Joining Avison Young in 2017 as a Vice President in the downtown Chicago office, Mr. Bermingham is a tenant representation specialist with more than 20 years of experience in commercial real estate and architecture. He is currently focused on assisting associations and non-profit groups, leveraging his detailed understanding of how these entities approach their real estate goals and needs. Mr. Bermingham expertly researches leases, locations, and real estate operations to uncover opportunities for savings and more efficient administration of real estate assets.
Before joining Avison Young, Mr. Bermingham was the co-leader of the Association & Non-Profit Practice for Cresa Chicago. Prior to his position with Cresa, he held various positions at GVA Worldwide, CBIZ-Gibraltar Real Estate Services Corporation and MB Real Estate, all in Chicago. Mr. Bermingham was a recipient of Cresas Most Creative Transaction award for his work on the CF Industries river terminal portfolio distribution.
As an architect, Mr. Bermingham held positions with McClier Corporation (now Austin AECOM), Urban Design Group (now 4240) and Lieber Architects. These award-winning firms gave him extensive experience in all areas of building development and construction administration. His experience includes being involved in all phases of schematic design, architectural development, and construction oversight of shell and core commercial office buildings and tenant interior build-outs.