Colliers International grows its National Student Housing Group

TAMPA, FL (Oct. 24, 2018) – Colliers International has added three new members to its Tampa-based National Student Housing Group – Jonathan Holt as Senior Associate, Nicholas Coccodrilli as Senior Financial Analyst and Meagan Dobson as Client Services Coordinator.

Colliers’ National Student Housing Group represents buyers and sellers of student housing properties nationwide. For more than 6 years, the Group has handled more than $1 billion in student housing-related transactions, working with developers, buyers and sellers for properties nation-wide.

Holt moved to Colliers National Student Housing Group from his former role with Colliers International Tampa Bay’s Office Services team.

Previously, Holt was a financial advisor and analyst at a national firm, and at a Tampa-based private equity group. Holt brings extensive knowledge of the financial industry to his role on the student housing team, with past experience in helping clients with acquisition and disposition strategies, portfolio analysis, capital stack and joint venture structures.

Holt earned a bachelor’s degree at N.C. State University, where he was an offensive lineman on the football team, then earned an MBA at Campbell University.

Coccodrilli specializes in analyzing real estate investments and market conditions to help clients maximize returns. In his career, he has worked with various clients from leaders of multimillion-dollar REITs to entry-level investors.

Before joining Colliers as the Senior Financial Analyst for the National Student Housing Group, Coccodrilli was a financial analyst with a national firm, where he underwrote more than $500 million in assets. He also brings proven commercial real estate consulting experience. Coccodrilli earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Tampa.

Dobson, who brings a creative and strategic mindset to her new role, has experience as a marketing coordinator for Superior Uniform Group. There, she managed the creation of all marketing materials, including social media, press releases, trade shows, graphic design, email campaigns, and photo shoots.

She graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science, double majoring in International Affairs and Media/Communication Studies.

The new hires join a National Student Housing Group team led by Executive Managing Director Dorothy Jackman, Director Sean Baird and Senior Associate Jamie Swick. Combined, they have more than 50 years of experience in the student housing and commercial real estate industries.

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