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Responsible for Engineering Services Across Firms 18.8 MSF Portfolio in Region

December 12, 2022

LOS ANGELES –Transwestern Real Estate Services (TRS) announces the hiring of Kevin Strobel as the Director of Engineering for the Southern California Region. He is responsible for all engineering operations, technical support, and energy reduction and building sustainability programs across Transwestern’s 18.8-million-square-foot portfolio of assets in the region.

Additionally, Strobel will manage the implementation of Transwestern’s engineering operating procedures throughout the region, including team members’ safety training and continuing education, and ensure corporate goals are supported from an engineering perspective. Strobel will oversee assets across Los Angeles, San Diego, Orange County, the Inland Empire and Las Vegas. He will also be involved in new business development activities as the firm expands its portfolio across office, life sciences, healthcare, multifamily and industrial properties.

“Our experienced, professional engineering team provides cost-efficient solutions to the wide range of engineering, technical and environmental challenges that arise in property management,” said Dave Rock, Executive Vice President of Transwestern. “Under Kevin’s leadership, the engineering team will help maximize asset value for our building owner clients while ensuring tenant safety, comfort and satisfaction.”

Strobel has more than 20 years of engineering experience. Prior to joining Transwestern, he was a Portfolio Chief Engineer at ABM Industries, responsible for managing a three-building complex comprised of more than one million square feet of Class A office space. He previously held engineering roles at CBRE, Equity Office Properties and Manulife Real Estate. He graduated from the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 501 as a BOMA Certified Journeyman Engineer.

“I appreciate Transwestern’s commitment to providing best-in-class engineering, property management and asset services,” said Strobel. “A key focus of my role in the immediate term will be on risk mitigation and office safety as employees continue to return in force to their workplace.”

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, Tenant Advisory + Workplace 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. Through an integrated, customized approach that begins with good ideas, the firm drives value for clients across commercial real estate services, development, investment management, and opportunistic endeavors for high-net-worth investors. Operating from 33 U.S. offices, Transwestern extends its platform capabilities globally through strategic alliance partners whose unique geographic, cultural, and business expertise fuels creative solutions. Learn more at and @Transwestern.

Media Contact:
Dan Foley

Kevin Strobel

Director of Engineering

Los Angeles, California

(213) 430-2522

Dave Rock

Executive VP - Market Leader

Los Angeles, California

(213) 430-2524