Kevin Manning to Head New CRE Services for Preeminent Facility Management Firm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – March 2, 2018 – Impec Group has announced the appointment of Kevin Manning as Vice President of Strategic Growth & Business Enhancement, where he will concentrate on creating and selling Impec Group‘s Strategic Portfolio Planning, Workplace & Occupancy Planning, IWMS software and Financial Engineering offerings as well as Impec Group‘s full range of Facility Management services, through mergers and acquisitions as well as organic growth.
After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Seattle University with a Special Projects major in the Psychology of Architecture and Urban Planning, Kevin’s career commenced with CRE Director positions at Digital Equipment Corporation, Puget Energy and Atari, followed by the formation of his own brokerage company and finally three global executive positions where he developed and headed International Corporate Services at Colliers-Jardine, Cushman & Wakefield and Newmark Cornish & Carey.
In these various roles, Kevin oversaw the construction of millions of square feet in fifty countries, ideated pioneering international strategic planning and financial service groups for the brokerage industry and headed Corporate Services teams in EMEA, APAC and The Americas that serviced the global portfolio needs of companies such as General Motors, Ford, Coca Cola, Facebook, LinkedIn, Whirlpool, Microsoft, Bank of Boston, Disney, ACNielsen, Westinghouse and McGraw Hill.
Most recently, Kevin was a co-Founder of ElectrIQ Power, a Silicon Valley startup, manufacturing a state-of-the-art integrated, residential Energy Storage system.
Throughout his career, Kevin has been in high demand as a CoreNet instructor and business adviser and considered the singular authority on China and greater Asia commercial real estate in the 1990’s, even being tapped to assist Donald Trump in his early forays into Asia. Kevin won the San Francisco Business Times “Deal of the Year” in 2006 for the complex strategy that culminated in a 500,000 s.f. HQ lease for a prominent life sciences company.
Raffy Espiritu, Impec Group‘s CEO & President said, “Impec Group completed the acquisition of Facilities First in 2017 and with Kevin’s help, we will grow that capability to include impartial CRE Strategic Portfolio Planning and Financial Engineering while strengthening our Move Management, Occupancy & Space Planning, IWMS Software support & sales and CAFM services. We are delighted to welcome Kevin to our corporate family.”