NAI Burns Scalo adds Patrick Gruden to Launch Corporate Services Team

January 2, 2024 | NAI Burns Scalo

PITTSBURGH, PA NAI Burns Scalo, Pittsburgh’s leading independent commercial real estate firm, is thrilled to announce the addition of Patrick Gruden. He will serve as the firm’s Senior Vice President and become a member of its Corporate Services Team, specializing in assisting corporate clients in developing and implementing strategic real estate plans designed to meet their management objectives. Throughout his 25-year commercial real estate career, first at CoStar and the last 20+ years at CBRE, Gruden has successfully led high-profile transactions and developed strong client relationships.

NAI Global CEO, Jay Olshonsky stated, “Patrick has an impressive resume; I‘m sure Patrick’s news will attract other agents to join NAI Burns Scalo. We are seeing many agents nationally move from the public real estate companies to privately owned NAI offices.”

“I am excited to join the NAI Burns Scalo team and contribute to the firm’s ongoing success,” said Patrick Gruden. “The opportunity to continue my career with a progressive growing firm like NAI Burns Scalo is truly exciting. The commercial real estate market and office tenant needs have changed dramatically over the past few years. The new NAI Burns Scalo platform is perfectly positioned to accommodate and service those needs. What is happening at NAI Burns Scalo right now is something special.”

Scott DiGuglielmo, Executive Vice President of Brokerage at NAI Burns Scalo, said, “Patrick’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge will be instrumental as we continue to grow our brokerage team and enhance our corporate services offerings.”

About NAI Burns Scalo:

NAI Burns Scalo is a leading provider of commercial real estate services worldwide. With a commitment to providing innovative and strategic real estate solutions, the firm specializes in various services, including leasing, property management, investment sales, corporate services, and construction and development, as a member of the NAI Global Network of over 325 offices and 6,00 professionals covering nearly every major market nationally and across the globe. When you work with one of us, you work with all of us.

About NAI Global

NAI Global is a leading global commercial real estate brokerage firm. NAI Global offices are leaders in their local markets and work in unison to provide clients with exceptional solutions to their commercial real estate needs. NAI Global has more than 300 offices strategically located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific, with over 5,100 local market professionals, managing in excess of 1.1 billion square feet of property and facilities. Annually, NAI Global completes in excess of $20 billion in commercial real estate transactions throughout the world.

NAI Global provides a complete range of corporate and institutional real estate services, including brokerage and leasing, property and facilities management, real estate investment and capital market services, due diligence, global supply chain and logistics consulting and related advisory services. To learn more, visit