The Cushman & Wakefield brand celebrates 100 years!
2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of Cushman & Wakefield. 100 years of working with some of the largest and most interesting clients in the world. 100 years of taking our clients’ ideas and putting them into action.
As we mark our centennial, we are in a unique position to take advantage of future drivers of growth, and to continue to provide ideas and solutions to the most complex real estate problems of today and tomorrow. Our future is full of new and exciting opportunities for growth – for you – our clients – and for us.
By staying true to the mission of J. Clydesdale Cushman and Bernard Wakefield, who founded their firm 100 years ago in New York City, we remain dedicated to integrity and committed to cutting-edge ideas. Thank you for joining us in celebrating our storied history, the excellence of our company and our people, and the ideas that will take us into tomorrow.
Our People, Our Stories
Featuring the Cushman & Wakefield professionals who have made an impact during our 100+ year history.
What year did you join Cushman & Wakefield (or one of the merged firms) and in what role? Sandy : I joined in June 1984 in Human Resources as an administrator at A.E. LePage. Shortly after, [...]
Today, Justina works as an Administrative Officer at Springleaf Tower in Singapore – an office building for which Cushman & Wakefield provides building management services. Although officially taking on the position in 2005, Justina was [...]
What year did you join Cushman & Wakefield, in what office, and what role? I started in December 1979 in the Vancouver office as a ‘sales trainee’ which at that time meant ‘here’s a phonebook [...]
What year did you join Cushman & Wakefield, in what office, and what role? Paul Langer: I started in the business in 1979 with A.E. LePage in Edmonton. In 1983, I moved to J.J. Barnicke Ltd. [...]
Fred Beaubien, who began his career 47 years ago in 1970 as one of Cushman & Wakefield's first Chicago employees, played an instrumental role in establishing the Cushman & Wakefield brand in the city. He [...]
What year did you join Cushman & Wakefield, in what office, and what role? Glen Moore: 1979 as a summer student. Research and Planning Department at 50 Holly Street in Toronto. What are the biggest changes [...]
Outside of his hectic life in real estate, Anshul loves spending time outdoors and is also passionate about charitable causes related to kids and education. He is an aspiring drummer—although claims he was “miserably hopeless” [...]
In a career that’s spanned more than five decades and is still going strong with Cushman & Wakefield, Augie DiRenzo, Vice Chairman & Global Advisory Board Member, has “been there” through sweeping changes to our firm, [...]
Tom Usher got his early start in the business with Gilley Co., which was acquired by Cushman & Wakefield in 1979. That’s when Tom officially joined the firm famously founded by his grandfather, J. Clydesdale Cushman, and [...]
“Dress for success, arrive at 8 a.m. and leave at 8 p.m. Reach out to colleagues, find a mentor, and hang in there!” – Robert’s advice to young brokers. A native New Yorker, Executive Managing Director [...]
Sampah began his 45-year journey with Cushman & Wakefield as a building maintenance technician back in 1972. Sampah now works with the maintenance team at Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education College West as part of [...]
Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. Our 45,000 employees in more than 70 countries help occupiers and investors optimize the value of their real estate by combining our global perspective and deep local knowledge with an impressive platform of real estate solutions. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $6 billion across core services of agency leasing, asset services, capital markets, facility services (C&W Services), global occupier services, investment & asset management (DTZ Investors), project & development services, tenant representation, and valuation & advisory. 2017 marks the 100-year anniversary of the Cushman & Wakefield brand. 100 years of taking our clients’ ideas and putting them into action. To learn more, visit www.cushwakecentennial.com, www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.
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