PHOENIX, November 5, 2015 – Cushman & Wakefield, a global leader in commercial real estate services, announced today that Bryon Carney, Market Leader of the Phoenix office, was named to the NAIOP Arizona Board of Directors starting in 2016.

Carney2011Mr. Carney will serve a 3-year term as a board member. He joins four other new board members, one returning member and five officers that serve the NAIOP Arizona organization. Mr. Carney has been a member of NAIOP since 2000.

NAIOP, a 15,000+ member organization in North America, advocates responsible commercial real estate development and advocates for effective public policy. It is the leading organization for developers, owners and related professionals in the office and industrial real estate sectors. By reaching out to the retail and mixed-use real estate sectors, NAIOP is increasing its importance to the entire commercial real estate industry. NAIOP provides unparalleled industry networking and education, and advocates for effective legislation on behalf of our members.

The successful merger of Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ closed September 1, 2015. The firm now operates under the iconic Cushman & Wakefield brand and has a new visual identity and logo that position the firm for the future and reflect its trusted global legacy and wider history. The new Cushman & Wakefield is led by Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Brett White and Global President Tod Lickerman. The company is majority owned by an investor group led by TPG, PAG, and OTPP.

About Cushman & Wakefield

Cushman & Wakefield is a leading global real estate services firm that helps clients transform the way people work, shop, and live. The firm’s 43,000 employees in more than 60 countries provide deep local and global insights that create significant value for occupiers and investors around the world. Cushman & Wakefield is among the largest commercial real estate services firms with revenue of $5 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. To learn more, visit www.cushmanwakefield.com or follow @CushWake on Twitter.