William Mears Receives Top Honors from Coldwell Banker Commercial and CoStar Group


Janesville, WI (April 19, 2017) – William E Mears, CCIM, SIOR of Coldwell Banker Commercial McGuire Mears & Associates has been recognized by both Coldwell Banker Commercial and the CoStar Group for his accomplishments in 2016.

Mears received the #1 Sales Professional* Award in the state of Wisconsin for Coldwell Banker Commercial®. This marks his third consecutive year receiving this honor.

Mears was named to the Gold level of the Coldwell Banker Commercial® Circle of Distinction, an honor bestowed upon the top-ranking producers among all CBC-affiliated sales professionals based on their transaction revenue for 2016. He also earned a spot in the Elite “Top Two” within Coldwell Banker Commercial® for 2016, a designation that is reserved for the elite top 2% of producers among nearly 3,000 CBC-affiliated sales professionals. This marks the first time a McGuire Mears & Associates agent has received either of these honors.

The CoStar Group named Mears as a 2016 CoStar Power Broker in the Madison market for based on the total lease transactions he closed during the year. In order to be selected for this honor, Mears’s overall transaction volumes were evaluated by CoStar against other commercial real estate brokers active in the region, and subsequently ranked among the top brokers in the market.

“It’s nice to get the recognition from CBC and CoStar, but it was truly a team effort and goes way beyond the individual,” said Mears. “The dedication of my team members Maddie Adams, Marketing Coordinator, and Scott Pateros, Sales Associate, as well as the cooperation of our area economic development officials James Otterstein at Rock County, Andrew Janke at the City of Beloit, and Gale Price at the City of Janesville contributed greatly to the overall effort.”

*Coldwell Banker Commercial Sales Professionals are independent contractors.


About Coldwell Banker Commercial McGuire Mears & Associates

Coldwell Banker Commercial McGuire Mears & Associates is a premier provider of commercial real estate services in southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. We have a history of setting industry standards for customer service excellence. With over $100 million in combined real estate transactions, we consistently help clients discover commercial real estate opportunities and deliver a range of services designed to add value to every business.

About Coldwell Banker Commercial Affiliates

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