January 1, 2019


Nell Callahan 

Annapolis, Md. — Ross Westholm has joined Rosso Commercial Real Estate, where  he will represent businesses and property owners with their commercial real estate initiatives. For  the past 5 years, Ross worked with Westholm & Associates, a full service commercial real estate appraisal and consulting firm in Annapolis, where he gained extensive experience working on the valuation of office, industrial, land, marinas, and large mixed use projects throughout the state of Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia. 

“Rosso Commercial has become synonymous with energy, ingenuity, and success. When it came time to take my commercial real estate knowledge to a brokerage, it was important to me to work with a company who not only values hard work, but also being at the forefront of the industry. RossoCRE’s reputation is unparalleled. I’m excited to be a part of the future with a company and team that has earned such an amazing reputation in Annapolis and throughout Maryland,” said Ross.

“Ross’ extensive experience and positive attitude are a match for the growing Rosso Commercial team, and we are thrilled that he’s joined the firm,” said John Rosso, a Principal of RossoCRE. “Ross has a sophisticated commercial real estate background with more than 5 years of experience valuing real estate for banks, developers, investors, and the federal government. It is truly unique for someone to start in the brokerage business today having such experience under their belt.” 

Ross was born and raised in Annapolis, where he graduated from St. Mary’s High School before going on to graduate from Towson University with a B.S. degree in Law & American Civilization. Ross lives in Baltimore with his wife and enjoys competitive sailing and running. With 3,000 hours of commercial appraisal writing experience and 235 credit hours to date, Ross will also become a Certified General Appraiser this year. 

The RossoCRE team also includes Principals John Rosso and Gene Parker, Senior Vice President Ryan Brassel, and Vice Presidents Colin Lennon and Mike Foundos, Jr. RossoCRE has extensive market knowledge, business experience and a substantial track record of success in the greater Baltimore-Annapolis market. In the firm’s first three years in business, CoStar Group has ranked it as one of the top 10 commercial brokerage firms in the greater-Baltimore market based upon its transactional volume.  

RossoCRE is a full service commercial real estate firm and business advisor. The firm provides a unique balance of progressive marketing and forward-thinking brokerage techniques along with traditional deep-rooted relationships that have been built through hard work, creativity, enthusiasm and a high-level of service and results. With a focus on responsiveness, professionalism and client satisfaction, the firm helps its clients successfully navigate the often complex commercial real estate industry. Learn more at