Baird to Lead Baltimore Office
5 Mar, 2007, Baltimore, MD
Cushman & Wakefield is pleased to announce that David Baird, a distinguished brokerage executive has joined its Baltimore office as senior managing director.
Mr. Baird will direct all brokerage and advisory services for the firm’s Baltimore office, leading nine brokerage professionals and a research and marketing support staff. This appointment is in line with Cushman & Wakefield’s continued aggressive recruitment of highly regarded, veteran commercial real estate professionals in the Baltimore submarket.
“I am extremely pleased to have David join us as our branch manager and believe his contributions to the highly regarded staff we’ve assembled will go a long way toward helping Cushman & Wakefield become the brokerage firm of choice in the Baltimore area,” said Jim Underhill, executive managing director for the Mid-Atlantic.
The Baltimore office team brings a wealth of brokerage consultancy experience with a combined 150 years of practice. Most recently with Trammell Crow Company (now CB Richard Ellis), Mr. Baird was a senior vice president and director of brokerage services overseeing the Baltimore and Richmond Virginia offices. Over his 23 year career, he has provided advisory and brokerage services to clients in the commercial, industrial and investment real estate markets. In his new role with Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. Baird will be responsible for strategic client relationships, recruiting, general business development and continuing growth of the Baltimore office.
“I am delighted to be joining the Cushman & Wakefield team, and look forward to building on the great foundation we’ve established in Baltimore” said Baird. “C&W’s global platform, strong commitment to this market and talented team will provide our clients with unparalleled resources and solutions.”
For further information, contact Jim Underhill at 202-739-0377 or David Baird at 410-685-9595.
Cushman & Wakefield is the world’s largest privately held real estate services firm. Founded in 1917, the firm has 195 offices in 55 countries around the globe, and 11,000 talented professionals. Cushman & Wakefield delivers integrated solutions by actively advising, implementing and managing on behalf of landlords, tenants, and investors through every stage of the real estate process. These solutions include helping clients to buy, sell, finance, lease, and manage assets. Cushman & Wakefield also provides valuation advice, strategic planning and research, portfolio analysis, and site selection and space location assistance, among many other advisory services. To find out more about Cushman & Wakefield, please call 1-213-955-5100, or visit the firm’s Web site at www.cushmanwakefield.com.
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