Joyce Yang

Joyce Yang

SVP & Director of Marketing & Research


    As the director of both the marketing and research teams, Joyce Yang adroitly navigates MB Real Estate’s public-facing facets, balancing the announcements of the company’s accomplishments and publication of MBRE’s highly regarded reports. Yang has been with MBRE since 2016, and she became a senior vice president and joined the MBRE executive committee in 2022. Joyce also leads the company’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Task Force.


    Yang has over 19 years of experience in real estate marketing and advertising. With a strong knowledge of commercial, development, and residential real estate, Yang has worked at several of the largest real estate brokerages in Chicago, managing in-house design teams and branch support staff. Across the real estate industry, Yang has also directed the activities of external consultants, including print houses, public relations firms, and advertising agencies. Her experience also extends to marketing large development projects for residential, commercial, hospitality, and retail use. Yang’s career also included work as a senior producer at a top Chicago advertising agency, handling national clients and overseeing budgets exceeding two million dollars in ad spending. Yang has managed a wide breadth of projects in recent years, from large-scale identity creation, corporate rebranding, and various collateral materials.


    At MBRE, Yang works with her team to develop thought leadership content, presentations, and other pitch collateral, as well as handling internal and external corporate communications. Yang’s sharp eye for branding, design, project management, and quality control has benefited the company’s various business groups and properties across the company. As the director of the marketing department, Yang guides designers and copywriters as they showcase the success of MBRE throughout the commercial real estate world. Also in charge of the company’s research team, which is well-respected across the industry, Yang ensures integrity and accuracy as her team tracks and analyzes commercial real estate trends and statistics. And as the lead for the MBRE DEI Task Force, Yang helps the company invest in a diverse and equitable workplace. In all, Yang has proven to be a leader not just to her employees but to the company as a whole.


    • Bachelor of Science in Finance - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • Bachelor of Arts in Art History - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    • Leads the MBRE DEI Task Force