Blue Trophy

Sperry Van Ness, one of the nation’s largest commercial real estate investment brokerage firms, awarded Alex Ruggieri the Partnership Circle’s Award and recognized him as a top advisor in 2012. Ruggieri serves as senior advisor for Sperry Van Ness in Champaign, Ill. He was presented with the prestigious award recently during the company’s National Conference in Miami, Florida. The conference was attended by nearly 500 Sperry Van Ness advisors from across the country. The company has nearly 1,000 advisors nationwide, and only ten receive the award.

Specializing in the sale of commercial real estate in east central Illinois, Ruggieri’s sales volume was valued in excess of $30 million in 2012.

Founded in 1987, Sperry Van Ness has rapidly expanded in the past several years from a small firm in nine local markets to one of the nation’s leading commercial real estate brokerage firms serving clients in more than 100 markets nationwide. Sperry Van Ness provides advisory, brokerage, consultation, asset management, property management, leasing, financial, accelerated marketing and auction services. To provide the highest value to its clients, Sperry Van Ness is the only national firm that implements a broker marketing plan in addition to its investor marketing plan for all listings. Guided by this principal of cooperation, Sperry Van Ness, based in Irvine, Calif., has advised clients on billions of dollars in multifamily, retail, industrial, office, hospitality and land transactions. For more information, please visit www.svn.com.