For the last 40 years, Damian has grown his reputation as a trusted commercial real estate advisor for companies and investors to create value and achieve bottom-line savings. By taking a fiduciary approach, Damian has served some of the most powerful brands that occupy industrial and office space including Molina Healthcare, US Freightways, Boeing, United Airlines, and other Fortune 500 companies. Along the journey of his career, Damian has managed real estate transactions valued at more than 6.5 billion dollars.
What sets Damian apart in the commercial real estate industry is his focus on the triple bottom line and his personal mission to live to serve others. Whether he is serving his clients, his family, or the community, Damian’s goal is to empower others to become better versions of who they are.
EXPERIENCE BY THE NUMBERS 40 years in business $6.5B+ in real estate transactions managed $300M+ in completed real estate acquisitions as co-investor and Managing Partner
NOTABLE PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT US Freightways (5M+ SF nationwide) Alberto Culver (3M+ SF worldwide) Molina Healthcare (3M+ SF nationwide) Union Supply Group (1.3M+ SF nationwide) Pathways (1.1M+ SF) Scripps Health (700K+ SF) HM Electronics (200K+ SF nationwide)
SELECT INVESTMENTS The Modern Honolulu, Honolulu, HI (353-key hotel) The Wyland Waikiki Resort & Spa, Honolulu, HI (400-key hotel) Distribution Center, Fort Wayne, Indiana (1M SF distribution) Distribution Center Metro Washington DC (660K SF distribution) Airport Center, Honolulu, HI (110K SF office) Village Greens, Santa Maria, CA ($25M multifamily) Lesser Street (62K SF industrial)
AWARDS & RECOGNITION LA Times Visionary Award 2023 Avison Young’s Graeme Young Award Winner (Companywide Top Producer) 2020 Avison Young’s Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Award Winner 2021 Avison Young’s Top Broker in SoCal 2020, 2021, 2022 San Diego Top 500 Influential 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021 CoStar PowerBroker, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022 SDBJ—Most Admired CEO—Finalist 2013, 2016, 2017 & 2018 San Diego Leadership Forum—Servant Leadership Award 2016 San Diego Daily Transcript Top Influential 2014 Corporate Alliance—Carma Award 2014 Center for Wealth and Legacy—Inspiration Award 2014 BYU—N. Eldon Tanner Award, “Mr. Integrity” 2014
EDUCATION University of Southern California Bachelors in Business Administration
SELECT CLIENTS SERVED Alberto Culver Angelo Gordon & Co Asics Boeing Dewitt Move Worldwide Exxon Hertz Hitachi HM Electronics KIK Custom Products Linde Gas Merisant Messer Molina Healthcare Northrop Grumman Proterra Raytheon Scripps Health Union Supply Group United Airlines US Freightways
COMMUNITY & INDUSTRY INVOLVEMENT The Modern Honolulu, Past Board Member Corporate Alliance, C4 Partner & Executive Member SAGE Executives, Member American Cancer Society, Past Board Member San Diego North EDC, Past Board Member Kids Included Together, Past President of the Board Our Lady of Peace,Chairman of the Board Cal State University San Marcos, Board Member American Cancer Society Los Angeles, Past Board Member San Diego Center for Children, Past Board Member