San Jose, CA April 6, 2018 – Colliers International is pleased to welcome seasoned Bay Area real estate professional Reed Payne as Executive Managing Director of the Colliers Silicon Valley office. In this role, Mr. Payne will oversee brokerage services in one of Colliers’ most prominent offices. He will report to Ken Meyersieck, Regional Executive Managing Director of the San Francisco East Bay area.
After working 36 years throughout Northern California, Mr. Payne brings a breadth of expertise to his new role. Since 1996, he has handled over $1 billion in sales volume, and handled in excess of 11 million SF of transactions. Most recently, he worked at Kidder Matthews as Executive Vice President overseeing Northern California brokerage operations. In that capacity, he doubled the number of offices and grew the revenue and profitability of the region by 450%. Mr. Payne joined Kidder Mathews after managing the Silicon Valley Private Client Group at CBRE. Prior to this role he worked as Director of Leasing and as Sales Manager at Insignia ESG (CBRE) as well as Transpacific Development Co. where he managed Northern California assets for the firm.
“Reed brings a long and distinguished career in the Bay Area real estate arena to Colliers,” Meyersieck stated. “His experience and insights are a welcomed addition to our professionals throughout the Silicon Valley as we continue to expand our foot print and grow our international brand in the region.”
Mr. Payne added, “I have a lot of admiration for Colliers as a corporation, as well as for my new colleagues in the Silicon Valley office. The entrepreneurial nature of the company delivers a very client-first focus that pervades the entire company. This office is already successful and my role will be to accelerate that success by enhancing the support we provide our brokers. In this industry, our brokers are our primary assets, and I admire the focus Colliers puts on fully supporting the service they deliver to their clients.”
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