Colliers International Wins 2012 Peninsula Lease Transaction of the Year at NAIOP Awards

San Jose, Calif. – February 6, 2013 – Colliers International’s Romy Zeid and Jere Hench were presented with the Lease Transaction of Year – Peninsula Award at the NAIOP Best of the Bay Commercial Real Estate Awards Dinner in San Francisco. The winning transaction, which was SuccessFactors, an SAP Company’s 116,035-square-foot lease, took the top four floors at Centennial Tower One in South San Francisco. They were the first tenant to move into the 12-story building, which had been vacant since its completion in 2008. Myers Development and Stockbridge Capital is the landlord.

Romy Zeid, senior vice president with Colliers International’s Silicon Valley office, commented, “Jere and I are very honored to receive such a prestigious award and we thank SuccessFactors, an SAP Company, for being such a great and loyal client.  When we started the headquarter relocation process our client had many goals they wanted to accomplish. This transaction at Centennial Towers accomplished all of those goals and then some and we are very proud of that.”

Jeff Fredericks, SIOR, managing partner of Colliers’ Silicon Valley office, commented, “I’m very proud of the work that Romy and Jere in bringing such an outstanding client into a top-tier building. This is yet another example of the professionalism that exists in our office.”

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