Bert Smith

Professional Background

Mr. Smith joined Newmark Grubb Phoenix Realty Group in 2000. He specializes in commercial real estate consulting for both landlords and tenants for sales and lease negotiations. Since starting his career in 1986, Mr. Smith has closed over 1,300 leasing deals for a total of 6 million square feet with 55 sales for a total value over $500 million. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated his abilities as an expert marketer, negotiator and coordinator of improvements.

Mr. Smith worked as an office specialist for Curry Properties and was Senior Vice President with Weaver Realty Group prior to joining Newmark Grubb Phoenix Realty Group.

Professional Affiliations

  • NAIOP of Northeast Florida
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker - State of Florida
  • Jacksonville Chamber of Commerce

Awards and Recognitions

  • NAIOP “Office Broker of the Year” Winner: 2001

Select Clients

  • AT&T
  • Availity
  • Caterpillar
  • General Electric
  • Goodyear
  • Graham and Company
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Humana
  • Kaufman Inc.
  • Mayo
  • Synovus
  • Wells Fargo

Community Affiliations

  • Rotary Club of Arlington


University of South Florida
B.F.A., Minor in Business Administration