Real Estate Journal — New Jersey — February 8 - 21, 2019 — 7B


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Annual achievements recognized following record year The Kislak Company, Inc. announces 2018 Sales Awards & Promotions


recipient of the prestigious award. His sales included the $48.2 million sale of Montage at Hamilton, a 172-unit active adult community in Hamilton Township, New Jersey with an additional 63 units under construction. Lupo was also promoted from a sales associate to a vice president. He joined Kislak in 2014, was the recipient of the firm’s 2015 Rookie of the Year award and has become one of its leading salespeople with investment sales totaling $200 million. He specializes in the sale of multifamily and

other investment properties in central New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania. The Transactions award is presented to the individual who closed the most transac- tions during the past year. Peter Wisniewski also had an extraordinary 2018 and was the recipient of this award for the second consecutive year. In 2018, he closed more than 30 lease and sales transac- tions in New Jersey including a long term lease for the North American offices/distribution center for MONDOTICCA USA, an international eyewear

company in Warren; the sale of Harding Medical Plaza, a medical office complex near Morristown; a long term lease for ZebraSci, a pharmaceutical testing company in Branch- burg; the expansion and lease extension for the Global As- sociation of Risk Professionals on the Jersey City waterfront; and a long term lease with Tenshi Kaizen Life Scienc es and Pharmaceuticals in Branchburg. Wisniewski joined Kislak in 2015 and leads the firm’s commercial sales and leasing division. 

O O D B R I D G E , NJ — The Kislak Company, Inc. an-

nounced the recipients of its 2018 sales awards along with promotions for several sales- people at the firm’s annual awards ceremony, which was held on January 10, 2019. Executive vice president Joni Sweetwood received the Producer of the Year award, vice president Justin Lupo received the Sima Kislak Jelin Salesperson of the Year award and executive vice president Peter Wisniewski received the Transactions award. “2018 was Kislak’s best year thus far, which is an extraor- dinary achievement given our 113-year history” said Robert Holland, president. “Many of our salespeople also had the best years of their careers and our awards recipients are truly exceptional and well-deserving of these honors.” Kislak’s Producer of the Year award is presented to the individual who generated the highest sales volume during the past year. Joni Sweetwood had an extraordinary 2018 closing 15 transactions valued at $150 million. Her sales included the record-breaking $70.5 million sale of the iconic Pavilion Apartments in New- ark, New Jersey. It was the single largest sale of a multi- family property in Newark by more than $18,000,000 based on data available from CoStar. Sweetwood was also promot- ed from a senior vice president to an executive vice president. She joined Kislak in 1996 and is one of the firm’s all-time leading salespeople. She has won numerous other sales awards, including the Sima Kislak Jelin Salesperson of the Year award in 2010 and the firm’s production award mul- tiple times since then and has been recognized repeatedly as one of New Jersey’s Commer- cial Brokerage All Stars and the Mid Atlantic Real Estate Journal’s Executive Women in Business. The Sima Kislak Jelin Sales- person of the Year award is presented to the individual whose performance and pro- fessionalism during the past year demonstrated the high- est standards of excellence for which Kislak is known. The recipient is chosen by a vote of the sales and management teams. The award is named af- ter the late Mrs. Jelin, who was

an executive, key mentor, and motivator to countless sales- people; and the daughter of the firm’s founder, J.I. Kislak. Lupo also had an extraor- dinary year with sales of $75 million and was the deserved Shown from left: Justin Lupo, Joni Sweetwood and Peter Wisniewski


Brooklyn, NY 28 Residential Units Robert Squires ext 287 Jason Pucci ext 214

Dover, NJ 100 Residential Units Joseph Keenan ext. 256

Bethlehem, PA 61 Residential Units Robert Holland ext. 285 Justin Lupo ext. 225

Long Branch, NJ 50,000 SF Industrial Park Daniel Lanni ext. 248

Flemington, NJ 23,045 SF Retail/Office Daniel Lanni ext. 248

Newark, NJ 10 Residential Units, 6 Retail Julie Gralla ext. 265

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