Frank Grimaldi Sr.

Frank Grimaldi Sr.

Frank Grimaldi, Sr. is the Founder and CEO of Grimaldi Commercial Realty Corp. and a pillar of the Tampa Bay Community. He started Grimaldi Commercial Realty Corp. in 1975. With over 40 years as a commercial Broker, he has experience in every aspect of commercial real estate.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Creative Seller Financing
  • Sales & Leasing
  • Asset Management
  • Multi Million Dollar Transactions
  • Land & Community Development
  • Value Analysis
  • Economic/Urban Development
  • Retail
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Multi-family

Being in the Tampa Bay market for over 40 years, Frank has a vast network of contacts allowing him access to clients who purchase a variety of commercial property types and price points. His experience has allowed him to successfully weather numerous turbulent economies and community changes. Frank takes a hands-on approach to all projects. His philosophy has kept the company successfully growing and has empowered him to be one of the most trusted names in the Tampa Bay Commercial Real Estate market.

Kari Grimaldi

Kari Grimaldi

Kari Grimaldi is the Managing Broker/President of Grimaldi Commercial Realty Corp. and commercial real estate expert. Kari quickly climbed the ranks of who's who in Tampa Bay Area Commercial Real Estate to become a Top Producer.

Learning and joining the family business at an early age, Kari understands the importance of networking and building relationships, and has accumulated 20+ years of experience and in-depth knowledge to execute and navigate commercial real estate transactions for Sellers, Buyers, and Landlords/Tenants from inception to closing. Kari has an extensive resume with some of the highlights listed below:

  • Multiple Year Crexi Platinum Broker Award Winner
  • REIC Member- Real Estate Investment Council
  • CCIM Candidate- Certified Commercial Investment Member
  • ICSC Member- International Council of Shopping Centers
Areas of Expertise:
  • Office and Build-to-Suit Sales & Leasing
  • Medical Office Sales
  • Retail Sales
  • Industrial Sales
  • Multifamily Investments
  • Single NNN National Investments
  • Land & Commercial Development
  • Foreign Investors & Investment Specialist
  • Seller Finance and Creative Financing
  • 1031 & Reverse Exchanges
  • Short Sales & Distressed/Bank-owned assets

As a commercial real estate owner and investor herself, Kari knows first hand how to guide others through the process, and negotiate and close transactions successfully. Kari has a vast portfolio of closed transactions in all sectors of the commercial market and is a multi-million dollar sales producer.

A Florida native, Kari earned her Bachelors at University of Florida in Management and Psychology, and a Masters at University of South Florida.

David J. Rosenthal

David J. Rosenthal

David Rosenthal graduated from Tulane University in New Orleans Louisiana, where he received a Bachelor's in Finance and a Masters in Accounting. David began his career at Ernst & Young, David serving as a Big Four Accountant, focusing on client services and analyzing Financial Statements. Before joining Grimaldi Commercial Realty, David worked with many local Real Estate Investment Trusts, learning the financial side of the Real Estate market.

  • Multiple Year Crexi Platinum Broker Award Winner
Areas of Expertise:
  • Multifamily
  • Retail Sales & Leases
  • Financial Planning
  • Real Estate Investment Trusts
  • Dividend Reinvestment Plans & Dividend Payout Ratios
  • Seller and Investor Financing
  • Contract negotiations and due diligence
  • Investment & Financial Analysis
  • Property Valuation

A Tampa native since 1991, David attended Tampa Preparatory High School in Downtown Tampa where he played Soccer, Basketball, and ran Cross Country. When he is not working, David enjoys watching sports, working out and playing golf.

David is an outgoing individual whose drive and passion are evident in his persistence to provide outstanding service. His business is built on: Dedication, Communication, Determination, and Trust while embodying the ability to cater and adapt to all his client’s Real Estate needs.

George William

George William

Meet George William, your esteemed guide to the dynamic world of commercial real estate in the Tampa Bay area. With a legacy of 10 years in the industry, George is a seasoned Commercial Real Estate Broker renowned for his unwavering commitment to client success and unmatched market insights.

George's journey in real estate began with a passion for helping businesses and investors achieve their goals. Over the years, he has honed his expertise, becoming a trusted advisor to a diverse clientele. George's reputation for transparency, integrity, and personalized service has been the cornerstone of his thriving career. George's deep-rooted connections within the Tampa Bay community and his finger on the pulse of the industry empower his clients to make informed decisions, even in the face of complexity. With an innate ability to identify opportunities that align with his clients' objectives, George has successfully facilitated countless transactions –from leasing prime retail spaces to brokering high-value investment deals. His strategic approach and innovative thinking consistently yield favorable outcomes, making him a sought-after broker in the region.

Beyond his professional accomplishments, George is celebrated for his dedication to ongoing education. He stays ahead of the curve by staying attuned to market shifts, legal nuances, and emerging technologies, ensuring his clients receive the most up-to-date advice. George's commitment to excellence and his genuine interest in helping you achieve your commercial real estate aspirations set him apart. Contact him today to unlock the boundless potential of the Tampa Bay commercial real estate market.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Investment and income producing properties
  • Sale of businesses
  • Retail Sales and Leasing
  • Industrial Sales and Leasing
  • Self Storage
  • Gas Stations and Convenience Stores
Swapna Shah

Swapna Shah

Swapna Shah has a strong rapport and extensive professional experience working with the Tampa Bay community, and a passion for commercial real estate. She has demonstrated leadership qualities and is known in different venues as persuasive and getting the job done. Swapna has a vast professional network and has been a Tampa Bay resident for over 25 years with personal experience investing in commercial real estate as an owner.

When Swapna needed real estate experts 10 years ago to advise her regarding her commercial real estate needs, she turned to Grimaldi Commercial Realty, Tampa’s most branded company. Because of Grimaldi Commercial Realty’s integrity and straight forwardness in their dealings, she was left with a positive impression. When Swapna ventured into real estate brokerage she knew that she wanted the finest commercial real estate company to mentor her to become a top notch real estate professional.

Swapna’s own experience buying, selling and leasing has given her a keen understanding of client’s needs. She is a poised and competent leader in our community and is capable and passionate about turning client's dreams into realities.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Hotels/Motels
  • Office/Medical
  • Investment Properties
  • Convenience stores/Gas Stations
  • 1031 Exchanges
  • Land

Swapna has a degree in Business Administration.

Ami Maikoski

Ami Maikoski

Ami L Maikoski was brought to Tampa, FL in 1994 by the USAF to MacDill AFB and has submerged herself in the Tampa Bay area ever since. After her service, Ami ran a company for several years that worked directly with small businesses through licensing, development, operations and finance. She transitioned into the banking industry for 6 years working with premier and business banking clients of many levels passionately assuring clients financial confidence in their banking, lending and investment portfolios. She then moved on as the Operations Director for a custom luxury home developer in the South Tampa area continuing her attention to detail and execution on its finest level for clients, vendors and city/county officials for 3 years.

Her love for the thriving success of Tampa businesses and residents heavily persuaded her to move her career to commercial real estate and to work with the finest firm in Tampa – Grimaldi Commercial Realty Corp. She is driven and motivated to assure her personal values: Leadership, Trust, Integrity, Ethics, Passion, Persistence and Tenacity. When she is not working, Ami enjoys family, sports, outdoors and people. Life is all about the adventure!

Areas of Expertise:
  • Sales and Leasing
  • Leasing Buyer/Tenant Rep Retail Sales
  • Leasing Office Sales
  • Leasing Medical Office
Michael Beckwith

Michael Beckwith

Originally from New York, Michael Beckwith moved to Tampa over a decade ago and developed a passion for commercial real estate when he purchased his own investment properties in the area. This knowledge provided him with valuable skills that he uses daily when working with buyers and sellers to help assist them through the real estate process and negotiations. His enthusiasm, dedication, and competitive nature have been widely acknowledged and respected by his peers and clients.

Michael also has an extensive professional background in Sales and Marketing, where he consistently achieved and was awarded the "Top Salesman of the Year". His priority is to make his clients happy and strives to understand his client’s wants and needs in order to achieve the best outcome in every transaction.

In his free time, Michael is the CEO of a non-profit organization to raise awareness for domestic violence in the Tampa Bay area called "Work for Peace" which he started in order to help give back to the community.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Commercial Sales & Leasing
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Retail
  • Gas Stations

Michael graduated cum laude from the University of Tampa and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Education. He was recruited by the University to play Lacrosse.

Justin Worthington

Justin Worthington

Justin Worthington is a proud native of the Tampa Bay Area, where he has spent his entire life immersed in the community, including his time as a graduate of the University of South Florida. Prior to joining Grimaldi Commercial Realty, Justin gained over a decade of invaluable experience serving the public as a dedicated Law enforcement detective, Team Leader, and Supervisor/Trainer. Justin brings a unique perspective and unwavering commitment to his role in commercial real estate. As a Team Leader and Supervisor, Justin has honed his leadership skills and developed a keen understanding of teamwork and accountability. His ability to effectively manage high-pressure situations and guide others through challenging circumstances speaks volumes about his character and professionalism.

Justin's transition into the commercial real estate arena was driven by his passion for real estate and for helping others, and his desire to continue serving the community. His background has instilled in him a strong sense of integrity, empathy, and professionalism, traits that he brings to every client interaction. As a member of the esteemed Grimaldi Commercial Realty team, Justin leverages his extensive network within the Tampa Bay Area to facilitate successful transactions and foster positive relationships. His dedication to client satisfaction and his deep understanding of the local market dynamics position him as a trusted advisor and advocate for his clients' real estate needs.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Commercial Sales & Leasing
  • Office Sales & Leasing
  • Medical Office Sales & Leasing
  • Industrial Sales & Leasing
  • Retail Sales & Leasing
  • Land Sales
  • Seller Financing and Creative Financing

Justin graduated from the University of South Florida.

Jordan Levy

Jordan Levy

Originally from St. Louis, Jordan Levy moved to Tampa in 2019. A student-athlete graduate from Southern Illinois University with a Sports Administration degree, he later received an MBA from Maryville University. Jordan then became an NFL Agent, representing players in contract negotiations, while also implementing their strategic marketing and career plans.

As an agent, he prided himself on his ability to cultivate relationships and prioritize his client’s needs. His decision to transition his skill set into commercial real estate was driven by his passion for market dynamics and his desire to apply his negotiation expertise and strategic thinking to his interest in commercial real estate. His deep understanding of client needs, coupled with his experience in managing complex transactions, make him a valuable asset to the commercial real estate industry. Joining the Grimaldi Commercial Realty team, renowned for their expertise and legacy, was an effortless decision for Jordan, who understood the importance of being mentored by the best in the industry.

Jordan believes in the power of integrity, transparency, and relentless pursuit of excellence. His approach is client-focused, ensuring that each transaction is handled with the utmost professionalism and dedication. He remains committed to delivering results that exceed expectations and building lasting relationships based on trust and mutual success. In his off time, Jordan likes to work out, play golf, and enjoy the beach.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Commercial Sales & Leasing
  • Office Sales & Leasing
  • Medical Office Sales & Leasing
  • Industrial Sales & Leasing
  • Retail Sales & Leasing
  • Gas Stations/Convenience Stores
  • Investment Assets
Daiquaun Harrison

Daiquaun Harrison

Daiquaun Harrison graduated from Florida A&M University with a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and a minor in business. He has a strong background in pharmaceutical sales and clinical practice, transitioning seamlessly into the world of commercial real estate. Daiquaun had a successful career at Eli Lilly, where he excelled in client services and developed a keen understanding of the healthcare sector from various perspectives. Before joining the commercial real estate industry, he also gained valuable experience as an Army Reserve Logistics Officer for 8 years, honing his skills in strategic planning and operations. Daiquaun began investing in real estate and acquiring multiple personal properties in 2017, which sparked his passion for the industry and led him to recognize the vast opportunities within commercial real estate. This initial foray into real estate investing inspired him to transition his career, combining his analytical skills and dedication to client service to excel as a commercial real estate advisor.

Daiquaun has a deep connection with the Tampa local community and is known for his unwavering dedication and commitment to his clients, always striving to exceed their expectations. His business philosophy centers around clear communication, thorough preparation, and a deep understanding of the real estate market. Daiquaun’ s ability to adapt to his clients' unique needs and his relentless pursuit of excellence make him a trusted partner in achieving their real estate goals.

Areas of Expertise:
  • Healthcare Real Estate
  • Office Sales & Leasing
  • Industrial Sales & Leasing
  • Investment and Financial Analysis
  • Strategic Planning
Affiliations:
  • CCIM Candidate - Certified Commercial Investment Member
  • ULI - Urban Land Institute
Marie Dumont

Marie Dumont

Marie Dumont is a Tampa native and has been in the Real Estate industry for over 15 years. Marie has extensive real estate sales experience, as well as working ‘behind the scenes’ as a Brokerage Administrator and is currently the Office Manager for Grimaldi Commercial Realty.

Marie is creative, detail oriented, and has a comprehensive background in Business and Office Administration. She enjoys helping clients and proudly provides support to the Grimaldi Commercial Realty staff and agents. She has a training background, as well as an analytical background as a Business Analyst in the Information Technology industry. She also holds an active Florida Real Estate license.

Sherman Brod

Sherman Brod

Sherman Brod is the Grimaldi Commercial Realty Corporate Attorney. He is a member of the Florida Bar Association. He has been practicing law for 40 years in the Tampa area. He has been working with Frank Grimaldi and the Grimaldi group for over 20 years. He has a general practice with an emphasis on real estate transactions, contract review and escrow services.