Friedman Real Estate Names Brian Whisenhunt as Managing Director of Commercial Property Management

Posted on January 13, 2023

Farmington Hills, MI – (January 13, 2023) – Friedman Real Estate, one of the nation’s leading providers of commercial real estate services, is pleased to announce that Brian Whisenhunt has joined the company as Managing Director of Commercial Property Management. In his new role, Whisenhunt will oversee the management and administration of Friedman’s 18 million square foot portfolio of office, industrial and retail properties.

Whisenhunt will be based out of the company’s Farmington Hills corporate headquarters and will be charged with leading and mentoring a team of approximately 30 property management professionals. He will also have oversight responsibility for all property operations, including budgeting, capital improvement implementation, vendor contract management and administration of all client and tenant relations.

“We are pleased to welcome Brian to the Friedman team,” said Scott Shefman, Executive Managing Director, Real Estate Operations. “Brian brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to our organization and we expect that he will be instrumental in helping us to operate and expand our growing management platform.”

Prior to joining Friedman, Brian has spent almost 25 years working in various property management and construction roles. He holds a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Building Construction Management with a concentration in Supervision from Purdue University and is a Certified Shopping Center Manager (CSM) through the International Council of Shopping Centers.

“I am very excited to join Friedman Real Estate,” said Brian. “I look forward to working with the Friedman Team and making contributions to the company’s continued success.”

About Friedman Real Estate
As one of the largest privately held full-service commercial real estate organizations in the nation, Friedman Real Estate provides clients with a single point of contact for the full range of Advisory, Property Management, Multi-Family, Brokerage, and Construction services that it offers.

Friedman manages more than 140 commercial properties encompassing more than 15M SF and more than 12,000 apartment homes throughout the United States. Friedman’s brokerage team has over 800 current listings with $20 billion in closed transactions. As owners and managers of commercial property for over 30 years, Friedman understands what it takes to achieve results that maximize their clients’ objectives. Additional information is available at and on LinkedInFacebookInstagramYouTube, and Twitter.