Dan Turkewitz is currently a senior vice president in JLL's New York office. He focuses tenant and owner representation, and new business development as part of a XX-member team that serves clients across the Tri-state Region. For tenants, Mr. Turkewitz assists in strategic planning, market analysis, option development, site selection and transaction management. For owners and sublandlords, he develops marketing plans, identifies and targets potential tenants, and helps negotiate transactions. Mr. Turkewitz understands the importance of timely market knowledge to client success and has devoted considerable effort to becoming a resource of information for both his team and the entire New York operation. He joined JLL in 2011.
Mr. Turkewitz has eight years of real estate experience. Prior to joining JLL, he was a member of a leading brokerage team at Cushman & Wakefield, Inc. He began his career at Studley, Inc. in 2005.
Over the course of his career, Mr. Turkewitz has worked with tenants in the entertainment, financial services, media and technology industries. Some of his most notable accomplishments as tenant representative include:
- AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company: 280,000 sf disposition at 1290 Avenue of the Americas
- Alloy Digital: 34,000 sf lease at 498 Seventh Avenue
- Dentsu Holdings USA, Inc.: 33,000 sf lease at 32 Avenue of the Americas
- Third Point Management: 31,000 sf expansion / extension at 390 Park Avenue
- Brean Capital, LLC: 22,000 sf lease at 1345 Avenue of the Americas
He has also successfully represented firms such as: Alloy, Inc., Archon Partners, Argonaut Capital, Asterion Investments, Auda Advisors, AXA Equitable Life Insurance Company, Bankable Enterprises, Benchmark Solutions, Brean Murray Carret & Co., Caxton Associates, Celtic Pharmaceuticals, Dentsu Holdings USA, Inc., Equinox Capital, Falcon Edge Capital, Kilpatrick Townsend Stockton LLP, Knighthead Capital, LightBox Capital Management, Livestream LLC, Lone Star US Acquisitions LLC, Lombard Odier, Longacre Fund Management, Magnetar Capital, Manikay Partners, Marathon Asset Management, Morgans Hotel Group, Salans LLP, Seer Capital Management, Standard Investment Research, Stillwater LLC, Stonehenge Partners, Tandem Capital, ThruPoint, Third Point Management Tudor Investment Corp, Quadrangle Group, VSO Capital, and WilmerHale.
Mr. Turkewitz is a member of the JLL team charged with marketing available space at 11 Times Square. In the last year, these professionals have successfully executed leases exceeding 260,000 s.f. for tenants such as Microsoft and eMarketer.
Education and Affiliations
Mr. Turkewitz graduated with a B.A. in international relations from the University of Wisconsin in 1995, and earned an M.B.A. from Fordham University in 2004. He is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) and an active member of the Horace Mann Alumni Council.