Portland, OR

Tom Talbot, SIOR

Executive Vice President | Shareholder
T 503.221.2270 tom.talbot@kidder.com
101 SW Main Street, Suite 1200
Portland, OR 97204
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2004 – PRESENT Executive Vice President, Shareholder, Kidder Mathews, Portland, Oregon
2001 – 2003 Senior Vice President, Grubb & Ellis Company, Portland, Oregon
1991 – 2000 Vice President, CB Richard Ellis, Portland, Oregon
1988 – 1990 Proctor & Gamble Corporation, San Francisco, California



2019 – 2023 Kidder Mathews Big Hitter
2010 – 2011 Kidder Mathews Big Hitter
2002 – 2003 Grubb & Ellis Top 5 Producer
1996 – 2000 CB Richard Ellis Top 5 Producer

Available Properties

Specializing In

Business Park Sales and Leasing
Industrial Land Sales
Build-to-Suit Construction
Business Park Site Acquisition
Warehouse/Distribution and Manufacturing/Fabrication Building Sales
Client Lease and Purchase Representation


MEMBER from University of Oregon, Charles H. Lundquist College of Business, Eugene, Oregon
MEMBER of Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)

Education & Experience

1987 University of Oregon, B.S

Recent Projects


New Development
Represented PacTrust in the acquisition of +75 acres at Mill Creek Corporate Center in Salem, OR. The project now consists of approx. 700,000 SF of Class A business park space.


New Development
Represented Catellus (Prologis) in the acquisition of +275 acres at Airport Way and NE 185th. Kidder Mathews was involved in the initial lease up of +450,000 SF and also BTS projects and land sales totaling over 2 million SF


New Development
Represented the developer on acquiring 15 acres of land, selling a 303,000 SF Class A warehouse to Principal, and the representing Principal in the successful lease up of Cascade Distribution Center.

Bridge Development

Represented a national developer in the acquisition of a 35 acre site. In a competitive bid process, Kidder Mathews provided detailed market information to justify market rents and activity. The project, Bridgepoint I5 will be 675,000 SF of speculative warehouses in an in-fill location providing best in class product.


Represented a national developer in the acquisition of a very challenging 20 acre site. Kidder Mathews negotiated necessary time and economics to solve the wetland impacted site which will have 160,000 SF Class A warehouse.

CBRE Global

Kidder Mathews represented CBRE Global on a lease up of 320,000 SF Cameron Distribution Center to two Tenants, Ashley Furniture and Young’s Market. Then Kidder Mathews successfully subleased the Ashley Furniture space shortly thereafter.

Schnitzer Investment Properties

Landlord Representation
Kidder Mathews has represented Harsch for 20+ years on two business parks totaling over 600,000 square feet.

Clarion Partners

Kidder Mathews has represented Clarion Partners for 12+ years on four business parks totaling over 1.2 million square feet. Kidder Mathews provides ongoing leasing of vacant space and renewals and consultation.

Mitchell Lewis & Staver

Kidder Mathews has represented Mitchell Lewis & Staver on a multi-state facility leasing for 15+ years. Projects have been completed for locations in 7 states. Kidder Mathews has partnered with local brokers in all transactions.


Kidder Mathews has represented Costa-Oro in expanding into Oregon and Washington facilities. Projects included leasing and built-to-suit.

McLane Food Service

Kidder Mathews partnered with a national broker, Jackson & Cooksey, to secure an approximately 170,000 SF specialized facility for McLane Food Service. The initial search included existing and proposed buildings. Ultimately the client purchased land to construct their state of the art facility.


Kidder Mathews partnered with a national broker, Lee & Associates, to renew and expand within the existing facility. Kidder Mathews provided solid market information on existing building offered for lease or sale as well as land opportunities for build-to-suit.

Select Client List

  • Bridge Development
  • CBRE Global
  • Clarion Partners
  • Coremark
  • Costa-Oro
  • DP Partners
  • Mitchell Lewis & Staver
  • Pacific Office Automation
  • PacTrust
  • Panattoni Development
  • Phelan Development
  • Principal
  • Prologis
  • Schnitzer Investment Properties
  • Trammell Crow