On Feb. 27, AZRE hosted the 8th Annual RED Awards reception at the Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix to recognize the most notable commercial real estate projects of 2012 and the construction teams involved. AZRE held an open call for nominations and more than 100 projects were submitted by architects, contractors, developers and brokerage firms in Arizona. To view all 2013 RED Awards Winners and Honorable Mentions, go here >
Brokerage Team of the Year: Leasing
Jim Fijan, Tom Adelson, Jerry Roberts and Kevin Calihan
Fijan, Adelson, Roberts: Vice Presidents; Calihan: Senior Vice President
- 117 Lease Transactions totaling 2.1 MSF (Sales: 11/1.4 MSF)
- $303M in value (Sales: $177.3M)
Largest single transaction closed in 2012: 225,000 SF
With 87 combined years of experience, this team of respected leaders is innovative, knowledgeable and committed to creating strong customer relationships. They have received every NAIOP Office Brokers of the Year award for Arizona from 2005-2011. Calihan, Roberts and Adelson are members of the Phoenix Thunderbirds, charitable hosts of the Phoenix Open. Fijan serves on multiple boards and contributes to the Southwest Autism Research Center. He and Adelson both are involved at the Diabetes Research Center, and Roberts participates at the Sun Angel Foundation. Together, they are one of the most successful teams at CBRE.