ORLANDO, FLA. – Growing its already robust retail practice, Colliers International Central Florida has hired Orlando’s top retail landlord representation team, the company announced today. Genny Hall and Christin Jones join Colliers International Central Florida as Directors of Retail Services.

“Genny’s and Christin’s substantial institutional representation experience elevates Central Florida’s already strong retail practice to a new level,” said Lee Arnold, CCIM, CRE, CEO and Chairman of Colliers International Tampa Bay, Central Florida and Southwest Florida. “We are very pleased to have this well-respected and successful team join us.”

Hall and Jones both previously served as Vice Presidents at CNL Commercial Real Estate in Orlando, where they led CNL’s Project Leasing platform. Specializing in landlord representation over the last 10 years, the team has worked hand-in-hand with clients such as Cole Real Estate Investments, Wilder Companies, TA Associates and Simon Property Group.

“Christin and I are excited to bring our platform to the well-known and respected Colliers brand,” said Hall. “Colliers is considered the market leader in the retail world, and collaborating with this global company further enhances the services we are able to provide our clients.”

Genny and Christin joined forces over five years ago, offering their clients a unique team approach to leasing. The team has quickly become the market leader and has secured more than $100 million in retail lease transactions. Genny and Christin have successfully partnered with both local and institutional owners on properties, including traditional power and lifestyle centers, ground-up developments, and mixed-use projects.

“Our team is focused on accelerating success for our clients,” said Jones. “Colliers’ technology and research is cutting edge and we are confident that combining our efforts will prove to be fruitful.”

Both active in the community and retail industry, Hall and Jones embody the professionalism for which Colliers International is well known.

About Colliers International

Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world, with over 12,500 professionals operating out of more than 482 offices in 63 countries. A subsidiary of FirstService Corporation (NASDAQ: FSRV; TSX: FSV and FSV.PR.U), it focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research. Commercial Property Executive and Multi-Housing News magazines ranked Colliers International the top U.S. real estate company. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most recognized commercial real estate firm in the world.