Daniel O’Brien, President

Owner and President of NAI Platform – Specializing in investment and development.
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Daniel O'Brien


Phone: 518 465 1400 x224
Email: dobrien@naiplatform.com

Scope of Service Experience

O’Brien is a commercial real estate broker engaged in general brokerage as well as tenant/buyer representation. A partner in a combined portfolio of over $120,000,000 in development and rehabilitation work, he demonstrates a clear understanding of all facets of real estate from approval through Certificate of Occupancy.

Background & Experience

O’Brien is a leader in the commercial brokerage field who consistently seeks challenging projects, and has brokered over $500,000,000 in the past 25 years. Representing local, regional, and national clients, Daniel has achieved Prudential’s prestigious “Chairman’s Circle” designation in 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002 as well as Prudential Real Estate Affiliates’ prestigious “Pinnacle Award” representing his status as their top producer in the nation for commercial real estate in 2001.


O’Brien received his bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Boston College in 1984. – NYS Brokers Course, Siena College – NYS Appraiser Course and Certification, Siena College – NYS Sales Associates Licensing, Siena College

Professional Associations & Designations

Commercial and Industrial Real Estate Brokers (CIREB) – President, 2000-2001 – Secretary/Treasurer, 1998-1999 Greater Capital Association of Realtors (GCAR) Trustee, Saint Gregory’s School, 2004-present Trustee, St. Anne’s Institute, 1996-2008

Significant Transactions

SALE – 119,000 SF / Kaiser Permanente SALE – 109,500 SF / Kaiser Permanente

SALE/LEASE – 250,000 SF / Garden Way, Inc. / East Greenbush, NY SALE/LEASE – 250,000 SF / Huck Finn’s Warehouse / Albany, NY

LEASE – 130,000 SF / Delmar Thomson Learning / Clifton Park, NY / 10-Year Lease

LEASE – 36,000 SF / Immigration and Naturalization Services / 10-Year Lease

LEASE – 256,000 SF / Huck Finn’s Warehouse / Albany, NY