Jason Kildea is the Director of Commercial Real Estate at Gillespie Group. Jason joined the team in July 2008 after spending six years with CB Richard Ellis Commercial Real Estate Services. Over the past 10 years, Jason has been involved in more than $50 million in commercial real estate lease and sale transactions.
Jason’s main responsibilities include working closely with the company president and vice president on proposed and current commercial developments, overseeing commercial construction projects and strategizing how to best position the Gillespie Group’s commercial real estate assets. Additionally, he is responsible for recruitment of new commercial tenants, working closely with property management staff and maintaining quality relationships with current commercial tenants.
He is active in the community, sitting on the board of directors for Big Brothers, Big Sisters Michigan Capital Region, and is a supporter of several other area nonprofit agencies, such as Ele’s Place, Camp Highfield’s and the American Red Cross.
Jason has a bachelor’s degree in marketing from Michigan State University, and belongs to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), the Detroit Area Commercial Board of Realtors, the National Association of Convenience Stores, the Commercial Alliance of Realtors and the Grand Rapids Association of Realtors.