Crossman Named Jennings Speaker

John Crossman, President of Crossman & Company in Orlando, Florida, spoke Wednesday evening, March 18, on the “Art of Deal Making” as part of FSU’s Center for Real Estate Education & Research’s Evan Jennings Speaker Series. The Evan D. Jennings Executive Speaker Series, established in 2005, brings business leaders and public policy-makers to FSU each spring to discuss with students the critical trends affecting the real estate industry and its market, as well as community development and investment issues. This forum, promoted jointly with the DeVoe Moore Center, is made possible by a generous gift from Mr. Jennings. The series is free and open to the public.

Crossman & Company, founded in Orlando, Florida in 1990, is a full service commercial real estate firm that advises its clients in leasing, management and investment sales of Retail and Office properties. Crossman & Company is the largest third-party retail leasing and management company in Central Florida, based upon the total number of retail square footage, currently overseeing a real estate portfolio of approximately 7 million square feet valued in excess of $1 billion. In 2007 and 2008 Crossman & Company was ranked one of the best places to work in Central Florida by the Orlando Business Journal.