Chairman and Founder
Chairman and Founder
Jeff Berkowitz is the Chairman and Founder of Berkowitz Development Group. A former practicing attorney, he is widely recognized as one of the pre-eminent retail developers in Miami-Dade County. His expertise includes areas relating to all aspect of development, including leasing, management, construction management, customer and tenant relations, budgeting, projections and governmental relations. With his formal legal training and active experience practicing law, he also provides support in negotiation and a wealth of experience in dispute avoidance and, if necessary, resolution.
Michael R. Berkowitz is the President of Berkowitz Development Group (BDG). He is responsible for overseeing the comprehensive management of BDG’s portfolio, leasing strategies, new acquisitions, due diligence, marketing, feasibility analysis, and is heavily involved with the construction operations of current and future projects.
Andrew Berkowitz is the Vice President of Berkowitz Development Group. Mr. Berkowitz holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY. He holds a Sales Associate license in Real Estate Sales in the State of Florida and is also an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Mr. Berkowitz began his real estate career with Berkowitz Development Group in August of 2008, after operating a Video Voice & Data infrastructure and service providing company of which was later sold to a larger operator.
CFO and COO
David M. Singer is Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer of Berkowitz Development Group (BDG). He is directly responsible for all of the accounting, financial and day-to-day operations of BDG. Mr. Singer joined Berkowitz Development Group in November of 1998, bringing with him over 15 years of prior Real Estate knowledge, which included property management, leasing, financing, accounting and acquisition experience.
Director of Construction Services
Ms. O’Hare shapes and tempers the construction process to defend the interests of Berkowitz Development Group (BDG) as developer in the jumble of contractors, subcontractors, utility companies, tenants, inspectors, architects, engineers, attorneys, and others who both combine and conflict in the endeavor to get a shopping center built. She allows no corner to be cut.
David S. Markowitz is the Property Manager for over one million square feet of retail space in the Berkowitz Development Group portfolio. He is responsible for day to day operations of the shopping centers, which range from maintaining and controlling operating costs for the shopping centers, landscaping, security, janitorial, maintenance, and tenant relations.
Ana M. Pereira is the Property Manager for over three hundred thousand square feet of retail space in the Berkowitz Development Group portfolio. She is responsible for day to day operations of the shopping centers, which range from maintaining and controlling operating costs for the shopping centers, landscaping, security, janitorial, maintenance, and tenant relations.