CBRE Appoints Daniel Taylor Managing Director of Retail for Texas and Oklahoma Division
DALLAS – January 4, 2016 – CBRE Group, Inc. announces that Daniel Taylor has been appointed to Managing Director of Retail for the company’s Texas/Oklahoma division. In this role, Mr. Taylor will lead CBRE’s retail brokerage platform throughout the region, driving growth and creating a cohesive and collaborative service offering for retail clients.
“As a company, we have significantly enhanced our retail services through the acquisitions of UCR last year and Philadelphia-based Fameco in 2013, among others. Now we are putting regional leadership in place to support our sales professionals and to provide strategic, coordinated services for our clients across different markets,” said Michael Caffey, President of CBRE’s Texas/Oklahoma division.
Mr. Taylor has been instrumental in building CBRE’s Dallas/Ft. Worth retail business and his experience extends regionally as well as nationally. A 15-year industry veteran with extensive market knowledge and significant landlord and retailer relationships, Mr. Taylor specializes in multi-market retail tenant representation and roll-out assignments across the country.
“Daniel has been one of our most successful retail brokers in Texas for several years,” said Mr. Caffey. “He is a recognized leader who is well respected throughout the industry. His appointment demonstrates our commitment to driving value and growth for our clients.”
Mickey Ashmore, Vice Chairman, Retail, at CBRE|UCR said, “The entire CBRE|UCR organization believes Daniel provides the energy, enthusiasm and interpersonal skills necessary to grow our market-leading position. I am personally thrilled to work with Daniel.”
With Mr. Taylor in this position, Mr. Ashmore will continue to focus on growing CBRE’s national retail service offering while enhancing the retail brand and marketing efforts.
In addition to CBRE’s acquisition of UCR in January 2015, CBRE has augmented its retail service offering through the recent acquisitions of three other premier retail real estate service companies: Chicago-based Forum Analytics (November 2015), Indianapolis-based Sitehawk Retail Real Estate (November 2015) and Philadelphia-based Fameco (September 2013).