Executive Vice President
Vornado Realty Trust
Glen Weiss has served as Executive Vice President – Director of Leasing for Vornado Realty Trust’s New York portfolio since 2007. Mr. Weiss oversees leasing activity in New York, Chicago and San Francisco, including Vornado’s 25 million square foot Manhattan office portfolio, the 3.5 million square foot Mart in Chicago and the 1.8 million square foot 555 California Street complex in San Francisco.
Mr. Weiss manages a leasing team of both internal and external brokers, overseeing the negotiation of large-scale leasing transactions often involving hundreds of thousands of square feet. Among the major office headquarters leases his team has recently completed are:
• Neuberger Berman at 1290 Avenue of the Americas
• Facebook at 770 Broadway
• Google/Motorola Mobility at The Mart in Chicago
• Macy’s at Eleven Penn Plaza
• Amazon at 7 West 34th Street
• Guggenheim Partners at 330 Madison Avenue
• Bank of America at 555 California Street in San Francisco
Mr. Weiss began his real estate career with the Mendik Company in 1986 as a 16 year-old Summer Porter at 11 Penn Plaza, and continued with Mendik as an intern through high school and college. In 1992, Mendik appointed him as an Assistant Building Manager and he went on to become Building Manager at 1740 Broadway and 11 Penn Plaza. In 1998, he transitioned to leasing following Vornado Realty Trust’s acquisition of Mendik.
Mr. Weiss was 2010 Chairman of the Young Men’s/Women’s Real Estate Association. Additionally, he is a member of the Real Estate Board of New York’s Seminar Committee, received the 2010 New York Cares Corporate Community Outreach Award, the 2012 Big Brothers Big Sisters Real Estate Honoree and the 2014 REBNY Young Person of the Year.
Mr. Weiss earned his B.A. from the University of Delaware and his M.B.A. from Pace University.
He resides in Livingston, New Jersey with his wife Staci and their 3 daughters – Leah, Emily and Abby.