Colliers International Brokers Take Top Honors at 2012 SIOR Awards

Multiple Awards Garnered by Colliers’ Northern California Offices

San Francisco, CA – December 12, 2012 – Colliers International agents received awards in seven categories at the 2012 Northern California Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) Holiday Luncheon and Annual Awards Ceremony held recently in San Francisco, CA.

Colliers International winners included:

Top Industrial Lease: Greig Lagomarsino and Todd Severson of Colliers Oakland, for a 118,147-square-foot lease in Richmond, CA.

Top Industrial Sale: Greig Lagomarsino of Colliers Oakland, for a 5,300,000-square-foot portfolio sale in Northern California.

Top Industrial Sale Small Market: Mike Goldstein and Greg O’Leary of Colliers Stockton, for a 857,695-square-foot sale in Lathrop, CA.

Top Flex R&D Lease Award: Craig Fordyce and Mike Rosendin of Colliers San Jose, for a 148,704-square-foot lease in Santa Clara, CA.

Top Flex R&D Sale Award: Craig Fordyce and Dave Schmidt of Colliers San Jose, for a 251,061-square-foot sale in Santa Clara, CA.

Top Office Lease Award: Mike McCarthy of Colliers San Francisco, for a 159,538-square-foot lease in San Francisco, CA.

Most Number of Transactions Award (Individual): Mike Rosendin of Colliers San Jose, winner with 133 transactions.

Colliers International currently retains more brokerage professionals that have achieved SIOR certification than any other commercial real estate firm in Northern California. The firm currently has 40 brokers with this designation in the region.

“Colliers’ position as a leader in SIOR is very apparent in Northern California and our brokers are to be congratulated for these awards,” said Colliers International Managing Partner, Jeff Fredericks, SIOR. “We’re quite proud of our Colliers team and these recognitions represent the high degree of dedication and perseverance our brokers bring to work every day. Ultimately, our clients benefit tremendously from the commitment to continuing education and pursuit of professional designations such as SIOR.”

About Colliers International
Colliers International is the third-largest commercial real estate services company in the world, with over 12,300 professionals operating out of more than 520 offices in 62 countries. Colliers International focuses on accelerating success for its clients by seamlessly providing a full range of services to real estate users, owners and investors worldwide, including global corporate solutions, brokerage, property and asset management, hotel investment sales and consulting, valuation, consulting and appraisal services, mortgage banking and research. Commercial Property Executive magazine ranked Colliers International the top U.S. real estate company. The latest annual survey by the Lipsey Company ranked Colliers International as the second-most-recognized commercial real estate firm in theworld. For more information, please visit our Web site at

About SIOR
SIOR is the leading professional commercial and industrial real estate association. With more than 3,000 members in 630 cities in 33 countries, SIOR represents today’s most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists.

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