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30-Year Veteran the Latest Hire in a Series of Key National Recruits

September 23, 2020

PHOENIX – Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces its Phoenix office continues to expand with David Brown as Executive Managing Director. In this role, Brown will oversee the region’s Tenant Advisory + Workplace Solutions business, providing tenant representation and advisory services for real estate occupiers. 

“We are excited to welcome Dave to Transwestern,” said Mark Stratz, City Leader and Managing Director at Transwestern. “He brings a range of expertise in advising clients with real estate strategies and the impact on their business goals. His background is a tremendous asset as we help companies navigate a rapidly changing market.”

A 30-year veteran working with globally recognized companies, Brown has completed more than 700 transactions in 41 states and 10 countries. He joins Transwestern from Cushman & Wakefield, where he was Executive Director.

“The culture at Transwestern felt like a natural fit,” said Brown. “The emphasis on innovation to solve for client needs with a team that is passionate about the business quickly drew me to the opportunity.”

Transwestern’s Tenant Advisory + Workplace Solutions team provides strategic planning, portfolio services and tenant representation to office, industrial, healthcare and retail tenants across the country. Using the vast resources of the Transwestern companies, experts interpret research and data on the national market and integrate those findings with local market knowledge to help clients increase efficiency, enhance culture and realize business goals.

This hire is one of more than 45 new brokerage professionals that have joined Transwestern nationally in 2020. This includes tenant advisory experts Gabe Chao in San Francisco, Liz Love in Atlanta, and Justin Sheehy in Denver.

About Transwestern Real Estate Services

Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types through a comprehensive perspective and by providing solutions grounded in sound market intelligence. Part of the Transwestern companies, the firm applies a consultative approach to Agency Leasing, Asset Services, Occupier Solutions, Capital Markets, and Research & Investment Analytics.

The privately held Transwestern companies have been delivering a higher level of personalized service and innovative real estate solutions since 1978. An integrated approach formed from fresh ideas drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, investment management and opportunistic programs for high-net-worth investors. The firm operates through 34 U.S. offices and global alliances with BNP Paribas Real Estate and Devencore. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:

Natasha Bartinelli

David Brown

Executive Managing Director

Phoenix, Arizona

Gabriel Chao

Senior Vice President

San Francisco, California

(925) 451-2221

Liz Love

Managing Director

Atlanta, Georgia