SAN FRANCISCO – March 24, 2014 – Cassidy Turley, a leading commercial real estate services provider in the U.S., announced today that Kimberly Smith has joined the firm as Senior Vice President. Ms. Smith will be responsible for all operational aspects of managing, leading, and developing Property Management staff to ensure high quality service to Clients. She will also work with Cassidy Turley’s family of senior leadership to develop and implement new business solutions for Investor Clients. Ms. Smith will report to Jim Arce, Senior Managing Director of the firm’s Property Management in the Western U.S.
Ms. Smith brings a strong background to her new position that includes having managed ±7 million square feet of institutional office and industrial assets in multiple states valued at more than $1 billion. The primary focus of her work has included property located in the Western United States.
“Ms. Smith is an ideal fit for our firm in managing property in the West and we are delighted to have her on our team,” said Mr. Arce. “She is a talented, seasoned veteran with a high degree of leadership across all facets of asset and property management and possesses deep regional experience. She will be a valued asset in helping Property Management maintain our gold standard of client service and continue to grow and enhance our business, which is now ranked 6th in the Bay Area based on square footage.”
Prior to joining Cassidy Turley, Ms. Smith served as Senior Vice President with The Koll Company based in Irvine, CA where she was the Asset Manager of a ±2.1M square foot portfolio of Class A/B office and industrial assets located in CO, AZ, UT and NV. She has also worked as Director, Asset Services with CBRE (CB Richard Ellis) in Phoenix where she was responsible for over 6 million square feet of property in multiple West Coast markets on behalf of strategic clients. Prior to joining CBRE, Ms. Smith was with TRMC, a division of GIC Real Estate, JLL and Coopers & Lybrand.
“I am thrilled to join Cassidy Turley, a highly respected firm with an elite Property Management group,” Ms. Smith said. “I look forward to working with Jim, one of the most admired and respected leaders in real estate, and our entire team of skilled and supportive professionals.”
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 4,000 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. With headquarters in Washington, DC, the company represents a wide range of clients—from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, from local non-profits to major institutions. The firm completed transactions valued at $25.8 billion in 2013, manages approximately 400 million square feet on behalf of institutional, corporate and private clients and supports more than 24,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and tenants with a full spectrum of integrated commercial real estate services—including capital markets, tenant representation, corporate services, project leasing, property management, project and development services, and research and consulting. Cassidy Turley enhances its global service delivery outside North America through a partnership with GVA, giving clients access to commercial real estate professionals in 65 international markets. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.
Cassidy Turley provides regional real estate services in Northern California. With 14 Northern California offices and a 400-member team, our Northern California market leadership is demonstrated by completion of over 3,950 transactions, totaling $6.0 billion in 2013.