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August 23, 2011

Ackerman & Co. Announces New Hire

Atlanta, August 23, 2011 – Ackerman & Co., a full-service commercial real estate firm headquartered in Atlanta, announced today the appointment of Gil Russell as vice president of brokerage.

Russell, who specializes in the leasing, sales and acquisitions of office assets, will be responsible for leasing at Johnson Square Office Park, a 12-building office park totaling more than 120,000 square feet located in East Cobb. He also will represent the ownership of Winchester Office Park, 1854 Shackleford Court and 8100 Roswell Road.

“Gil is a great asset to our growing team of senior talent,” said Kris Miller, President of Ackerman & Co.  “He is experienced and known for delivering measurable client solutions.”

Most recently, Russell served as vice president of landlord services with Roberts Commercial Real Estate Services, where he completed more than 175 transactions in leasing, sales and acquisitions totaling $50 million and representing more than 700,000 square feet.

Gil holds a bachelor of science from the University of Georgia and is a certified commercial investment member candidate.


Atlanta-based Ackerman & Co. is a privately held, leading full-service commercial real estate company offering brokerage, development, management and investment services. The company, founded in 1967, retains an expert team of more than 100 real estate professionals. Through its keen business vision, efficient management, aggressive sales and leasing, and exemplary tenant representation, Ackerman & Co. has become one of the top commercial real estate companies in the southern United States. For more information on Ackerman & Co., visit www.ackermanco.net