the blau & berg company hires veteran real estate expert, christian benedetto, as director of business development

SHORT HILLS, NJ October 11, 2017

The Blau & Berg Company, a prominent commercial real estate brokerage firm in the New Jersey and Tri-State area since 1932, recently hired Christian Benedetto, a veteran real estate expert, as Director of Business Development.

Christian joins The Blau & Berg team with twenty years of commercial real estate experience.  His previous work includes consulting for many publicly-traded companies — from Prudential and Provident Bank to Connect One Bank, First Union, Lockheed Martin and the Government of China –  on real estate projects across the globe. He specializes in urban projects that include retail, office and medical. Most recently Benedetto was the Broker of Record and Director of Real Estate Services for HSB Advisors.

“Christian’s commitment to giving back to the community, his service to the United States, his deep financial background and entrepreneurial spirit bring a unique perspective to our business,” noted Jason M. Crimmins, President.  “We look forward to working with Christian to continue to drive our clients’ success.”

Beyond the world of real estate, Christian is also a published author of four acclaimed
books of poetry; a US patent holder; and an avid supporter of the Veterans and
PTSD. After serving in the United States Marine Corp Infantry during the First Gulf War,
Christian founded the quarterly magazine PTSD Journal to help people like him suffering
from post-traumatic stress disorder. He was nominated as a 2017 CNN Hero for his
work. Christian received a Bachelor’s degree in Financial Services from Monmouth
University as well as graduate degrees in both Finance and Computer Information
Systems Management.


About The Blau & Berg Company
The Blau & Berg Company ( was founded in 1932 and holds a
leading position in the New Jersey and Tri-State commercial real estate market.
Headquartered in Short Hills, New Jersey, The Blau & Berg Company is an independent,
full-service commercial real estate brokerage firm, providing expert and personalized
services in industrial, office and retail real estate, including: site selection, acquisitions,
dispositions, leasing, tenant representation, portfolio sales, asset repositioning, and
property & construction management.