan Chase, Trader Joe’s and national representation on behalf of CH Carolina Herrera.
Mr. O’Neill has represented prominent landlords and developers including: Beacon Capital Partners, Eastgate Realty, Glorious Sun, Hines, Madison Capital, Millennium Partners, The Peninsula Hotels, RXR Realty, W&M Properties, and Zeckendorf Development LLC. Current notable assignments include 470 West 42nd Street (Related Companies & TIAA-CREF; 20,821 SF), 2085 Broadway (Malkin Properties & The Stahl Organization; 29,485 SF), and 75 Rockefeller Plaza (RXR Realty; 40,000 SF).