Franklin Street is pleased to announce our own Laura Gonzales, Regional Managing Director in Jacksonville, has been recognized as a 2021 “Woman of Influence” by Globe Street / Real Estate Forum. This prestigious honor is awarded to women in commercial real estate who are highly credentialed and experienced not only within their careers, but within their communities.
Laura, who joined Franklin Street in 2019 as Director of Capital Advisory in Jacksonville, has made a significant impact at our company in a short of amount time and we are honored to have her as a leader on our team. The below excerpt from Globe Street offers a glimpse at what makes Laura so highly deserving of this award:
“Laura Gonzales has spent much of her 20-plus-year career on the lender side at companies including TD Bank, BBVA Compass and Bank of America. Last year, Gonzales moved to the brokerage side of the table at Franklin Street by taking on the role of director of capital markets and she has since additionally been promoted to regional managing director, where she manages the firm’s Jacksonville full-service brokerage team. She quickly rose to the top of the pack, earning the title of top producer, securing new business and closing several record-breaking transactions. Outside of the company, Gonzales continues to receive industry accolades as well, earning NAIOP North Florida’s distinguished service award and CREW Network Jacksonville’s member to member award.”