St. Louis’ Gershman Commercial adds executive vice president

Jim Loft has joined St. Louis-based Gershman Commercial Real Estate as executive vice president. In his new role, Loft will focus on office properties in the St. Louis market, representing both owners and users of office property.

Loft brings with him nearly 20 years of extensive experience in commercial real estate strategy, transaction and brokerage services. He has been involved in hundreds of transactions representing both owners and users of commercial real estate with an aggregate value in excess of $300 million. Loft has represented small business owners, as well as major corporations, both locally and nationally.

Prior to joining Gershman, Loft was a senior vice president at Colliers International. Throughout his brokerage career, Jim has been involved in numerous notable transactions in the St. Louis office market.