Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce Appoints Dave Magee as Managing Broker of the Firm’s Washington Offices
SEATTLE, Wash. (May 1, 2012) Commerce Real Estate Solutions, a Cushman & Wakefield Alliance (Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce) announced that it has named Dave Magee as Senior Director/Managing Broker of the Washington office.
With more than 25 years of office leasing, sales, and tenant representation expertise in the Puget Sound region, Magee will lead the firm’s brokerage services, manage and direct the brokers, and focus on new business development.
As managing broker, Magee will focus on providing broker support, development, and recruitment. He will be responsible for expanding the firm’s market presence and pursuing new business development locally, regionally and nationally.
“We’re thrilled to appoint Dave as the leader of our Washington office,” said Michael Lawson, President & CEO of Commerce Real Estate Solutions. “As a seasoned veteran in commercial real estate with an excellent reputation in the Puget Sound business community, we are confident that Dave will do a tremendous job growing and expanding our presence in the Seattle and Bellevue markets.”
Magee joined Cushman & Wakefield of Washington, Inc. (now Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce) in 1987. Over the past 25 years, he has been responsible for the successful lease-up of the majority of the premier, Class-A office buildings in Seattle’s suburban market. Magee brings leadership in working with customers within the Puget Sound region, as well as on a regional and national level, and has completed more than $3 million of real estate transactions. Additionally, Magee has directed or participated in the sale of numerous buildings in Seattle’s Southend office market. He has sold 27 office properties ranging from 10,000 square feet to 135,000 square feet, for a total of more than 1.6 million square feet of space, totaling more than $150 million.
Magee earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Washington and rowed for the University’s National Champion Crew team. He is a frequently-invited speaker and panel member at NAIOP’s and WSCAR’s continuing education seminars, as well as being the immediate “Past-President” for WSCAR.