Executive Vice President
John is an Executive Vice President with Colliers International. Prior to joining Colliers, he was a founding Principal of the office division at Signature Associates. He has consistently been a top producer in the field with significant expertise on both the agency side and in the occupier space.
John Fricke’s real estate career spans more than 30 years, successfully completing real estate acquisitions and dispositions for clients across the nation. He has an extensive background in the office, educational, medical, financial service, automotive supplier, research and technology sectors. John is currently the primary account manager on several large institutional clients and has done work for several state universities including Michigan State University, Eastern Michigan University, Western Michigan University and the University of Michigan, as well as several large health care organizations. John has also been extremely successful on agency side assignments including representing ownership of the Fairlane Mall in Dearborn on a 240,000 square foot lease with Ford Motor Company and consistently keep the 600,000 square foot Oakland Towne Square at well over 90% occupied.
Numerous awards for Top Overall Sales Person, Top Office Division Sales and World Class Club
CoStar Power Broker, Top Office Leasing Broker, CoStar
Master of Business Administration, J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Bachelor of Science, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Memberships & Involvements
Commercial. Board of Realtors (CBOR), Member
Oakland University President's Club
University of Michigan Victor's Club
Northwestern University Alumni Association
Seaholm High School Basketball Boosters Board
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Michigan State University
University of Michigan