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Cece Vohs Cimino

Managing Director

CA RE License #00927362

Cece Vohs Cimino is a managing director in the Walnut Creek office of Newmark Knight Frank. Ms. Vohs Cimino has been a retail specialist in the East Bay for more than three decades, concentrating on shopping center development and leasing, retail tenant representation and dispositions of surplus properties for major retailers and financial institutions. Geographically, her focus is on the East Bay and represents a variety of neighborhood, regional and power centers in Contra Costa, Alameda, Solano and Sonoma counties.

Ms. Vohs Cimino brokered Plaza Escuela, an approximately 164,000-square-foot regional shopping center in the heart of downtown Walnut Creek, the East Bay's premier retail hub, and is working on deals with Forever 21, The Cheesecake Factory, Ruth's Chris Steak House and Tilly's.

In addition, Ms. Vohs Cimino successfully marketed the Shops at Bishop Ranch in San Ramon, from its early planning stages in 1999 to its completion in 2016. She has continued to lease space at the Shops at Bishop Ranch and recently completed deals there with HomeGoods and Pottery Barn Kids.

Ms. Vohs Cimino has also successfully assisted retailers with their Northern California rollouts, including Borders Books & Music, Chipotle, Circuit City, Krispy Kreme, Walgreen’s and Wells Fargo. For the past 13 years, she has exclusively represented Ulta Beauty in the Bay Area with over two dozen locations.

Development Projects

Centre Place, Walnut Creek, CA
Gateway Centre, San Ramon, CA
Nut Tree, Vacaville, CA
Plaza Escuela, Walnut Creek, CA
Pastoria, El Camino Real, Sunnyvale: 3.5 Acre Sale, 2014
The Shops at Bishop Ranch, San Ramon, CA
Project Representation History

Alamo Plaza, Alamo, CA: Lease
Centre Place I & II, Walnut Creek, CA: Sale and Lease
Countrywood Shopping Center, Walnut Creek, CA: Lease
Danville Livery & Mercantile, Danville, CA: Lease
Encina Grande, Walnut Creek, CA: Sale and Lease
La Fiesta Square, Lafayette, CA: Sale and Lease
Merril Gardens, Lafayette and Oakland, CA
Olympia Place, Walnut Creek, CA: Lease
Orinda Theater Square, Orinda, CA: Lease
Plaza Escuela, Walnut Creek, CA: Lease
Rheem Valley Shopping Center
The Mercer, Walnut Creek, CA: Sale
The Shops at Bishop Ranch, San Ramon, CA: Lease
Vineyard Shopping Center, Concord, CA: Lease
Willows Shopping Center

Ms. Vohs Cimino received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Berkeley.

Cece Vohs Cimino
Cece Vohs Cimino
Managing Director
1333 N. California Boulevard
Suite 343
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
United States
T  925.974.0239
Fax: 925.974.0123

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Areas of Specialization
  • Leasing and Sales of Retail Properties
  • Landlord Representation
  • Tenant Representation
  • Disposition of Surplus Properties

Years of Experience
33 years