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Another Top Broker Chooses Newmark

Date Published: 01/13

Rick NarkiewiczNewmark Grubb Knight Frank continues to recruit top brokerage talent across the country at an amazing pace. This time NGFK lands one of the southeast's top industrial brokers, marketing innovator and proven industry leader, Rick Narkiewicz.  Narkiewicz, pictured left, spent nearly 18 years at CBRE in Tampa with the majority of them as their top performing industrial broker.

"Rick is an industrial power player who is a key hire in a significant recruiting run as we expand our Florida footprint and position the Tampa office for growth," said Brett Hunsaker, executive vice president and regional managing director for NGKF in the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic." 

132,000 SF Warehouse For SaleRick has been involved in many of the region's most prolific transactions including representing Highland Packaging in the largest industrial lease in the Tampa Bay area.  He also represented Prologis, in leasing its $70 million portfolio in Tampa, which he took from 82 to 100 percent occupancy.  Most recently, Narkiewicz concluded a nationwide campaign in December of 2015 that resulted in the sale of a $30 million, 132,000 square foot Class A headquarters with 52,000 SF of office space, located on 21 acres and a has helicopter hanger with helipad (pictured right).  Click to view Rick's profile.

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The industry recently recognized Narkiewicz, a US Army Veteran, and his family's rich history of defending our nation. Pictured left is a powerful photograph of his great grandfather praying over his son's grave at Arlington National Cemetery.  Captain Edmund Mujwit of Pennsylvania was killed by sniper fire on December 30, 1944 at the Battle of the Bulge.      Click to read Veterans Day Article.pdf

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Pictured above is the same headstone 70 years later.