Dave began his Commercial Real Estate career in Denver Colorado in the early 1980’s managing a portfolio of apartments undergoing major rehabilitation. After being recruited to Portland Oregon to work for a local Development and Management company he began a focus on investor owned properties including office buildings, retail centers and warehouse & industrial properties. Clients included private individuals, investment funds, Insurance companies and pension advisors. He is also a court appointed Receiver.

Recruited by Trammell Crow Company (later to be acquired CBRE) he began working with Corporate Real Estate departments outsourcing facilities and other real estate functions for Fortune 500 companies. Leading some of the largest outsourcing programs in the corporate real estate industry has allowed him a unique exposure to leadership and change management as well as the inner workings of corporate America.

He’s managed operating and capital budgets in excess of $100 million annually and has been responsible for building operations, construction, corporate real estate, brokerage, development, and strategic planning services.

Dave relocated back to Colorado Springs to be close to his children and grandkids and to live and work in his hometown. His focus at Olive Real Estate Group is to lead and grow the property services team. The Property Services division is equipped to provide a complete range of services to commercial real estate owners and corporate real estate departments.

These services include: Asset Management, Property Management, Accounting, Facilities Management. Project & Program Management, Strategic Planning, Outsourcing Services, Maintenance Management, Lease Administration, Court appointed Receiver, and other related and support services.

During his tenure in the Real Estate and Facilities industry Dave earned the following designations:

  • Certified Property Manager (CPM) Real Property Administrator (RPA)
  • Certified Facilities Manager (CFM) Facilities Management Administrator (FMA)
  • Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
  • Dave was one of the first ten people to be named a BOMA International Fellow

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