SAN DIEGO – Cassidy Turley BRE Commercial, San Diego’s market leader in commercial real estate services, today announced that Dean Asaro and Andy Irwin have joined Cassidy Turley’s industrial division as leasing and sales specialists.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Dean and Andy, who will be joining the Aberg Team, a high- energy group that has become synonymous with outstanding client service and professionalism in the industrial sector of the San Diego market,” said Dan Broderick, president and CEO of Cassidy Turley BRE Commercial. “Dean, a former senior vice president with CBRE, is a highly respected 28-year veteran of commercial real estate who has been involved in over 3,000 sale and lease transactions and who is consistently ranked as one of the top performing brokers in the Sorrento Valley, Sorrento Mesa and Miramar submarkets. Andy has been Dean’s partner for the past decade and, combined, they have built relationships and serviced clients that entrust them to represent more than 4.5 million square feet of commercial space. Their superb reputation for high integrity and professional service delivery match the standards we set for ourselves at Cassidy Turley,” said Broderick.
“Dean and Andy have been friendly competitors of ours for years, working in the same markets and product types,” said Bryce Aberg, one of the leading industrial brokers at Cassidy Turley. “By deciding to join forces and creating a collaborative team within Cassidy Turley, we can deliver maximum real-time market information and strategic services that further benefit our clients.”
“We continually noticed our similar ways of doing business, complementary strengths and natural rapport with the Abergs,” said Asaro. “The decision to create a very powerful and unified team will better serve our clients in all aspects of each sale and lease transaction.”
“Not only are we excited to join forces with the Aberg team, but we really admire the corporate culture and vision at Cassidy Turley as well. We look forward to being part of a company with such a solid reputation for great client service, superior processes and extensive market knowledge,” added Irwin.
Prior to joining Cassidy Turley, Asaro was associated with CBRE for his entire career where he was involved in more than 3,000 transactions, totaling more than 15 million square feet valued at more than $750 million. He has exclusively listed more than 11 million square feet of industrial and R&D space in the Sorrento and Miramar areas of San Diego. He has been voted one of San Diego’s top industrial brokers by The CoStar Group for the past seven consecutive years.
Asaro received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from San Diego State University. He lives in the Carmel Valley area of San Diego with his three sons and has been highly involved with Del Mar Little League and Carmel Valley/Del Mar Sharks Soccer for the past 12 years.
Prior to joining Cassidy Turley, Irwin began his career in commercial real estate with CBRE in 2000. A former senior associate with CBRE, Andy has been involved in over 1,000 transactions totaling more than 8 million square feet. He will continue to service his clients in the industrial markets of Central San Diego County.
A member of NAIOP, Irwin graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, with an emphasis in Marketing and Finance. He currently serves on the community life board at La Jolla Presbyterian Church and fundraises for Nativity Prep Academy. Irwin is a San Diego native, who now lives with his wife and two children in the Crown Point area of San Diego.
About Cassidy Turley
Cassidy Turley is a leading commercial real estate services provider with more than 3,400 professionals in more than 60 offices nationwide. 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 $18 billion in 2010, manages 455 million square feet on behalf of private, institutional and corporate clients and supports more than 25,000 domestic corporate services locations. Cassidy Turley serves owners, investors and occupiers 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. In 2010, the firm enhanced its global service delivery outside of North America through its partnership with GVA. Please visit www.cassidyturley.com for more information about Cassidy Turley.
Cassidy Turley provides regional real estate services with local San Diego market leader Cassidy Turley BRE Commercial. The company’s dominant market presence includes more than 160 professionals and staff in five local offices and recorded more than $1.2 billion in transactions in 2011. For more information about Cassidy Turley BRE Commercial, please visit www.brecommercial.com or contact Dan Broderick, President and CEO of Cassidy Turley BRE Commercial.