Newmark Knight Frank nabs new director of corporate services

Newmark Knight Frank Global Corporate Services, the branch of the firm responsible for crafting real estate strategies for larger clients, has hired a new senior managing director, Chris Zlocki.

As part of the New York City-based real estate services company, the corporate services division is responsible for creating strategies for its clients’ commercial real estate portfolios. It operates out of two other cities, London and Hong Kong, on top of its New York City location.

Zlocki’s 18 years in the field will be integral to his success in the position, said Michael Ippolito, chairman of global corporate services. Prior to joining Newmark Knight Frank, Zlocki worked with HLW International, a New York City-based design firm, and founded his own company, Trace Ventures Associates, a consulting firm.