When Anthony Jablonski joined First Commercial in February 2013, he brought with him 27 years of real estate experience.
Anthony Jablonski began his career in 1976 in the Real Estate Department of grocery chain Kroger, where he would spend the next 11 years managing the Michigan market area. After his tenure at Kroger, Jablonski served as Director of Real Estate for grocery chain A&P/Farmer Jack. In 1991, Jablonski joined the Kmart Corporation as Divisional Vice President, managing store networks in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, USVI and Guam, a position he held until 2004.
Since his departure for Kmart, Jablonski has held numerous positions with firms such as CB Richard Ellis, Armstrong Development Properties and most recently, KW Commercial in Plymouth, Mich.
Jablonski is a licensed Real Estate Broker in Michigan and Florida, and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers; He sits on the board of the Plymouth, Michigan Chamber of Commerce Governmental Affairs; the board of the Livonia, Michigan Economic Development Corporation; and Vice President Greater Metropolitan Association of Realtors. He is a Former Chairman of the Michigan Industrial Development Commission, and a Past Chair of HUD Washington DC-United States Urban Retail Development Strategy.
Jablonski completed his undergraduate studies at Eastern Michigan University, and is a graduate of the Realtors Institute at the University of Cincinnati College of Business.
Matthew Schoch rejoined First Commercial’s Brokerage Department in March 2013. He first joined the First Commercial team in November 2008, and was a member of the brokerage department until April of 2011, when he joined Lee & Associates’ Michigan office.
Prior to his work in the real estate industry, Schoch served as a Weapons Director Tech Instructor with the United States Air Force from 1998 until 2002.
Schoch is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers, and the Retail Brokers Network.He holds a degree in Aviation from Eastern Michigan University.