Seattle, WA (December 13, 2017) – Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) continues to expand its Seattle office, bringing David Marks on board as director. Marks joins NKF from Broderick Group where he provided landlord and tenant advisory services. As a director with NKF, Marks will specialize in representing landlords in office leasing.
“Seattle is a dynamic market and it’s important to our firm to build a strong base of real estate experts who can lead our growth here,” said NKF President, Western Region Chuck Seufferlein.
Marks received his bachelor’s degree from University of Washington. He also played professional baseball for three years with the Boston Red Sox.
“I was inspired to join NKF because it was an opportunity to position myself in a like-minded, high-energy growing team in Seattle with similar work-ethic and values,” said Marks.
“Seattle has emerged as one of the hottest markets in the country and our growth plans align with both the importance and velocity of the Seattle/Bellevue economy,” added Seufferlein.
About Newmark Knight Frank
Newmark Knight Frank (NKF) is one of the world’s leading commercial real estate advisory firms. Together with London-based partner Knight Frank and independently-owned offices, NKF’s 15,000 professionals operate from more than 400 offices in established and emerging property markets on six continents.
With roots dating back to 1929, NKF’s strong foundation makes it one of the most trusted names in commercial real estate. NKF’s full-service platform comprises BGC’s real estate services segment, offering commercial real estate tenants, landlords, investors and developers a wide range of services including leasing, corporate advisory services, consulting, project and development management, property and corporate facilities management services, valuation and advisory services, and capital markets services provided through its NKF Capital Markets brand. For further information, visit www.ngkf.com.
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