Peter Cocoziello, Jr. is Director of Business Development for Advance Realty, responsible for the identification and execution of new investments, and active in the company’s asset management and development groups.
Peter has participated in the acquisition, disposition and management of more than $1 billion in commercial, retail, multifamily, industrial and mixed-use properties. He is involved in multi-use development projects with capitalization totaling more than $2 billion.
Upon his initial engagement at Advance Realty, Peter worked on developing and repositioning projects including 445 South Street, 100 Tice Boulevard and the Harrison Riverbend District. Each of these projects represents the largest and most significant transaction in its county - Peter assisted in obtaining pre-development approvals and financing for all of them.
Peter has experience in portfolio-level underwriting and financing, as well as in asset management, having served in day-to-day operational and management activities for more than 10 million sf of space in all product classes.
He currently sits on the Board of the Somerset County Business Partnership and serves as a trustee for the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties New Jersey (NAIOP NJ).
Peter holds a BS in industrial and labor relations from Cornell University, and an MS in real estate development from Columbia University.