Fort Lauderdale, Florida; August 18, 2015- Sperry Van Ness Commercial Realty is proud to announce that Kathryn B. Gillespie has joined its team of commercial real estate advisors serving the Fort Lauderdale and surrounding areas. Gillespie is experienced in a variety of asset classes with specialization in the sale and lease of industrial and office properties.

A native Floridian, Gillespie has vast knowledge of the South Florida commercial real estate market. Prior to her role as an Advisor, she also served as transaction manager and marketing coordinator for Sperry Van Ness Commercial Realty. During her career, she has played a key role in managing multiple commercial rental properties in Palm Beach and Broward counties.

“We’re pleased to have Kathryn join our highly accomplished team of Advisors,” said Keith Kidwell, SIOR, CCIM, Sperry Van Ness Commercial Realty. “Her market knowledge, perseverance and detail-oriented work ethic are the driving forces that enable her to best serve the needs of our clients.”

Gillespie earned her bachelor’s degree in finance from Florida Atlantic University. An avid sports enthusiast and supporter of the community, Gillespie is an active member of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society as well as The Boys and Girls Club.

About Sperry Van Ness:

Founded in 1987, Sperry Van Ness is one of the largest and fastest-growing commercial real estate brokerage firms in the industry, with more than 990 advisors in over 150 locations. Sperry Van Ness delivers results for clients through a proven business model that immediately markets every one of its clients’ properties to the entire brokerage community as well as its own investor data base. Based in Irvine, Calif., the firm operates internationally and provides brokerage, consultation, asset management, property management, leasing, accelerated marketing, and auction services. Sperry Van Ness represents clients in billions of dollars annually in office, multifamily, retail, industrial, self-storage, hospitality and land transactions. For more information, please visit