David Schooff was named President and Owner of Fisher Group (Coldwell Banker Commercial Fisher Group) in 2006 after a successful tenure as President/CEO of the Greater Mankato Chamber of Commerce/Greater Mankato Convention & Visitors Bureau. Schooff built the Greater Mankato Chamber and CVB into a significant community and economic development force during his five-year tenure. He created strong programming in the areas of community marketing, leadership, workforce development, housing development, public policy and tourism.
In his role as President and Owner of Coldwell Banker Commercial Fisher Group, Schooff manages day-to-day operations including business growth opportunities in the areas of commercial real estate brokerage, commercial development, and property management. Schooff earned his Broker Designation in December 2008 and was at that time designated as the company's Responsible Broker. In 2010, Schooff earned his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation and in 2014 has now earned the prestigious Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) designation. He continues to be recognized by Coldwell Banker Commercial as one of the top producers throughout North America completing dozens of annual transactions.
Schooff has long served as adjunct faculty at Minnesota State University-Mankato in the Urban and Regional Studies department where he has instructed courses on community leadership, service learning, economic development and downtown revitalization.
Schooff grew up in Northwestern Illinois, in a small-business environment and leveraged that foundation in his numerous businesses and real estate investments in hospitality, commercial property and workforce housing, all having positive economic impact on growth within the state of Minnesota.
Schooff has served on several local and statewide non-profit boards including the Mankato Area Foundation, Junior Achievement, City Center Partnership, Minnesota Chamber of Commerce Leadership program among others.
Schooff has been married to Michelle, a Minnesota native, since 2005 and resides in Mankato. He enjoys athletics, politics and travel.
Areas of Practice
- Brokerage Management
Cushman & Wakefield
CBC Fisher Group
37,940 sq. ft.
Mankato, MN - April 1, 2018