Biography

Alexander Ruggieri, Jr., CCIM, serves as a senior advisor for Sperry Van Ness specializing in the sale of investment properties and corporate relocations in Champaign- Urbana and Central Illinois. With more than 30 years of commercial real estate industry experience, he has built an array of valuable business, real estate, and banking community contacts that benefit his clients. Ruggieri has secured a transaction career sales volume in excess of $500 million.

Prior to joining Sperry Van Ness, he served as vice president of Ramshaw Real Estate, a full-service brokerage firm, where he remains involved in acquisitions, sales, development and management of various types of investment properties.

Career highlights include being the recipient of Sperry Van Ness Achievers Award for outstanding sales, Partner’s Circle Award (the company’s highest sales award), and authoring commercial real estate articles for regional and national real estate trade publications such as MidWest Real Estate News, Heartland Real Estate Business, and Commercial Investment Real Estate.

Ruggieri is a member and a Graduate REALTOR Institute designee of the National Association of Realtors. He also holds the prestigious CCIM Certified Commercial Investment Member designation. Ruggieri earned a masters degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.