The Arizona Chapter of NAIOP recognized the best in commercial real estate on March 22nd at the annual Best of NAIOP event. The event is attended by nearly a thousand commercial real estate professionals gathered to honor those that have made a significant impact to the industry. The Phoenix office of Cushman & Wakefield took home three of the biggest awards of the night:
- Brokerage Firm of the Year – Cushman & Wakefield Phoenix
- Investment Broker of the Year – Eric Wichterman
- Industrial Broker of the Year – Mike Haenel, Andy Markham, Will Strong and Phil Haenel
Winning Brokerage Firm of the Year, Cushman & Wakefield Phoenix currently has 93 brokers and serves approximately 1,200 clients. Coming out on top, in 2017 the Phoenix office completed 1,772 transactions totaling 45 million square feet with a total consideration of $4.3 billion.
Awarded Investment Broker of the Year, Eric Wichterman completed 25 investment sale transactions totaling 1.7 million square feet with a total consideration of $216 million in 2017. With over 23 years and 455 office investment sale closings over his career, Eric has been a top producer of the Phoenix office for 13 of the past 15 years.
Lastly, Industrial Broker of the Year was awarded to the team of Mike Haenel, Andy Markham, Will Strong and Phil Haenel. In 2017, the team completed 64 transactions including 41 leases and 23 disposition/acquisitions totaling 23.75 million square feet with a total consideration of $1.4 billion. The team finished as the top industrial team in the Phoenix office, as well as one of the top industrial teams within the firm globally. This is the team’s fourth time winning this title.
Congratulations to our Phoenix winners, and thank you for continuing to demonstrate Cushman & Wakefield’s excellence. To see the complete list of winners, click here.