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ELISA KONIK

Managing Director, Oakland

ELISA KONIK

Managing Director, Oakland

Elisa Konik is a member of C&W’s Brokerage Services based in Oakland, California. While focused on office tenant advisory in California’s East Bay, Ms. Konik has extensive global real estate expertise helping clients optimize not only their real estate, but access to key labor, customer demand, and incentives. (Lic: 01971977)

DAN JOHNSON

Director, San Francisco

DAN JOHNSON

Director, San Francisco

Dan S. Johnson, a California Real Estate Broker, specializes in representing tenants with the acquisition and disposition of their space needs in downtown San Francisco and throughout the Bay Area. Dan has successfully executed deals on behalf of a variety of types of clients, including; tech companies, law firms, professional business/financial services companies, non-profits, and startups. (Lic: 01919201)

+1 415 773 3573
San Francisco, CA

MARK ANDERSON

Executive Managing Director, San Francisco

MARK ANDERSON

Executive Managing Director, San Francisco

Mark Anderson, a LEED-accredited professional, specializes in representing tenants with the acquisition and disposition of their space in San Francisco and throughout the Bay Area. During his 16-year real estate career, he has completed more than 6 million square feet of leases. (Lic: 01325399)

CHON KANTIKOVIT

Managing Director, Orange County

CHON KANTIKOVIT

Managing Director, Orange County

Chon Kantikovit is a LEED-accredited, licensed California Real Estate Broker based in Orange County, California. He specializes in the representation of North American-based global corporations and has established a highly capable group of senior professionals who are skilled in the areas of transaction management, workplace strategy, sustainability, consulting services, project and facility management, lease administration, and complex financial analysis. (Lic: #01299207)

SCOTT MENKUS

Senior Director, Los Angeles

SCOTT MENKUS

Senior Director, Los Angeles

Scott Menkus has worked in Cushman & Wakefield’s Century City office since 2004 with a focus on local landlord and tenant representation. During the past 14 years he has been involved in some of the most complex lease transactions in Southern California, representing a wide range of clients, including Salesforce, Uber Technologies, Pathmatics, MiTu and CBS. (Lic: 01476553)

Spencer Nielsen

Associate, Sacramento

Spencer Nielsen

Associate, Sacramento

Based in Sacramento, California, Spencer Nielsen is at the forefront of the revitalization of Sacramento’s Urban Core.  As a corporate real estate advisor Spencer works with both tenants and landlords to implement real estate strategies that will optimize growth projections, operating efficiencies and cost savings.  He has a strong track record of success working with a variety of clients including investment/development companies, tech companies, startups, engineering firms, law firms, professional business/financial service companies, non-profits, and architecture/design firms.  (Lic. 01964163)

Trevor Youngren

Director, Seattle

Trevor Youngren

Director, Seattle

Trevor Youngren is a corporate real estate agent specializing in tenant representation in the Seattle and Eastside submarkets. He focuses on representing technology, gaming, startup, and other high-growth companies in their strategic real estate needs, including acquisitions (lease or purchase) and dispositions (sublease or sale).

Ben Paul

Managing Director, Palo Alto

Ben Paul

Managing Director, Palo Alto

DOUG DEURWAARDER

Executive Director, Portland

DOUG DEURWAARDER

Executive Director, Portland

Based in Portland, Oregon, Doug Deurwaarder works with tenants requiring local and multi-market representation. He combines his analytical background and corporate process knowledge to provide clients with exceptional service and real estate expertise. Doug began his career with Intel as a Business/Systems Analyst, performing process analysis of corporate financial operations from cost accounting to capital asset depreciation.

MATT JOHNSON

Managing Director, Portland

MATT JOHNSON

Managing Director, Portland

Based in Portland, Oregon, Matt Johnson works with tenants/occupiers of space to identify and implement real estate strategies that both support and enhance their business objectives. He has been working in real estate for over a decade, specializing in brokerage, land use, site selection, research, and economic development and planning.

KEVIN MEISSNER

Director, San Diego

KEVIN MEISSNER

Director, San Diego

Kevin Meissner is a commercial real estate advisor working with Tech companies in San Diego.  He exclusively represents tenants, advising on lease and purchase strategies as well as occupancy cost reduction. He supports clients in utilizing their spaces to maximize profitability, employee satisfaction, recruitment and retention through the best choice of and use of their real estate. Kevin’s absolute mission is to protect clients from risk while securing the best possible economic terms and flexibility.

Dan Persyn

Executive Managing Director, Palo Alto

Dan Persyn

Executive Managing Director, Palo Alto

Since 1996 Dan has specialized in providing Real Estate services for Tenants in the Silicon Valley and the Peninsula. Dan understands the nuances of the ever-changing dynamics of the real estate market in Palo Alto and the surrounding areas. Dan has a history of achieving tremendous savings for his tech clients by negotiating creative deal structures such as rent abatement, phase-in occupancy, plug and play alternatives, or terminating existing obligations.

Greg Pickett

Managing Director, Palo Alto

Greg Pickett

Managing Director, Palo Alto

Utilizing his background in real estate finance and his skills in the areas of communications and analysis, Greg Pickett represents the interests of corporate clients and their real estate needs. Greg specializes in representing tenants in the leasing and disposition of property on the Peninsula and Silicon Valley. Greg has represented a wide range of companies from the venture capital funded start-ups to the large public corporations. In 2014, Greg was one of the youngest winners named to Silicon Valley Business Journal’s Top 40 under 40.

David Hiebert

Managing Principal, Palo Alto

David Hiebert

Managing Principal, Palo Alto

David Hiebert has over 20 years of commercial real estate experience. David joined Cushman & Wakefield (formerly DTZ) in January 2007 as an Executive Vice President and Managing Partner of the firm's Palo Alto office. David advises and represents clients throughout the Peninsula and Silicon Valley. He has completed over $2 billion in transaction volume. (Lic: #01189320)

Justin Himelstein

Director, Phoenix

Justin Himelstein

Director, Phoenix

As a Vice President with Cushman & Wakefield’s Tenant Advisory Group, Justin Himelstein has negotiated over 400 transactions for a total consideration exceeding $500 million. Justin specializes in exclusive tenant representation and offers his clients a streamlined approach based upon extensive market knowledge which generates leverage in the marketplace for his clients.

Peter Menna

Managing Director, Phoenix

Peter Menna

Managing Director, Phoenix

Peter Menna is a Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield’s Tenant Representation Group with over 16 years of experience in real estate and 10 years prior in technology. Peter specializes exclusively in tenant representation in Phoenix as well as national and international markets. Peter has significant expertise in working with technology companies and often advises his clients on business & strategy.

Peter is the co-founder of the Arizona Software Founders Group and exclusively represents JDA Software, AXON/ TASER, Early Warning Systems and many other technology companies.

Direct +1 602 224 4497
Phoenix, AZ

KEVIN GOLDTHWAITE

Senior Associate, Sacramento

KEVIN GOLDTHWAITE

Senior Associate, Sacramento

Kevin Goldthwaite is a member of C&W’s Office Brokerage Services based in Sacramento, California. He specializes in both tenant and landlord representation throughout the Greater Sacramento Area with a focus on representing high-growth companies relocating or looking for multi-market representation. Kevin’s consistently delivers creative outside the box solutions in the ever changing marketplace establishing many long term relationships with his clients.