|American Council of Engineering Companies of California (ACEC-CA)
ACEC California, formerly known as CELSOC, is a statewide association representing more than 1,100 private consulting engineering and land-surveying firms that average 20 employees each. ACEC California is dedicated to enhancing the consulting engineering and land surveying professions, protecting the general public and promoting the use of the private sector in the growth and development of our state. Our members provide services for all phases of planning, designing and constructing projects. For more information, visit www.acec-ca.org.
|Camden Property Trust
Camden Property Trust, an S&P 400 Company, is a real estate company engaged in the ownership, development, acquisition, management and disposition of multifamily apartment communities. Camden owns interests in and operates 181 properties containing 62,903 apartment homes across the United States. Upon completion of five properties under development, the Company’s portfolio will increase to 64,329 apartment homes in 186 properties. Camden was recently named by FORTUNE® Magazine for the second consecutive year as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” in America.
Chambers Street Properties
Chambers Street Properties is a Maryland real estate investment trust that invests in real estate, focusing on office and industrial (primarily warehouse/distribution) and, to a lesser extent, retail and potentially multi-family residential properties located across the major metropolitan areas of the United States and internationally. Focusing on the fundamentals of institutional-quality commercial real estate investing, we seek to acquire income-producing properties that offer us opportunities for improvement and the potential to increase value. By targeting acquisitions in areas with above-average projected rental growth, strong tenant demand and significant barriers to new construction, and by continually working to increase occupancy and net operating income, we strive to maximize the value of our portfolio.
DivcoWest, one of the fastest-growing real estate investment,
development and management firms in the U.S., is the real estate
partner to tenant companies of the New Economy, providing creative
and flexible real estate solutions to match the dynamic business
plans of high tech and other rapidly expanding companies. They have
holdings in fast growing markets like the Silicon Valley, Boston, Denver and Austin, among others.
|Ernst & Young Real Estate Group
Ernst & Young's (E&Y) Real Estate practice provides strategic
tax, audit and advisory services to owners, users and investors
in real estate. The company's clients include major multinational
corporations, Fortune 500 companies and large public and private
real estate ventures such as homebuilders and REITs. E&Y has
the premiere hospitality advisory practice in the world and produces
multiple reports and forecasts on the hotel and travel industry.
Equity Office is one of the largest owners of commercial office space in the country and controls over 60 million square feet of Class A office space in Northern California, New York, Boston, Los Angeles, San Diego, Denver, Seattle, Columbus, Miami, Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, Boca Raton, Pittsburgh, Philadelphia, New Orleans, Minneapolis and Detroit. The Pacific Northwest forms the company’s largest region with more than 19 million square feet of commercial office assets and numerous development and retail sites in both Northern California and Seattle. In Northern California, Equity Office owns and manages 18 million square feet of Class A office space spread throughout Silicon Valley, the Peninsula, East Bay and North Bay. The company also operates San Francisco’s iconic Ferry Building, which includes 175,000 square feet of Class A office above 65,000 square feet of artisanal retail space. The Equity Office team features highly experienced real estate asset managers, investors, developers and property specialists focused on accelerating the market value, operational efficiencies and sustainability of its investment portfolio and enhancing the tenant experience.
GLL Development and Management
GLL Development and Management is a wholly-owned subsidiary of GLL Real Estate Partners dedicatedto sponsoring and managing development projects in the Americas. GLL Development and Management is headquartered in San Francisco, California.
GLL Real Estate Partners
GLL Real Estate Partners is an institutional real estate investment advisor headquartered in Munich, Germany. GLL was founded in 2000 and has over $6 billion of assets under management in Europe, Latin America and the U.S. on behalf of its client base through strategic funds and separate accounts. The company has invested over $2 billion in core commercial properties in major U.S. markets. GLL’s U.S. offices are located in Orlando and San Francisco with 25 professionals overseeing transactions, asset management and accounting.
|Jones Lang LaSalle, Northern California
Jones Lang LaSalle (NYSE:JLL) is a financial and professional services firm specializing in real estate. The firm offers integrated services delivered by expert teams worldwide to clients seeking increased value by owning, occupying or investing in real estate. With 2008 global revenue of $2.7 billion, Jones Lang LaSalle serves clients in 60 countries from 750 locations worldwide, including 180 corporate offices. The firm is an industry leader in property and corporate facility management services, with a portfolio of approximately 1.3 billion square feet worldwide. LaSalle Investment Management, the company’s investment management business, is one of the world’s largest and most diverse in real estate with more than $46 billion of assets under management.
Shorenstein Properties, LLC
Shorenstein Company is one of the country's largest and oldest
real estate organizations active on a national scale in all aspects
of ownership, management, leasing, and development of high-quality
office properties. Their portfolio of trophy office buildings
includes the Russ Building and One California in San Francisco, the Starett Lehigh Building in New York City, and Hamilton Square in Washington, D.C.
|The Swig Company
The Swig Company, a private real estate investment company with
a portfolio of quality commercial property assets in major U.S.
cities, adds value to its investment portfolio through proactive
management, development and/or disposition of existing assets.
Wareham is one of the largest developers in the Bay Area with
over four million square feet of property, including over one
million square feet of biotechnology and laboratory space. Wareham
pioneered several of the early biotech labs in the early 1980s
and as one of the largest owners of lab space in the country, provides work space for companies like Chiron, Xoma, Bayer, Roche, US EPA, PIC,
the Molecular Sciences Institute and several others in its portfolio
of custom labs.