Kirsten Beck, PMP

Principal & Vice President
Project Management

  • New York
  • 530 Fifth Avenue
  • 4th Floor
  • New York, NY 10036 US

Kirsten Beck is the Principal in charge of Project Management for Avison Young’s New York City office. With over 20 years of project management and managerial experience, Kirsten is responsible for overseeing project management activities in the New York metro area, including owner and tenant representation for ground-up, interior renovation, infrastructure upgrade, and capital improvement projects. Kirsten started her career as an end user in facilities and operations and has translated that experience into her role as a consultant representing tenants and owners for the past 14 years. In her expansive career, Kirsten has performed or managed nearly five million SF of projects totaling over $1 billion.

Prior to joining Avison Young, Kirsten was employed with The Walsh Company for five years and managed many high-profile and complex projects before taking on the role of starting the Project Management business for Avison Young’s New York office.  Prior to this, Kirsten served as Senior Facilities Project Manager for Champion Mortgage where she managed construction projects throughout the northeast. Kirsten has a Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from Project Management Institute (PMI).


Professional Credentials & Affiliations

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)
  • Licensed real estate salesperson in the state of New York

Awards & Recognition

  • Board Member, IFMA, New York Chapter
  • Committee Chair, IFMA Networking Group
  • Committee Member, IFMA Cares
  • 2017 - Honoree, Irish American Building Society
  • 2017 - Avison Young Project Management Professional of the Year
  • 2016 - Avison Young Corporate Culture Award
  • 2015 - St. Francis Food Pantries & Shelters Woman of Valor
  • 2015 - Real Estate Forum Woman of Influence
  • 2015 - Avison Young Tri-State Project Management Professional of the Year

Significant Projects

  • Panasonic, Newark, NJ – 280,000 SF Office/New Headquarters Facility
  • 211 E 43rd Street, New York, NY – 210,000 SF Tenant Interiors, Pre-Builts, Infrastructure Upgrades
  • ADAPT (formerly United Cerebral Palsy of NY), New York, NY - 180,000 SF Building Infrastructure Upgrade / Interior Renovation / Pre-School
  • WME | IMG, 304 Park Ave South, New York, NY – approx. 126,000,000 SF Office/Interior Renovations
  • WME | IMG, 11 Madison, New York, NY – 105,000 SF Office/Interior Renovation
  • National Basketball Players Association, New York, NY – 45,000 SF Office/Interior Renovation/Basketball Court & Fitness Center
  • General Motors, multiple locations in NY & NJ – 10,000-40,000 SF car dealership renovations and new construction
  • Adobe Systems, New York, NY – 25,000 SF Office/Interior Renovation