Kidder Mathews’ Stu Ford has been promoted to Executive Vice President, Managing Director of the firm’s Seattle headquarters. He is a top producer with over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate, specializing in office tenant advisory throughout the Puget Sound region.
Ford has negotiated over 10 million square feet of office space in the Seattle/Bellevue market. He has represented major corporations as well as technology and professional service firms. His clients have included Swedish Health Services, Isilon Systems, Real Networks, Daptiv, The Hacker Group, and AAA Washington.
“Kidder Mathews is in a strong position for ongoing growth in our Seattle market as the West Coast’s premiere and largest privately held CRE firm. I look forward to continuing our momentum and recruiting more top talent,” said Ford.
“We are very excited to have Stu help lead our expansion in Seattle. Given his industry expertise and countless connections throughout the business community, he will be very successful building on the momentum we have,” said Brian Hatcher, Kidder Mathews President and COO.
About Kidder Mathews
Kidder Mathews is the largest independent commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with 900 real estate professionals and staff in 20 offices in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. Kidder Mathews offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, asset services, consulting, project and construction management, and debt & equity finance services for all property types. The firm performs $10.9 billion in transactions, manages 52 million square feet of space, and conducts over 2,600 appraisals annually. For more information, visit kidder.com.