San Francisco, CA

Janice Hennessey

Vice President
T 415.229.8950 janice.hennessey@kidder.com
101 Mission Street, Suite 1800
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Janice Hennessey has been active in the San Francisco/Greater Bay Area commercial real estate market since 2007. Prior to joining Kidder Mathews in the beginning of 2007, she was associated with CBRE and worked in the life sciences and healthcare sectors.

Ms. Janice Hennessey specializes in working with life science, clean-tech, medical and technology companies, as well as investors and developers, with extensive experience representing landlords, tenants, and owner/users. Furthermore, she has experience with office to laboratory conversions in tight markets and with building conversion and rehabilitation advisory, and she is well versed with zoning regulations for laboratory, medical, and residential development uses.

She has participated in sales of properties totaling in excess of $454 million and represented leasing, sales and consulting projects totaling over 7.3 million sq ft since starting her commercial real estate career 10 years ago. Janice has extensive experience working in Mission Bay and the Dogpatch neighborhoods and practices Bay Area wide. She has worked with the largest science and technology developer; Alexandria Real Estate Equities on their 2.7 million sq ft sustainable project in Mission Bay San Francisco and participated in the successful leasing and the disposition of land to Salesforce.

Ms. Hennessey is also involved in the firm’s Life Science and Clean-tech Practice Groups, served on BayBio’s Gene Acres and Real Estate Survey Committee, participated in the San Francisco Bay Area Healthcare Club, Venture Capital Taskforce, volunteers for the National Kidney Foundation and served as the 2011 National & California Alumni Chair for the Cleantech Open.

Available Properties

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  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Advanced Biosystems
  • Alexandria Real Estate Equities
  • Alion Pharmaceuticals
  • Amgen
  • Arriva Pharmaceuticals
  • Avesta Development Group
  • Avocent, Inc. (Emerson)
  • BetaStem Therapeutics
  • Bio Architecture Labs
  • BioMed Realty Trust
  • Bristol Myers Squibb
  • Clarity Polymers
  • Crystal Clear Technologies
  • DripTech, Inc.
  • Embarcadero Capital Partners
  • GE Healthcare
  • Guardian Investment Capital
  • Harsch Investments
  • Huge Designs
  • Lake Pharma, Inc.
  • Microvi Biotech
  • Minifab
  • Multispan
  • Nanolyte
  • Nektar Therapeutics
  • OncoMDx
  • Osprey Pharmaceuticals
  • Point Source Power
  • Primity Bio
  • Realtex Development
  • Roberts Golden Consulting
  • Rubicon Programs
  • Volochem, Inc.
  • Vaxart, Inc.
  • Serplus Technologies
  • SIOS, Inc.
  • Sonic Rim
  • Tsung & Virmani Medical Group

Selected Project Experience

2.7 Million sq ft
Alexandria Real Estate Equities

Mission Bay Project

14 Acres
Salesforce.com/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
20 Units
595 Mariposa Development


140,600 sq ft
Nektar Therapeutics

Disposition Consulting Mfg. Fac.

105,000 sq ft
Pfizer/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
87,000 sq ft
Vela Corporation

Portfolio Sale

69,512 sq ft
Bristol Myers Squibb

Laboratory/Vivarium Sublease

67,482 sq ft

Laboratory/Vivarium Sublease

59,104 sq ft
Bayer Healthcare/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
58,992 sq ft
UCsq ft/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
52,642 sq ft
Celgene/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
52,416 sq ft
Amgen Sublease

Laboratory/Vivarium Sublease

50,688 sq ft
Amgen Sublease

Laboratory/Vivarium Sublease

44,280 sq ft
Bristol Myers Squibb

Laboratory/Vivarium Sublease

39,123 sq ft
InSite Vision

Laboratory Sublease (20,254 sq ft, 18,869 sq ft)

37,450 sq ft
Sirna Therapeutics (Merck)/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
32,418 sq ft
Nektar Therapeutics

Laboratory Sublease

32,000 sq ft
Verde Pacific Investments


24,000 sq ft
QB3@953 Indiana


21,458 sq ft
Arriva Pharmaceuticals

Laboratory Sublease

20,000 sq ft
Guardian Investment Capital

Land Sale Residential Development

20,000 sq ft
Dave Sawle Properties

Laboratory/Medical Office

17,195 sq ft
Clovis Oncology/Alexandria Real Estate Equities
15,000 sq ft
Vela Corporation

Medical Device Laboratory

11,221 sq ft
Vaxart, Inc.