NEW ORLEANS — Patricia H. Christovich has joined Corporate Realty as Vice President of Finance and Administration.
Christovich is an experienced leader in finance, accounting and operations environments. She began her career with Marriott International, first as a Controller at Marriott Downtown in Memphis before moving to New Orleans in 2006 to oversee the financial efforts of several Marriott properties, eventually becoming Director of Finance and accounting from 2010 to 2011. In her various roles, she was responsible for developing operating structures, establishing and overseeing internal controls, and focusing on budgets and expenditures. In 2011, she joined Fishman Haygood LLP as a director, where for the past 11 years she has managed all aspects of business functions, from accounting and finance to partner additions, IT systems and physical facilities. Christovich holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Finance and a minor in Economics from the University of Florida, a Master of Arts in Business Administration with a concentration in International Business from UF/ WHU-Otto Beisheim Graduate School of Management, and an Executive MBA from the University of New Orleans.
The position of Vice President for Finance and Administration is a new people-centric role at Corporate Realty. Christovich will lead the financial, human and administrative functions of the company. This will include overseeing corporate budgets, audits and tax filings as well as the development of business operations structures. As Corporate Realty continues to grow, she will be integral to streamlining procedures and encouraging efficiency across all departments.
“I am thrilled to have Patricia join the Corporate Realty team,” said Michael J. Siegel, President of Corporate Realty. “Patricia’s financial experience and expertise, as well as her administrative and commercial abilities, are the perfect complement to Corporate Realty’s group of extremely accomplished, aggressive and enterprising agents and managers. Corporate Realty’s goal is to be the undisputed leader in commercial real estate in the Southern Gulf, and Patricia will be a key part of realizing that vision.
Acquired in December 2021 by Benson Capital, Corporate Realty is a commercial real estate company specializing in office and retail leasing and brokerage, property management, lease administration, investment brokerage and construction consulting. Benson Capital, in conjunction with Corporate Realty, is seeking to expand its real estate investments throughout the Southern Gulf, which will contribute to the economic development of the region.