Crossman & Company names John Zielinski as Chief Operating Officer

John-Zielinski-201x300Orlando, Fla. – Crossman & Company’s Senior Vice President John Zielinski has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer, where he will oversee leasing, management and investment sales for the company. Zielinski previously served as head of the firm’s Atlanta division.

Crossman & Company President John Crossman notes Zielinski will continue to grow the company as he did with the Atlanta office, and assist with many areas of our business, including training and recruiting, as well as the internal coordination and communication of the company.

“John is a commercial industry veteran and we are thrilled to promote him as our Chief Operating Officer,” Crossman said. “He is a great asset and leader for the Crossman team.”

Prior to joining Crossman & Company, Zielinski served as an executive with Publix Super Markets, Inc. for more than 15 years in a variety of roles, including managing the leasing of the Publix shopping center portfolio.

Zielinski has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Bowling Green State University, an MBA from the University of South Florida and holds the CCIM designation.


About Crossman & Company
Crossman & Company is the premier real estate firm focused on serving retail landlords exclusively throughout the Southeast – with offices in Atlanta, Boca Raton, Orlando and Tampa – representing more than 200 shopping centers in Florida, Georgia, Alabama, Tennessee, South Carolina and North Carolina. The company was founded in 1990 with the goal of providing exemplary service to our clients around four core values: Maintain enthusiastically satisfied clients; demonstrate servant leadership; practice kindness, openness and humility; and develop new talent. For more information, visit the company’s website at