Executive Director - Capital Markets
Harry A. Blyden joins Colliers with more than 25 years of experience in real estate investment and sales, capital market transactions and asset and portfolio management. As Executive Director, Capital Markets, Mr. Blyden provides expert services in sales and financing of commercial real estate, as well as equity placement and structuring of real estate investments for individual and institutional investors, and also leads the receivership team on a variety of workout and receivership assignments.
Prior to joining Colliers, Mr. Blyden previously worked at CREC where he completed in excess of $1 billion of sales and capital market transactions of numerous premier office buildings and shopping centers including but not limited to the $10 million sale of Heathrow International, a 71,160 SF office building in Orlando, FL; the $27.35 million sale of Turtle Crossing, a 99,174 SF SuperTarget anchored retail center in Coral Springs, FL; the $23.1 million sale of El Mercado, a 96,000 sf Publix-anchored shopping center in Miami, FL; and the $57.5 million sale of 2121 Ponce, a 165,000 SF office building in Coral Gables, FL.
Previously, Mr. Blyden served as Senior Vice President and Director of Asset Management for Terranova Corporation. He also worked with KPMG Consulting in Miami as Senior Manager of the Real Estate and Capital Markets Group, with Stiles Corporation in Ft. Lauderdale as Vice President/Director of Investment Services, and Copley Real Estate Advisors (d/b/a AEW Capital Management) in Boston as a Principal/Senior Portfolio Manager.
Mr. Blyden received his Master of Business Administration in Finance from Boston University and his Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Amherst.
Memberships & Involvements
He is a licensed Florida Real Estate Salesperson, Licensed Florida Mortgage Broker and former Certified Public Accountant.