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Cushman & Wakefield's West Region Brings Aboard Many of the Region's Best Talent

Joshua Deale • 5/14/2021
Cushman & Wakefield’s West Region has been on a rousing hiring spree, recently bringing aboard many of our industry’s leading talents and teams in their respective markets and specialties.

West Region Hiring

Since fall 2020, we are thrilled to announce the following key additions in the West:

In Oakland, Cori English has been hired to the role of Managing Principal for the San Francisco East Bay Area market. Based in Oakland, Cori will oversee Cushman & Wakefield’s East Bay operations in Oakland, Walnut Creek, Pleasanton, and Stockton. PRESS RELEASE

In Los Angeles, Andrew Morrow has joined the firm as an Executive Managing Director in its Inland Empire office in the Greater Los Angeles/Orange County market. Andrew brings more than 16 years of experience as a leading expert in warehouse/distribution, manufacturing, e-commerce, R&D, life science and technology and will specialize in industrial tenant representation. PRESS RELEASE.

In Phoenix, Brad Anderson, Vice Chairman and Michael Strittmatter, Managing Director, joined our Office Services Group. A top regional office team, Brad has worked in real estate for nearly 35 years and Michael for 10 years—all alongside Brad. The duo have collectively completed more than 4,000 transactions totaling over 40 msf and approximately $12.5b in value during their careers and are responsible for some of the most significant transactions and assignments in the Phoenix market.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Los Angeles, Kimberly Brown joined as Managing Director, Asset Services focused on business development in the state of California. Kimberly has over 30 years of experience in operations, leasing, accounting, project management and business development. Her expertise also includes 20 years of extensive experience in supplier diversity, while her commitment to ESG initiatives is reflected in her extensive involvement in industry trade and social impact organizations.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Seattle, Andrew Shultz and Brandon Burmeister joined as Senior Directors. Andrew brings over 15 years and Brandon 11 years of valuable industry experience. The pair have collectively completed more than 350 lease transactions totaling nearly 2 msf along with over $200m in sales.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Seattle, restate counselor P. Barton DeLacy, MAI, CRE has rejoined Cushman & Wakefield as Executive Director in Valuation & Advisory. Barton helps cover the Pacific Northwest with regard to consulting, eminent domain, tax, litigation support, energy, and other unique aspects of our business.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Sacramento, Lisa Stanley joined as an Executive Director. Spending the last 20 years serving the Northern California region, Lisa focuses on providing strategic advisory services to investors and tenants. Her clients include some of the area’s most prominent companies, international firms, institutional investors, local developers, and generational property owners.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Sacramento, Rick Ryan, Executive Director joined our Northern California Capital Markets Group. Rick brings an accomplished career of nearly 20 years and focuses primarily on the disposition and acquisition of properties in Sacramento, Northern California and the Western U.S. He is part of Cushman & Wakefield’s Bay Area-based Capital Markets Group, partnering with Seth Siegel, Steve Hermann, Eric Fox, Ryan Venezia.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Nevada, Amanda Eastwick, CCIM, Senior Associate, and Makenna Backstrom have joined our Reno office. Amanda brings more than 18 years of industry experience and serves as team lead. Makenna brings over five years of experience and will serve as a junior broker to Amanda in the near future. The tandem specializes in representing buyers and tenants within Northern Nevada’s industrial real estate market.  PRESS RELEASE.

In Nevada, Andrew Kilduff joined as a Director with the Agency Leasing—Office group in Las Vegas. Specializing in the representation of owners, landlords and developers in the Southern Nevada region, Andrew works with office clients to develop and execute winning leasing strategies for their properties.  PRESS RELEASE.

Dan Broderick, Cushman & Wakefield’s President, West Region says, “We are a market leader in the West and continue in our pursuit of hiring and promoting the best, diverse talent that our industry has to offer. Each of these highly skilled, experienced professionals, who represent a variety of services, are a wonderful fit into the culture of what we do and who we are as a firm. And they will all help our robust platform continue to thrive in the West.”

As to why each of these professionals made the move to Cushman & Wakefield, many similar themes resonated, including Cushman & Wakefield’s amazing top to bottom talent and leadership, the depth and capability of its world-class full-service platform to service clients at the highest level, and a special amiable and collaborative culture that is well built for the future.