President & CEO
Tere Blanca is the founder, president and CEO of Blanca Commercial Real Estate, Inc., the leading Miami based commercial property real estate advisory services and brokerage firm.
Ms. Blanca has more than 25 years of experience in the South Florida real estate sector. Prior to launching Blanca Commercial Real Estate, she served as Sr. Managing Director for Cushman & Wakefield of Florida, Inc., where she led the Firm’s South Florida operations, achieving significant revenue growth and increased profitability.
Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Ms. Blanca held the position of Sr. Vice President at Codina Realty Services Inc. ONCOR International where she was consistently among the top producers during her 14-year tenure. She has participated in numerous projects from land acquisition through the master planning, design, construction, marketing, successful lease-up, and sale phases.
Ms. Blanca is a past chair of The Beacon Council, Chair-Elect of the Board of Directors of City Year Miami, and a member of the University of Miami’s President’s Council and School of Business Real Estate Advisory Board, and a member of the World Presidents’ Organization (WPO) Miami-Ft. Lauderdale Chapter and associate member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO). She also serves on the ULI SE Florida/Caribbean Advisory Board.
Ms. Blanca has earned several honors from her peers and leading news outlets, including being named among 2013’s “Top 25 Women in Real Estate” by Commercial Property Executive, 2010’s “Women of Influence” by Real Estate Forum, 2010’s “Top Dealmakers of the Year” by the Daily Business Review, a 2007 Ultimate CEO by the South Florida Business Journal and 2009’s “Most Influential Business Women” by the South Florida Business Journal.
Ms. Blanca holds a bachelor’s of business administration with a concentration in international marketing and finance and an MBA from the University of Miami. A resident of South Florida since 1979, she lives in Coral Gables, Florida, with her husband and two daughters.