SVP Director of Investments
Brad joined Paragon in 2016 as Director of Investments, responsible for acquisitions and development execution throughout southern California.
Prior to joining Paragon, Brad was responsible for the execution of all retail investment sale transactions with CBRE, Inc.’s National Retail Investment Group-West, specializing in all retail product types, including ground-up development and joint venture partnerships. During Brad’s 3 years at CBRE, the NRIG-West team became CBRE’s top retail investment team in the country, transacting more than 120 properties for nearly $3 billion in value.
Prior to CBRE, Brad spent seven years (2006-2013) at Evergreen, a private, fully diversified real estate development company specializing in retail and multi-family development, leasing, asset and property management. At Evergreen, Brad’s responsibilities included underwriting and investment analysis, strategic relationships, and sourcing debt and equity for new development projects (2010 – 2013). As Senior Development Manager, Brad led retail development projects from due diligence through underwriting, entitlements, design, and construction (2006 – 2010).
Prior to Evergreen, Brad was Manager at the Development Planning & Financing Group, Inc., a real estate finance consulting firm, where he led the implementation of $150M of land secured financing.
Brad earned his Master of Real Estate Development (MRED) from the University of Southern California, Price School, his Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Arizona State University’s W.P. Carey School of Business, and his Bachelor of Science, Finance, from the University of Colorado, Leeds School of Business.Brad is a US Green Building Council certified LEED Accredited Professional and active member of both ICSC and the Urban Land Institute.