Executive Managing Director
Craig S. Ruoff is a Commercial Real Estate expert with over 30 years of local and national experience representing both Tenants and Landlords.
Mr. Ruoff works with his clients to protect their short and long-term interests in lease negotiations, acquisitions, and sales. Ruoff has built an impressive reputation in the real estate industry and is well known for his expertise, and unique ability to devise creative solutions for his clients. Whether it is renewing or renegotiating leases, relocating, buying, or selling, Ruoff is also known for his dedication to his clients before, during and long after the transaction.
Prior to joining Colliers, Ruoff was a Senior Director of Brokerage at Cushman & Wakefield where he specialized in tenant and landlord representation. Additionally, he spent over two decades with some of Westchester’s premier boutique commercial firms.
Mr. Ruoff lives in Irvington, NY with his wife, son, and daughter.
Mr. Ruoff has received numerous awards and honors including being named the "Ambassador of the Year" and receiving the distinction of being named one of Westchester County’s “40 Under 40 Rising Stars” by the Business Council of Westchester as well as “The Face Of Commercial Real Estate Tenant Representation” by 914 Inc.’s Faces of Westchester Business.
Ruoff serves as the President of the Board of Directors for the Child Care Council of Westchester.
Mr. Ruoff received a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from Union College in Schenectady, NY and is a licensed real estate broker in New York & Connecticut.
Memberships & Involvements
Mr. Ruoff is on his third term as President of the Board of Directors for the Child Care Council of Westchester and has served on the Board for over a dozen years.
He is an Ambassador for the Business Council of Westchester, and has also been appointed to serve on the Westchester County Re-opening Task Force in response to COVID-19.
Mr. Ruoff has represented a wide range of notable clients including, Brain and Spine Surgeons of New York, P.C., Greywolf Capital Management, Keane & Beane, PC, The County of Westchester, White Plains Hospital and many more.