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Colliers Names Brokerage Market Leader for West/Central Florida

Matt Siegel returns to Tampa citing “tremendous growth opportunity” in the Western and Central Florida markets

Tampa, FL, March, 8, 2023 – Colliers | U.S. today announced that Matt Siegel has joined the company as Executive Managing Director and Brokerage Market Leader for West/Central Florida including Tampa Bay, Orlando and Fort Myers. In this role, Siegel will leverage his 10 years of commercial real estate experience to lead and grow Colliers’ West/Central Florida brokerage operations. The three-market region Siegel will oversee includes over 95 brokers and 50 support staff, and had transaction volume of more than $2 billion in 2022.

“We’re excited to have Matt join us to lead our continued upward trajectory in West/Central Florida,” said Ryan Kratz, President, Southeast and Mid-Central Regions | U.S. Brokerage. “He brings a strong commercial real estate background as well as expertise in recruiting, developing and leading top teams.”

Prior to joining Colliers, Siegel served as Managing Director of CBRE Tucson where he drove growth through recruiting, new business development and sales management. His commercial real estate career began in Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas, where he served as Vice President and Market Director for NAI Robert Lynn, specializing in office and industrial brokerage. In joining Colliers, Siegel returns to Tampa, where he grew up and attended Gaither High School. He also went to the University of Florida in nearby Gainesville where he played baseball.

“Many things drew me to this opportunity with Colliers,” Siegel said. “There’s tremendous growth in Florida in all real estate asset classes. Colliers’ culture attracts entrepreneurial professionals who utilize its platform and innovative technology solutions to offer creative solutions to help clients meet their real estate goals.”

Siegel will replace Danny Rice, who has held the role for the past five years. Rice is transitioning to become the Market Leader of Colliers Houston.

“While it’s bittersweet to leave my home state and the tremendous Colliers team in Florida, I’m looking forward to the next chapter with Colliers in Houston,” Rice said. “I am delighted that Matt, who is a proven leader with extensive commercial real estate experience and an excellent ability to recruit, will be taking over leadership from me.

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