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Bradford Fletcher

Executive Managing Director

Brad has more than 35 years of experience in commercial real estate, development, advertising/public relations and government. He specializes in the marketing, leasing and sale of industrial, high technology, office, mixed use, investment properties and land for corporate, public, institutional and individual clients worldwide. He is the leading multi-product producer in Portland and has leased and sold over twelve million square feet and 4,000 acres of land. With a transaction volume over $1,000,000,000 - Brad has been recognized as a national industry leader representing many of the most significant clients and properties in North America including Epson, FedEx, Georgia Pacific, Honda, IBM, Intel, Nike, Panasonic, Subaru, Toshiba and Volkswagen.

In mid-career, he was appointed by the Governor of Oregon to direct the state's economic development efforts in Portland and was responsible for driving the initiatives to secure Intel's commitment to expand and establish Oregon as a global electronics - research, development and manufacturing center. Brad was also instrumental in the establishment and evolution of the Sunset, I-5, and Columbia Corridors, Rivergate and the Pearl District. He is a past President of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, a leading member of the Newmark Industrial and Office Practice Groups, Global Corporate Services and the Newmark National Industrial Leadership Council awarded for continuous exemplary performance. He is active in the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors as the Northwest's only dual Industrial and Office specialist, the Urban Land Institute, as well as a variety of advisory, charitable and political interests. Brad is a graduate of Dartmouth College and has published and presented numerous articles, programs and insights on corporate real estate, market strategies and personal development.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Executive Managing Director, Newmark Knight Frank, 1991 - 2017
  • Executive Vice President & Managing Director, Grubb & Ellis, 1981 - 2012
  • Managing Partner, Fletcher Properties, LLC, 1981 - 2017 
  • Portland Director, State of Oregon Economic Development, 1988 - 1991
  • Senior Account Executive, Morton/Cole & Weber Advertising, 1976 - 1980

EDUCATION:

Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH - BA, Visual Design/Government/History

PARTIAL CLIENT LIST:

  • Arden/GE
  • Epson
  • FedEx
  • Georgia Pacific
  • Honda
  • IBM
  • Intel
  • Kraft
  • NEC
  • Nike
  • Metro
  • PacTrust
  • Panasonic
  • Panattoni
  • Portland Development Commission
  • State of Oregon
  • Subaru
  • Standard Insurance
  • T5 Data Centers
  • Toshiba
  • US Bank
  • Volkswagen

RECENT TRANSACTIONS:

Property Location Client Size
PS Portfolio/Office Beaverton, OR PS/Nike $67.5 million
IBM Portfolio/Office Beaverton, OR IBM $38.5 million
Westmark/Land Hillsboro, OR Intel $26.0 million
Corridor Complex Hillsboro, OR Intel $23.2 million
Rivergate/Industrial Portland, OR Subaru $20.0 million
Woodside/Office Beaverton, OR Nike $18.5 million
Westmark/Land Hillsboro, OR Intel $16.0 million
Fujitsu/Land Hillsboro, OR Intel $15.9 million
NEC/Land Hillsboro, OR Intel $15.6 million
AmberGlen/Flex Beaverton, OR Intel $13.0 million
Nike Land Hillsboro, OR Nike $15.2 million
Solectron/Industrial Hillsboro, OR Intel $13.0 million
Woodside/Office Beaverton. OR Nike $12.0 million
Ronler Corporate/Flex Hillsboro, OR Intel $11.7 million
Koch/PacTrust/Land Tualatin, OR Koch/PacTrust $11.0 million
Cornell Oaks/Flex Beaverton, OR Intel $10.5 million
Rivergate/Industrial Portland, OR USSC $10.0 million
Tektronix Office Beaverton, OR Nike $10.0 million

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS & AFFILIATIONS: 

  • Metropolitan Leading Industrial/Office/Land Producer, 1994 - 2017
  • Commercial Realtors Industrial Broker of the Year Award - Ten years
  • Newmark Knight Frank - Leading National Industrial Producer
  • Grubb & Ellis Circle of Excellence - National 100 Award - Fifteen years
  • Society of Industrial and Office Realtors - Designated the Northwest's only Dual Industrial and Office Specialist
  • Urban Land Institute
  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties - Past President & Board
  • Portland Commercial Association of Brokers
  • National Association of Realtors
  • NAIOP Transaction of the Year
  • SIOR Transaction of the Year
  • BOMA Most Valuable Broker
  • CoStar Power Broker
  • Office and Industrial Transaction of the Decade
  • Commercial Real Estate News - Super Star Brokers
  • SAG/AFTRA - Screen Actors Guild/American Television & Radio Artists
  • Ryan Artists - Actor / Voice Talent
  • Dartmouth Club - Past President & Board

Mr. Fletcher currently resides in Southwest Portland with his wife Michelle and two sons.

Bradford Fletcher
Bradford Fletcher
Executive Managing Director
760 SW 9th Avenue
Suite 200
Portland, OR 97205
United States
T  503.972.5500


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Areas of Specialization
  • Industrial
  • Office
  • Mixed Use
  • Investments
  • Land
  • Consulting
  • Corporate Services

Years of Experience
30 years