Mark Goode

Co-Founder & Principal
University of Illinois-Champaign: Gies College of Business


Mark Goode is a founding Principal of Venture One. Mark has been involved in the commercial real estate industry since 1975 and has completed transactions in excess of $3 billion as an advisor, owner and developer. At Venture One he specializes in the development and acquisition of industrial properties. Recently Mark has been instrumental in the development of business parks representing more than 2,000 acres including Park 88 in DeKalb, Rock 39 Industrial Park in Cherry Valley, Gateway 57 Corporate Park in University Park and Remount Business Park in Charleston, South Carolina.

He was formerly a Principal of Podolsky Northstar Realty Partners; a Managing Director at Stein & Company; and a Principal and Chief Executive Officer of Corporate Realty Advisors. At all three firms, he managed the Investment Properties Groups. Mark received his Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from the University of Illinois–Champaign. Outside of Venture One, Mark is a member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), NAIOP and the Urban Land Institute (ULI).