Gretchen is the President, and Founder of G.S. Wilcox & Co., which was established in 1994. The firm specializes in arranging debt and equity for all types of commercial real estate properties. G.S. Wilcox & Co. is the only female founded commercial real estate mortgage banking company in the United States and is a certified woman owned business (WBENC). Gretchen has been very involved with NAIOP for several years, both on a national and local level. She sat on the National Capital Markets Forum from 2000-2005 and has served as a Trustee for the New Jersey chapter since 2005. In 2005, Gretchen was named one of the “Top 50 Women in Business” by NJBIZ, and also a “Woman of Influence” by Forum Magazine. In 2011 NJBIZ named her as one of the most powerful people in New Jersey banking. In 2013 and 2015 NJBIZ named her “New Jersey’s 50 most Influential People in the Real Estate Industry”.