After years of working together in their respective former roles, Adam and Jo co-founded American Commercial Real Estate (ACRE) in 2018. Together they bring over 30 years of commercial real estate experience to their clients. American Commercial Real Estate is headquartered in West Bend, WI and is independently owned and operated.

Leadership Team

Adam Williquette

As President and Managing Broker of American Commercial Real Estate (ACRE), Adam specializes in investment real estate, acquisition and disposition, leasing and sales of commercial property, ground-up development, and property management. Adam has been an investor/buyer of several industrial, retail, multi-family, and hospitality properties in Wisconsin.

Prior to co-founding American Commercial Real Estate, Adam was Senior Vice President of Anderson Commercial Group in Milwaukee. Adam brings over 15 years of commercial real estate experience to ACRE and has been working in the industry his entire career. Adam holds a degree in Finance and Real Estate from the University of Wisconsin- Milwaukee.

Adam’s personal interests include hanging out with his dogs Nash and Reagan, spending time up north, traveling, golfing, hunting, fishing, and politics. Adam was a member of the West Bend City Council for six years and he enjoys being involved in, and giving back to the community.


  • Commercial Association of Realtors – Wisconsin (CARW)
    • Board of Directors
    • Government Affairs Chairman
  • National Association of Realtors
  • Wisconsin Realtors Association
    • Public Policy Committee Member
  • West Bend Area Chamber of Commerce

Jo Sadownikow

As Principal of American Commercial Real Estate (ACRE), Jo’s expertise includes managing, leasing, and selling commercial and industrial properties. Jo is excited about co-founding American Commercial Real Estate which brings an additional area of expertise to the family of American Companies.

Prior to co-founding ACRE, Jo oversaw all aspects of administrative responsibilities at American Companies. She is also involved in the development and investment side of the organization. Jo brings over 17 years of commercial real estate experience to ACRE.

In addition to her work at American Companies, Jo has 20+ years of experience in property management. She has specialized in managing Commercial, Office, Retail, and Industrial properties in Southeastern Wisconsin. Prior to Jo’s experience in real estate, her background was in mortgage banking.

Jo’s personal interests include spending time with her husband & four daughters, hiking in the mountains, attending local sporting events, reading, and politics.


  • National Association of Realtors (NAR)
  • Wisconsin Association of Realtors (WRA)
  • West Bend Area Chamber of Commerce

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