Jim Jetland has been involved in commercial real estate since 1985. His career focus has been on office sales and leasing where he has represented a variety of tenants, including General Mills, Inc., Nike, Compuware Corporation, and AT&T. Jim’s experience and creativity has benefitted many local, regional and national clients through his representation. During his career, Jim has completed more than 700 leases totaling over six million square feet.

Before joining The Excelsior Group, Jim was Executive Director of Office Brokerage for Cushman & Wakefield/North Marq, and prior to that was a senior broker with Koll Real Estate, formerly The Shelard Group.

Jim was named the Twin Cities “Broker of the Year” in 2007 by MNCAR, and continues to be an active member of the association. He is also an active member of NAIOP, and a candidate for the CCIM designation. Jim serves on the Basilica Landmark Board, MNCAR Board and is a past Board Member of Benilde St. Margaret’s.

Jim is a 1982 graduate of the University of Minnesota where he was a goalie on the hockey team, and a member of the national championship team in 1979.