Senior Vice President
Of the Hopper | Cohoat Industrial Team, Andrea Hopper partners with Jimmy Cohoat, specializing in distribution facilities and large-scale industrial assignments in Central Indiana and the larger Midwest region. Over the past 19 years, Andrea has completed more than 385 transactions totaling over 17.5 million SF. Andrea has extensive experience in assessing and negotiating lease transactions. A key strength is her ability to fully assess both a client’s project-specific requirements, plus the long-term growth strategy, to develop and execute plans to address the dual critical paths.
Andrea began her real estate career in brokerage, specializing in industrial services and worked as part of a Corporate Services Group. She then stepped over to the developer side, working for institutional owners such as First Industrial and Prologis. At Prologis, she served as Market Representative for Indianapolis and co-managed a 55-building portfolio totaling 10.5 MSF with over 200 tenants.
In 2018, the Hopper | Cohoat Team jointly earned the Peak Performance Brokerage award for Indianapolis office in recognition of their strong production as well as their established best practices and contributions to the office’s industrial team initiatives.
Andrea is actively engaged in diverse community efforts, including Leadership Hendricks County and Dress for Success-Indianapolis.
- Recipient. Peak Performance Award - Brokerage, Colliers Indianapolis 2018
- Recipient. Top Indianapolis Industrial Broker - Duke Realty 2015, 2016
- Member / Alumni. Leadership Hendricks County
- Member. Colliers International’s Logistics & Transportation Solutions Group
- Recipient. ProLogis Iron Man Award - Midwest
- Volunteer. Dress for Success
- Volunteer. Wheeler Mission
B.S. Business Restaurant, Hotel & Tourism Management - Purdue University West Lafayette, Indiana
Memberships & Involvements
- IWLA (International Warehouse Logistics Assn)
- Conexus Indiana
- Leadership Hendricks County
- ICBR, IAR, NAR
Sonwil Distribution Systems
IDS - Integrated Distribution Systems
NTN Bearing Corporation
Senior Vice President
Jimmy Cohoat provides corporate real estate advisory services for industrial and corporate account clients. He is partnered with Andrea Hopper, specializing in Modern Bulk Industrial product, representing tenants, landlords and investors across the country. Since joining the firm in 2014 he has represented clients in transactions exceeding $480,000,000.
Prior to joining the firm, Jimmy worked in public accounting with one of the big four accounting firms, Deloitte. Serving in the audit practice, Jimmy acquired and perfected project management and financial analysis skills while managing quarterly and annual audits of both publicly traded and privately held companies. These valuable experiences enable him to better understand how all decisions can affect a company’s bottom line.
In 2018, Andrea and Jimmy earned the Peak Performance Brokerage award for Indianapolis office in recognition of their strong production as well as their established best practices and contributions to the office’s industrial team initiatives. He was the top Industrial Producer in the Indianapolis office in 2018 and also in the top 10% of Producers for Colliers nationally, earning him recognition in the firm’s Everest Club.
Jimmy is a graduate of Purdue University’s Krannert School of Management, earning a degree in accounting while also obtaining his Certificate of Advanced Accountancy.
He is an active volunteer at Cathedral High School and also works to support the local Evans Scholarship Programs.