Cushman & Wakefield | Pyramid Brokerage Company Names Jim Petrie as New COO

Cushman & Wakefield | Pyramid Brokerage Company has named Jim Petrie as Chief Operating Officer. Petrie succeeds Robert Berkey who has held the position for 25 years and will remain with Pyramid in an advisory role.

A graduate of Loyola University, Petrie is a lifelong resident of Central New York and has held several leadership positions in the insurance, data/technology and financial services industries. The skills he brings to Pyramid include improving operational efficiency and leading collaborative efforts to achieve organizational goals. Petrie cited Pyramid Brokerage’s outstanding reputation in the community as one of the reasons for accepting the position. “I’m looking forward to working with a great team and building on the success they’ve already achieved,” he said.

Berkey praised Petrie for his leadership and people skills adding that his diverse background will provide a unique perspective and bring new opportunities for the company.  Berkey continued, saying “all of us at Pyramid are excited to have Jim on board.”

Since 1971, Pyramid Brokerage Company has been a leader in the commercial real estate industry in Upstate New York. The company’s 120-plus agents in 10 offices across the state offer a full line of commercial real estate services.  Visit to learn more about the company or to search Upstate New York’s largest listing database.

For more information contact Pyramid Brokerage Company’s Syracuse office:

Phone: 315-445-1030