Rick Shekter
Executive Managing Director

Newmark Grubb Knight Frank
13191 Crossroads Pkwy. N
Suite 555
City of Industry, CA 91746
T 562.364.2015
F 562.695.0980

Years of Experience
32 years

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Career Summary
Rick Sheckter serves as an executive managing director in Newmark Knight Frank’s San Gabriel Valley office, where he is responsible for advising buyers, sellers, tenants, landlords, investors and developers in the industrial, office, and high tech marketplace in the San Gabriel Valley and Inland Empire. Mr. Sheckter also specializes in representing corporations with their facilities’ needs on a multi-market bases throughout the United States.

In the past 32 years, Mr. Sheckter has successfully completed over 1,100 transactions for more than 10 million square feet of industrial space with a combined value in excess of $2 billion dollars. Mr. Sheckter’s financial background and years of market knowledge have provided for quality representation to such clients as Argent, LLC, Arrowhead Drinking Water Company, Caremark International, the City of Duarte, COIT Services, Inc., Descansando Partners, Edison Enterprises, First Industrial Trust, Graybar Electric Company, RREEF, San Polo Development Corporation, Sunbelt Enterprises, Verizon Wireless and WF Construction.


Chairman’s Club - 2015
Top Five Industrial Performers Nationwide, NGKF, 2014, 2015
Top 50 Performers Nationwide, NGKF, 2001 – 2015
Top 10 Performer, Los Angeles Metro Region, NGKF, 1997 – 2017
Top Salesperson, San Gabriel Valley Office, NGKF, 1995, 1999, 2001 – 2017
Circle of Excellence Award, NGKF, 1995, 1996, 1998 – 2017
2008 The Spirit of Grubb & Ellis Award
2005 CoStar "Broker of the Year"
2003-05 San Gabriel Valley Economic Partnership "Broker of the Year"
1999 Top Salesperson, San Gabriel Valley Office
1996 Recipient of Circle of Excellence Award
1995 Top Salesperson, San Gabriel Valley Office
1995 Recipient of Circle of Excellence Award
1989 District Manager's Award – Los Angeles/San Gabriel Valley Office
1988 Manager's Award – San Gabriel Valley Office
1986 Rookie of the Year Award



Mr. Sheckter graduated from San Diego State University, San Diego, California with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting.

Professional Affiliations:

State of California, Dept. of Real Estate, Broker's License
San Gabriel Valley Economic Council, Board Member
American Industrial Real Estate Association, Active Member
Kiwanis Club of South El Monte, Past President
City of Azusa Real Estate Advisory Council, Board Member
Chinese American Real Estate Professional Association, Active Member Grubb & Ellis President's Council Member