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Katie Weeks joins ZELL Commercial

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ZELL Commerical Real Estate Service Inc., a Phoenix-based full service shopping center management, leasing and brokerage firm, announced that Katie Weeks has joined its team. Weeks joins ZELL as a property manager. Her portfolio of retail properties consists of approximately 665,000 square-feet across Arizona. Prior to joining ZELL, Weeks worked in property management at Opus Property… Read More →

Daum names Carl Johnson executive VP

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Daum Commercial Real Estate Services of Phoenix has named Carl Johnson an executive vice president. A 35-year veteran in the commercial real estate industry, Johnson is a highly accomplished industrial investment professional with an extensive background in industrial land, building sales and leasing. He has been with Daum for 19 years where he most recently served as vice… Read More →

CBRE appoints Darin Mellott to director of research Jakub Jirsak
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CBRE announced Wednesday that Darin Mellott has been promoted to Director of Research and Analysis for the Southwest Region. As part of CBRE’s industry-leading Research and Consulting group, Mellott joins a team of senior analysts around the country who develop in-depth insight and analysis on a variety of topics and trends impacting commercial real estate clients… Read More →

Gould Evans celebrates 20 years in Phoenix

Gould Evans Principal and Board Chair Trudi Hummel and Principal Krista Shepherd in the company’s Warehouse District office in Phoenix.

This has been a big week for Gould Evans Phoenix. On Friday, the nationally recognized design and planning firm earned a 2016 PRIDE (Professional Recognition of Interior Design Excellence) Award in the category of commercial space under 10,000 square feet. The awards were presented by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA). And this week, Gould Evans Phoenix celebrates… Read More →

Rodney Riley joins CBRE as regional sales director

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CBRE appointed Rodney Riley as regional sales director, Investor Services for the Southwest Region. Riley will collaborate with local leadership and assist with business development and sales efforts for all Investor Services business, including Agency Brokerage, IP, Asset Services, Project Management, Debt & Structured Finance and Valuation. “Rodney is an excellent addition to the firm. His skill… Read More →

JLL Phoenix office appoints senior vice president


The Phoenix office of JLL hired David Rosato as senior vice president and new leader of its growing Phoenix Project & Development Services (PDS) group. The PDS group provides consultation, project management, design and construction management services for projects ranging from office to industrial to retail. In his new position, Rosato manages the Phoenix PDS team and… Read More →

Desert Commercial Advisors adds 5 new agents Jakub Jirsak
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Designated Broker, Perry Laufenberg continues to build SVN’s Phoenix office, Desert Commercial Advisors by adding five new brokers to the roster. “I have my sights set on growing our office by adding motivated and driven industry professional to our team of brokers,” Laufenberg said, explaining that SVN is rapidly expanding domestically and internationally. Desert Commercial… Read More →

Sundt Construction promotes Ian McDowell to regional director

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Sundt Construction, Inc. promoted longtime Sundt employee Ian McDowell to vice president and Southern Arizona Regional Director. A Sundt veteran of more than 20 years, McDowell previously served as Pre-construction Manager for Sundt’s Southwest Building District, overseeing its team of estimators and support personnel as well as handling the coordination of all preconstruction activities such… Read More →

Jay Quinn joins IPA Capital Markets

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Institutional Property Advisors Capital Markets (IPA Capital Markets), a leading provider of debt and equity placements and advisory solutions for major investors, is pleased to announce that Jay Quinn has joined the firm as a senior director based in Phoenix. “Jay’s high level of expertise and wide range of experience structuring debt and equity solutions… Read More →

Keyser Retail adds data science strategist

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As part of an ongoing commitment to innovation and disruption, Keyser announced Friday that they hired Jason W. Arias to design and develop next generation technologies to better optimize clients’ real estate portfolios & human capital assets. “I am very pleased to welcome an innovator of Jason’s caliber to the team,” stated Founder, Jonathan Keyser. … Read More →

CBRE promotes Ike Isaacson, Kami Taylor Oleg Dudko
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CBRE announced today that Ike Isaacson has been promoted to Managing Director of Advisory Services. In his new role, Mr. Isaacson will have oversight of the operation of the firm’s advisory practice throughout Arizona. He will partner closely with CBRE’s Regional Sales Directors of Occupier and Investor Services. Additionally, Mr. Isaacson will oversee the day-to-day… Read More →

CBRE promotes Susan LaGanke to new position

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CBRE announced today that Susan LaGanke has been promoted to Senior Managing Director, Project Management, Southwest Region and Multi-Markets. In addition to her current management responsibilities in the Southwest Region, Ms. LaGanke will now also lead multi-market project management business pursuits and interface with clients and brokers to ensure consistent delivery of best-in-class services across… Read More →

Levrose Commercial Real Estate expands retail team

The Levrose Retail Team. Pictured left to right: Greg Vanlerberghe, Trent McCullough, Danielle Davis, Peter McQuaid and Mark Cassell.
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Levrose Commercial Real Estate/TCN Worldwide announced the expansion of its retail team with the addition of veteran retail broker Danielle Davis. Danielle originally joined Levrose Commercial Real Estate in 2007 to focus on Landlord and Tenant Representation in Downtown Scottsdale. She rejoins the Levrose team to focus on Landlord representation valleywide. She joins Peter McQuaid,… Read More →

ORION Investment Real Estate adds Judi Butterworth

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ORION Investment Real Estate announced that Judi Butterworth joined the firm as Senior Vice President in February.  Judi has been leasing and selling shopping centers for more than 35 years.  Consistently a top producer, Judi has closed over half a billion dollars in transactions, inclusive of big box re-leases, shopping center sales, outparcel sales, and… Read More →