Eric Ridlehoover Joins Cushman & Wakefield as Director

Eric Ridlehoover has joined Cushman & Wakefield as a Director on the firm’s Industrial team.

“Eric Ridlehoover brings leadership experience, in-depth market knowledge and a fantastic reputation in the market to our Industrial team,” said Brett Gray, Cushman & Wakefield Charlotte Managing Principal.

Eric has more than 16 years of leasing, sales and development experience with over 1,200 leasing and sales transactions. Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield he was Managing Director and Principal at Foundry Commercial, where he worked with the Industrial Services Group, focusing on the leasing and sales of Class A industrial facilities, tenant representation and industrial building and land sales. Eric’s leasing and development knowledge comes from his years at the prominent local developer Beacon Partners, where he leased flex, industrial and suburban office projects.

“Cushman & Wakefield is well recognized in Charlotte for its best-in-class service to Industrial owners, operators and developers,” Ridlehoover said. “I am honored to join this firm and know firsthand from my time at our affiliate Cushman & Wakefield | Thalhimer the strong company culture and collaboration that sets the company apart from its competition.”

Eric earned a Business of Arts in Corporate Communications from the College of Charleston. He is a member of the Charlotte Region Commercial Board of Realtors (CRCBR), where he served as President in 2017 and received the President’s Award in 2011.

Fermin Deoca, Director, recently joined the Industrial team as well, with 10 years of experience in commercial real estate completing more than 500 transactions. He provides landlords in North and South Carolina a wide range of commercial real estate services including transaction management, acquisitions, dispositions, site selection and investment analysis.

Cushman & Wakefield is consistently ranked among the top brokerage firms in Charlotte. With more than 110 team members, the firm provides expertise in all of the company’s vertically integrated services, representing both occupiers and investors, and brokers transactions across the Carolinas – from the greater Charlotte area, including its South Carolina suburbs; the Triad (Winston-Salem/Greensboro); and Asheville.

About Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield (NYSE: CWK) is a leading global real estate services firm that delivers exceptional value for real estate occupiers and owners. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest real estate services firms with approximately 51,000 employees in 400 offices and 70 countries. In 2018, the firm had revenue of $8.2 billion across core services of property, facilities and project management, leasing, capital markets, valuation and other services. To learn more, visit or follow @CushWake on Twitter.

2019-10-16T10:11:15-04:00October 16th, 2019|In the News|