MORRIS PLAINS, NJ—John G. Udell, president of Weichert Commercial Brokerage Inc., announced that Michael Kearns has joined Weichert Commercial Brokerage as sales associate. Kearns brings with him over 20 years of experience in the financial sector focusing on equity trading, investments and financial planning.

Prior to joining Weichert Commercial, Kearns was and continues to be managing director for Point Capital Markets, where he introduces private equity deals to high net worth individuals. Throughout his business career Michael held various positions with such companies as Ernst & Young and Goldman Sachs & Co. He also was the director of sponsorship sales for Crystal Springs Resort in Sussex County, N.J.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Michael,” Udell said in a statement. “Michael’s extensive experience on Wall Street and in private investments will be a great addition to our growing team.”