An Inside Look: feat. Brad Migdal of Transwestern

Brad Migdal

Brad MigdalBrad Migdal is an Executive Managing Director in Transwestern’s Location Advisory and Economic Incentives Advisory Services practice. Brad has experience managing corporate site selection engagements, business incentives projects, and economic development consulting assignments.  His expertise is in the areas of domestic site selection and location analysis, economic incentives research and acquisition, and demonstrating the economic and fiscal impacts of a wide variety of projects to both corporations and governments. He specializes in working with state agencies and local municipalities in connection with negotiating incentive packages. Brad’s prior successful negotiations have included financing assistance and grants, job credits, training grants, sales and use tax benefits, property tax abatements, and other in-kind benefits.

Prior to joining Transwestern, Brad was a Managing Director in the Global Corporate Services, Consulting Division at Newmark, Grubb, Knight Frank. Brad also was a manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP and Deloitte Tax LLP.

Brad is passionate about politics and social services. He supports Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy (CURE). He has also been an honored speaker at the North Eastern Strategic Alliance – South Carolina, NAIOP Wisconsin, Missouri Economic Development Council, Michigan Economic Developers Alliance, Mid America Economic Development Council and the Kansas City Area Development Council. Brad has also testified in front of legislative bodies regarding various economic issues. Brad serves on the Area Development Magazine Editorial Advisory Board and is an Advisor for Consultant Connect.

Brad received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, his Juris Doctor from The John Marshall Law School in Chicago, IL and his Masters of Law (LLM) from the Boston University School of Law.