Steve Penn joined KGIP in 2016 as President of Management Services. In this role, Steve oversees all aspects of our management services business across Washington, Oregon and Northern California. He is responsible for continuing to build and enhance the KGIP brand and provide a strategic approach to business development over a multi-state region.
Steve brings 30 years of diverse commercial real estate experience in the areas of leasing, property and asset management, development and construction. Most recently, Steve served as Managing Director of Investor Services for CBRE’s Northwest region, where he was responsible for the performance and growth of property management, engineering and leasing professionals within CBRE’s institutional business lines.
Steve began his career with CBRE in 1991, then joining Spieker Properties/Equity Office Properties. Here, he was responsible for an Eastside office portfolio totaling over 1.6 million square feet. He returned to CBRE in 2003 as Managing Director of Asset Services for the Seattle Region, which at the time was comprised of 40 management and engineering professionals managing approximately 7 million square feet. During the next 10 years Steve built that unit into a team of 200+ management and engineering professionals, serving over 50 institutional and private clients responsible for a managed portfolio of approximately 42 million square feet of real estate located throughout the greater Seattle area.