CBRE Welcomes a Top Office Team in Tampa

01 Feb 2022

Jimmy Garvey joins CBRE

CBRE announced that Jimmy Garvey, Lara Sieder and Kristin Kenney have joined the firm’s Tampa office and will specialize in office leasing throughout the Tampa Bay area.

“We are thrilled to welcome Jimmy, Lara and Kristin to CBRE. Not only do we value their experience and market knowledge, but we also feel they will fit in phenomenally with our team-oriented culture,” said Mike DiBlasi, managing director of CBRE in Tampa.

Jimmy Garvey joins CBREMr. Garvey joins CBRE as a Senior Vice President. With nearly 40 years of industry experience, he has a background spanning office landlord and tenant representation, land sales and office development. Mr. Garvey has been involved in office lease transactions totaling over 9 million square feet and land sales totaling more than 1,100 acres. He was previously with Cushman & Wakefield.

lara-sieder-squareWith more than 25 years of commercial real estate experience, including property management, Ms. Sieder joins as a First Vice President. She comes to CBRE from Cushman & Wakefield where she provided landlord representation for 15 Class A office buildings in the Westshore, Tampa CBD and East Tampa submarkets totaling 2.4 million square feet. Additionally, Ms. Sieder was also involved in occupier representation assignments.

kristin-kenney-squareWith nearly a decade of experience, Ms. Kenney joins CBRE as a Vice President. Prior to this, Ms. Kenney was with Cushman & Wakefield, where she specialized in tenant representation. She has completed over 1.5 million square feet of transactions on behalf of local occupiers. Additionally, Ms. Kenney was also involved in landlord representation assignments in the Westshore and Tampa CBD submarkets.
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