Over the past 27 years, Ed has specialized in leasing, selling, and providing consulting services to industrial tenants and property owners. He was awarded the 2006 Industrial Broker of the Year award by the Association of Silicon Valley Brokers (“ASVB”) and was a runner-up for the 2009 Industrial Broker of the Year award. Ed was also named as one of Silicon Valley’s top 25 brokers in 2003, 2004, 2006,2008, and 2009 by the CoStar Group. Ed was ranked 5th on the San Jose Business Journal's top commercial real estate agents in Silicon Valley for 2009. During his career, Ed has completed over 700 transactions totaling over 18 million square feet.
Ed is a member of the Association of Silicon Valley Brokers ("ASVB") and of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors ("SIOR"). Membership in SIOR is by invitation only and earned by tenured performance in the industry and strict adherence to the highest standards of professional ethics. The SIOR designation ensures a level of brokerage expertise unmatched by competing brokers in local, regional and national markets.
Ed is a graduate of the University of California at Davis, where he received a B.A. degree in Economics. Upon graduation, Ed went to work for First American Title Company as a commercial account manager. In 1986, Ed moved into brokerage and joined Blickman Turkus (now known as Cassidy Turley). In 1992, Ed moved to Colliers International in order to better serve his expanding industrial client base.
In 1995, Ed became a principal of Colliers International.