Staff

Richard Nosan, President
A lifelong Clevelander, Richard Nosan was educated at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, and received his business training at IBM’s legendary Executive School. From 1977 to 1986, he specialized in industrial sales and ran the office leasing division at Ostendorf-Morris, then the most substantial commercial real estate firm in Ohio and one of the largest of its kind in the country. In 1986 Rick left Ostendorf-Morris to pursue real estate development and investment through Property Advisors Group, which has grown thanks to his keen foresight, wide contacts, and deep knowledge of the Cleveland real estate market.

Gregory Nosan, Vice President
An Ohio native, Gregory Nosan earned a BA from Kenyon College and a PhD at the University of Chicago. Greg’s long experience has involved complex project management at major organizations such as the Art Institute of Chicago and the University of Nebraska¬, and he brings his curiosity and appetite for challenge to his role at PAG, where he is responsible for leasing, tenant improvements, and new projects. He’s currently pursuing a professional certificate in Urban Real Estate Finance and Development at Cleveland State University’s Maxine Goodman Levin School of Urban Affairs.

Kelly Smargiassi, Property Manager
In charge of day-to-day management of PAG’s portfolio of properties since 1991, Kelly Smargiassi grew up in Mayfield Heights, Ohio. Kelly handles all of our billing and specializes in tenant relations, working hand-in-hand with tenants, maintenance technicians, and landscaping and custodial staff to ensure a quality experience for every client.

Eli Urban, Project Manager
Trained as an electrician in his family’s contracting business, Eli Urban has broad experience with interior construction. He provides onsite support at our buildings in Valley View, Ohio, and closely monitors the bidding process, scheduling, and subcontractor work for all renovation and tenant improvement projects.

Dan Bania, Consulting Project Manager
Affiliated with PAG for more than 25 years, Dan Bania has helped construct a number of our properties and been instrumental to improving all of them. A graduate of Bowling Green State University, Dan is a master carpenter and passionate student of Ohio architecture and history who divides his time between Cleveland and Delaware, Ohio.

Bob Nosal, Leasing and Marketing Consultant
As executive managing director of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank’s Cleveland office, Bob Nosal oversees the operations of one of the company’s most consistently performing districts. His responsibilities include managing, recruiting, maintaining, and servicing the office’s existing accounts, and marketing the company’s real estate services to prospective clients. With more than twenty-eight years of experience in the sale and leasing of office properties and tenant representation, Bob handles transactions for clients—including Property Advisors Group—on a selective basis. Bob is a graduate of Colorado State University.

Brad Nosan, Leasing and Marketing Consultant
An associate with Newmark Grubb Knight Frank, Brad Nosan holds a BA in geography from DePaul University with a focus in urban planning and development, and a MA in political geography from Miami University, where he served as a teaching assistant and instructor in urban land use and planning. Brad is closely involved in the leasing of PAG’s properties and also specializes in tenant representation in the reemerging, vibrant downtown Cleveland office market.