Robert B. Palestri
President - Facility Management New Business
As President of New Business for Facility Management Bob Palestri’s focus is to promote The Gale Company’s real estate outsourcing services to Corporate America. Bob Palestri (BA, MA, CFM) is a proven leader with over twenty-five years in the Real Estate Management Industry. Since joining Gale fifteen years ago, Bob has helped grow the firm’s property management portfolio to over 50 million square feet. This portfolio encompassed properties from London to California for corporations such as AT&T, GlaxoSmithKline, Pharmacia, Siemens and investment clients such as Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, and The Ohio State Teacher’s Pension Fund. Bob has been a member of the National Advisory Counsel and National Education Committee of BOMA International as well as the Institute of Directors in the UK. Bob earned his Bachelors degree at Kean College, and studied at Rutgers, Ohio State and Kean to receive his Masters degree.