Danny Jacobson

Professional Expertise

Danny Jacobson is a Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Retail Services Group located in Chicago. Danny specializes in urban retail projects with a focus in downtown Chicago and the surrounding neighborhoods like the Gold Coast and Fulton Market. An twelve-year real estate veteran, Danny’s extensive knowledge of these markets combined with his strong work ethic and passion, offers clients unparalleled service and results.

Danny has represented a variety of classes of retail real estate – from high-rise office buildings to mixed-use developments to freestanding urban storefronts. He has advised numerous retailers on their entry and expansion in the Chicago market, in addition to representing tenants and owners on both a national and local level.

Danny previously served as Vice President at CBRE in the Chicago office and as Associate at Edgemark Commercial Real Estate. Prior to that, Danny worked in the hospitality industry in Aspen, Colorado.

Key Clients Served

Goldman Sachs, JMB Realty, L3 Capital, LaSalle Hotel Property, Madison Capital, Morgan Stanley, Meyer Bergman, Newscastle Limited, Prime Group, Structure Development, AT&T, Capital One, Chase Bank, Saks Off Fifth, Marine Layer, Protein Bar

Major Transactions

AT&T – Michigan Avenue

673, 669 & 663 North Michigan Avenue

Burlington Coat Factory – State Street

  • Saks Off Fifth – State Street
  • Dior – Gold Coast
  • Tesla – Gold Coast
  • Aritzia – Gold Coast
  • Capital One – Lincoln Park
  • Versace – Gold Coast

Professional Affiliations

  • Member: International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)


  • BA – University of Arizona