John-Michael Kamel joins Avison Young in Houston

June 6, 2019

Houston office grows team specializing in land and industrial acquisitions and dispositions

Houston, TX – Rand Stephens, Avison Young Principal and Managing Director of the firm’s Houston office, announced today the strategic hiring of commercial real estate professional John-Michael Kamel.

Effective immediately, Kamel becomes an Associate in the company’s Houston office, focusing on new-business growth and expansion of the firm’s land-acquisition service line.

“We are pleased to have John-Michael on board,” comments Stephens. “We’re fortunate to have this bright, young leader bring his skill set to Avison Young and our clients. Furthermore, he’ll be a tremendous asset to our growing team.”

“I’m excited to have John-Michael join Avison Young as it continues to execute its aggressive expansion program here in Houston,” remarks Avison Young Principal Tommy LeBlanc. “I look forward to working with him to assist clients with locating investment and development properties and increasing our footprint in the land acquisitions and dispositions market. “

Kamel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in business from St. Edwards University and serves as a life member of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo.

“I am thrilled to join Avison Young’s growing team of talented professionals,” says Kamel. “As Avison Young continues to expand its global presence, I look forward to a being contributor to the company’s continued success.”

Avison Young is the world’s fastest-growing commercial real estate services firm. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Avison Young is a collaborative, global firm owned and operated by its Principals. Founded in 1978, with legacies dating back more than 200 years, the company comprises approximately 5,000 real estate professionals in 120 offices in 20 countries. The firm’s experts provide value-added, client-centric investment sales, leasing, advisory, management and financing services to clients across the office, retail, industrial, multi-family and hospitality sectors.