New York, January 25, 2017 – Colliers International recently hired Michael Duckfield as a director with responsibility for business development for its Project Management division. He has 20 years of business development experience in the Architecture/Engineering/Construction sector, with specific expertise in the New York Tri-State market. He will be based in Colliers’ Manhattan office.

Most recently, Mr. Duckfield spent six years as a business development manager for a New York City-based consulting firm that provides specialized services to the A/E/C industry. He also served 10 years as a sales professional with a leading regional environmental firm.

At Colliers, Mr. Duckfield will dedicate his time to growing the firm’s project management services with colleges and universities; private/independent schools; and corporate, cultural and non-profit organizations in the New York metropolitan area.

“Mike’s expertise and focus will enhance our ability to serve the needs of educational institutions, corporate entities, not-for-profit organizations, and others needing project management representation,” commented Jonathan Winikur, Executive Managing Director of Colliers’ Project Management Northeast. “Colliers is in growth mode in New York City and the Tri-State area, and clients will benefit greatly from Mike’s vast experience and capabilities meeting the needs of clients within these market sectors.”

Mr. Duckfield’s hiring builds on Colliers’ acquisition of Strategic Building Solutions and Gorton and Partners in recent years. He earned a master of science from New York Institute of Technology and a bachelor of science from St. John’s University.

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