San Jose- Cresa’s Board of Directors recently announced that it has re-elected Mike Michaels, Managing Principal of Cresa San Jose, to a two-year term. Michaels, a resident of Saratoga who has served on the Board since 2005, is a former Chairman of Cresa’s Finance Committee. He has more than 30 years of real estate experience with a primary focus on providing tenant representation to companies in Silicon Valley and the Bay Area.
Michaels is a member and former Director of the Association of Silicon Valley Brokers, which elected him into its “Broker Hall of Fame” in 2000. He has also been recognized by the San Jose Chamber of Commerce and the Association of South Bay Brokers as Outstanding Broker of the Year.
Michaels received an M.A. in International Management from the American Graduate School of International Management and earned his undergraduate degree in Psychology from the University of Southern California.
“We have a passionate and active Board of Directors, many of whom have been with Cresa for nearly two decades,” said Jim Leslie, CEO of Cresa. “Their leadership and experience in the industry and have allowed us to pursue a strategy that has resulted in impressive growth and recruitment of talent.”
Cresa is the nation’s largest corporate real estate advisory firm exclusively representing tenants. Cresa’s California offices include: San Jose, Palo Alto, San Francisco, Emeryville, Los Angeles, Woodland Hills, Orange County, Ontario, San Diego, and Sacramento.
Cresa is an international corporate real estate advisory firm that exclusively represents tenants and specializes in the delivery of fully integrated real estate services, including: Transaction Management, Project Management, Strategic Planning, Workforce and Location Planning, Subleases and Dispositions, Portfolio / Lease Administration, Capital Markets, Sustainability, Industrial / Supply Chain, and Facilities Management. With almost 60 offices, Cresa is the largest tenant representation firm in North America.