Lee & Associates promoted Rick Scardino to principal in its Chicago office.
Scardino, an expert in retail brokerage in the Chicago market and 26-year veteran in the industry, founded Lee & Associates retail platform in 2010.
Prior to joining Lee & Associates, Scardino served as the president of Affinity Commercial Real Estate, a boutique firm that he founded in 2003. He also spent nine years as a broker with Grubb & Ellis.
Scardino is a graduate of Bradley University.