Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

ANN ARBOR, MI-Sperry Van Ness, a 15-year-old commercial real estate investment firm based in Irvine, CA, has expanded into the Michigan commercial real estate market, joining with Ann Arbor companies as part of its national expansion program. Sperry is affiliating Daniel Champion of American National Investments and John Earle of J.P. Earle Co., who will now serve as senior advisors for Sperry Van Ness/ANI Commercial Real Estate LLC.

David Frosh, president of Sperry, is overseeing the national expansion, which has grown from nine regions to over 50 regions in the past 18 months. Alison Jannotta, regional director for Sperry, is responsible for the company’s growth.

“We are continually looking to recruit experienced brokers throughout the US,” Jannotta says. “Daniel and John are two of the foremost commercial real estate experts in Michigan.”

With more than 20 years of commercial real estate experience, Champion specializes in the acquisition and sale of commercial real estate in Michigan. Before joining Sperry, he served as senior vice president for American National Investments, Inc. He has extensive experience in brokerage, project and property management, consulting and development with a diverse range of projects including land packaging, condominium conversions, self-storage facilities, tax credit properties as well as new residential construction.

Specializing in investment property, Earle has secured transactions valued at more than $350 million during his 30-year career. Before joining Sperry, he served as president of the J.P. Earle Co., which provided commercial investment real estate services. Throughout his career, he has represented numerous clients including Bank of America, Lincoln Property, Trammell Crow and Olen Properties.

Want to continue reading?
Become a Free ALM Digital Reader.

Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Unlimited access to GlobeSt and other free ALM publications
  • Access to 15 years of GlobeSt archives
  • Your choice of GlobeSt digital newsletters and over 70 others from popular sister publications
  • 1 free article* every 30 days across the ALM subscription network
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM events and publications

*May exclude premium content
Already have an account?

Dig Deeper


Join GlobeSt

Don't miss crucial news and insights you need to make informed commercial real estate decisions. Join GlobeSt.com now!

  • Free unlimited access to GlobeSt.com's trusted and independent team of experts who provide commercial real estate owners, investors, developers, brokers and finance professionals with comprehensive coverage, analysis and best practices necessary to innovate and build business.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and GlobeSt events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including ThinkAdvisor.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join GlobeSt

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.