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 750 leases totaling over six million square feet.
Before joining The Excelsior Group, Jim was Executive Director of Office Brokerage for Cushman & Wakefield, and prior to that was an Executive Vice President with Koll Real Estate, formerly The Shelard Group.
Jim has been named the Twin Cities “Broker of the Year” by MNCAR and continues to be an active member of the association. He is also an active member of NAIOP and SIOR. Jim serves on the Basilica Landmark Board. He is a past Board Member of Benilde St. Margaret’s and MNCAR.
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.