Kansas City Region Advisory Board Member
Fishman Commercial Real Estate, - President
Kansas City, Kansas (Leawood)
Mr. Fishman is the President and principal of Fishman Commercial Real Estate, a real estate brokerage and development firm based in Overland Park, Kansas. Mr. Fishman attended the University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, and earned a B.S. degree in Marketing at the University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri in 1970. Mr. Fishman graduated from the University of Missouri – Kansas City Law School in 1973, and is a member of the Bar in both Kansas and Missouri. Mr. Fishman was in the private legal practice in Kansas City, Missouri for 11 years, and served as Vice President and General Counsel of Associated Wholesale Grocers, Inc. until 1986. Since that time he has been in the commercial and industrial real estate brokerage and development business, developing two 100-acre industrial parks, a regional shopping center, an urban renewal shopping center, several GSA leased properties and numerous other real estate properties. Mr. Fishman is a real estate broker in Kansas and Missouri and has served as the president of the Commercial and Investment Division of the Johnson County Board of Realtors. Mr. Fishman has served as Chairman of the Olathe Economic Development Council and as a former member of the Board of Directors of the Olathe Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Fishman served two years as president of Oakwood Country Club, Kansas City, Missouri. Mr. Fishman is a lifelong resident of the Kansas City metropolitan area, is married to and is the father of two grown daughters.