A native New Yorker, Robert F.R. Ballard joined C&W in 1968. He won The Real Estate Board of New York’s prestigious “Most Ingenious Broker of the Year” award in 1974 for leasing The Great Hall at 25 Broadway to the U.S. Postal Service. He authored the Directory of Manhattan Office Buildings, published by McGraw-Hill Book Company in 1978, and maintains a file of every Manhattan office building. In 2013, he represented NYC Health & Hospitals Corporation in a 221,180 SF lease at 55 Water Street.