Rick Gardner's Profile

CREP
Coldwell Banker Commercial Schmidt Family of Companies

Rick Gardner, CBI, MBA, is the Director of Business Brokerage and Commercial Real Estate with Coldwell Banker SFOC. He holds the Certified Business Intermediary designation through, and teaches for, the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA).Rick began his business and real estate career as a Financial Analyst for Joint Ventures with Richard E. Jacobs Group (then the largest privately-held mall developer in the nation) in the late 1990s – early 2000s, and was most recently a commercial real estate agent with CBRE and KW Commercial. He has invested in real estate, and taught finance courses for both an MBA program and a real estate pre-licensing program. He earned his MBA in Finance from the University of Akron in 1995.Rick served from 1987-1993 in both the U.S. Army and Army National Guard as an MOS 19D Recon Scout and was a 1989 Honor Graduate from the Army's Primary Leadership Development Course.For clients, Rick has strategically targeted and managed commercial transactions, and helped both buyers and sellers of businesses determine the economic value of businesses and guided them through the process of asset acquisition/disposition.

Designations
Commercial Real Estate Professional
Qualifications

Rick Gardner, CBI, MBA, is the Director of Business Brokerage and Commercial Real Estate with Coldwell Banker SFOC. He holds the Certified Business Intermediary designation through, and teaches for, the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA).Rick began his business and real estate career as a Financial Analyst for Joint Ventures with Richard E. Jacobs Group (then the largest privately-held mall developer in the nation) in the late 1990s – early 2000s, and was most recently a commercial real estate agent with CBRE and KW Commercial. He has invested in real estate, and taught finance courses for both an MBA program and a real estate pre-licensing program. He earned his MBA in Finance from the University of Akron in 1995.Rick served from 1987-1993 in both the U.S. Army and Army National Guard as an MOS 19D Recon Scout and was a 1989 Honor Graduate from the Army's Primary Leadership Development Course.For clients, Rick has strategically targeted and managed commercial transactions, and helped both buyers and sellers of businesses determine the economic value of businesses and guided them through the process of asset acquisition/disposition


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Office Location
15380 Pearl Road
Strongsville, OH 44136 United States