Justin Burrows, LEED AP, PMP joined J. Kelly Advisors in 2019 to leverage his professional background in the areas of corporate and commercial real estate, project and development management, transaction management, asset management and corporate workplace strategy, to deliver strategic guidance and actionable insights in support of client objectives. Justin has worked in many different vertical markets to include life sciences, mission critical facilities, corporate headquarters and interiors, hospitality, commercial, retail, higher education, healthcare, industrial and mixed-use.
Prior to JKA, Justin built a successful career in the SFL commercial real estate market which has spanned over 10 years and includes both in-house CRE management and third-party advisory services. Most recently, Justin served as Director of Workplace Strategy for CBI Workplace Solutions where he served as a resource for clients and trusted industry partners who have a need for workplace consulting, thought leadership and strategy. His passion for design and consultative approach allows organizations to successfully navigate change and leverage the built environment to create flexible, highly productive work environments that are aligned with their corporate vision and goals. Prior to CBI, Justin worked for one of the nation’s largest General Contractors, where he led business development and procurement initiatives for commercial projects ranging in value from $20-200M in the SFL market. Justin also has invaluable experience working in-house for DHL eCommerce as their Real Estate Manager where he developed and executed the real estate strategy for the Americas' portfolio consisting of industrial and office facilities in the US and Canada by partnering closely with senior leaders and stakeholders to align the real estate strategy with the business development plans and initiatives.
During his time as an Advisor at Cresa South Florida, Justin deployed his expertise in strategic planning, alternative transaction structuring and occupancy cost reduction strategies to transact in excess of 500,000 SF of commercial/corporate office, retail and industrial transactions (lease, acquisition, and disposition of corporate properties) resulting in the exclusive representation of law firms, financial institutions and corporations.
As a Project Manager for JLL, Justin led the design, construction and development of retail banking centers including LEED Certified Banking Centers for Bank of America. Justin’s expertise lies in the entire development process from: site selection, feasibility and due diligence studies to the management of all third-party vendors (A&E, GC, consultants) to ensure the successful delivery of projects.
Justin Burrows is a graduate from the University of Florida where he obtained his MBA and a BS in Construction Management. He is fluent in Spanish, Six Sigma certified and a Licensed Real Estate Sales Associate. Justin enjoys staying active through triathlon and running events. He is a 5x Ironman finisher, including qualifying and competing at the Ironman World Championships in Hawaii (2018), a multiple qualifier and competitor at the 70.3 World Championships (2017) and multiple qualifier and competitor of the Boston Marathon (2017).
United Technologies Corporation
Florida Atlantic University
Baptist Health South Florida
Miami Children’s Hospital
Toyota Motor Sales
Yamaha Motor Distribution
Bank of America
Berkowitz Pollack Brant
Norwegian Cruise Lines
TY Lin International
Bliss & Nyitray
Meland, Russin Budwick
Ver Ploeg & Lumpkin
Justin volunteers for Habitat for Humanity where he helps others in the community enhance the place, they call home. Justin is also very active in the triathlon and running community where he volunteers his time to coaching and teaching athletes who would like to improve the quality of their life through sport, camaraderie and wellbeing.