Charles T. Kavanagh

J.D., SIORExecutive Vice President | Principal


Charles, Executive Vice President and Principal of The Blau & Berg Company, was initially a member of the Berg Enterprises’ Industrial Division prior to its acquisition by the American Can Company. During its transformation to a national financial services firm, Berg was merged with its sister company the Leslie Blau Company in 1974. Charles also serves as the Secretary for the New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR).


He has almost 50 years of experience in industrial and commercial real estate and had worked for a period in the construction industry prior to starting his real estate career. At Blau & Berg, Mr. Kavanagh has represented many clients in site selection, acquisition, disposition, and new construction projects, in and outside of New Jersey.

Years of experience



A graduate of St. Peter’s College, he attended a joint JD/MBA program at Rutgers University and was admitted to the New Jersey Bar in 1974. In 1990, Mr. Kavanagh was one of a small group of brokers who acquired the assets of The Blau & Berg Company from Primerica/Margaretten (successor to American Can Co) and is currently a principal in the firm.

The principals of The Blau & Berg Company have been active in community service and Charles was a member of the Brielle Board of Education for ten years, eight years as President, and was Vice President of the Monmouth County School Boards Association. Additionally, he has for many years been active in fund raising for local Little League and Pop Warner organizations.



  • American Hotel Register
  • Advantage Properties
  • Atalanta Foods
  • Burnet Interests
  • Collectors Alliance, Inc.
  • Federal Business Center
  • KAR Products
  • Parkway 100 Associates
  • Reckson Morris Industrial
  • Village Sundries & Tobacco, Inc.
  • Hotel Furniture Concepts
  • Wheaton USA, Inc.
  • Federal Storage Warehouse
  • Millennium Construction
  • Monmouth Center for Vocational Rehabilitation
  • PACO Pharmaceutical Services
  • Lakewood Associates
  • United Parcel Service
  • United Technologies
  • Waste Management
  • Cablevision
  • Hartz Mountain Industries
  • Westinghouse Corp.
  • Electrolux AB
  • Saveur Food Group
  • Atalanta Corp.
  • TMC Properties
  • J. Knipper & Co. (McKesson)
  • Hoffman La Roche