Senior Vice President
Illinois - Chicago
Mid-America Real Estate Corporation
Peter Scannell has over sixteen years of experience as a tenant broker both in downtown Chicago and the suburban market. Mr. Scannell is involved with both product and tenant site selection concentrating primarily on suburban Chicagoland. His chosen area of specialization concentrates on mid-sized tenant representation throughout the greater Chicago market. His experience in urban Chicago, as well as the surrounding suburbs, serves as a valuable tool to outlining a clients’ market plan. Mr. Scannell currently represents a diverse collection of both national and local tenants expanding in the Chicago metropolitan area.
Mr. Scannell has advised a variety of retailers in the Chicago area including SportClips in the opening of over 90 stores in suburban Chicago over a 10 year period. In addition, Mr. Scannell has advised Ulta Cosmetics, Athletico, Massage Envy, Francesca's Collection, For Eyes Optical, Children's Place, BMO Harris, Ivy Rehab, Crunch Gym and Back to Bed. He has also assisted in the market analysis and expansion of a variety of national/regional retailers, including New York & Company, Body Shop, Toys R Us, Golfsmith, Catherine's, Fannie May and Dress Barn.
Prior to joining Mid-America, Mr. Scannell was associate retail broker with Atlas Partners in Chicago. He has been a consistent top performer in volume and has been a senior vice president at Mid-America since 2015.
Mr. Scannell is an active participant in frequent Industry functions. He is affiliated with the Commercial Investment Real Estate Institute (CCIM) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
Mr. Scannell currently resides in the Downers Grove neighborhood with his wife and 2 young children. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Michigan State University in East Lansing, MI.