In the News 2018-06-19T06:12:37+00:00

In the News

Covenant House Sleep Out: Executive Edition

Giving back to the community has always been a part of the Cushman & Wakefield fabric.  As an organization we know the importance of helping those who are less fortunate – especially those that are close to home. Hendrik Zessel, Senior Managing Director of our Vancouver office has been a proud supporter of the Covenant House and this year has decided to participate in– sparked by a challenge from a client-  the Covenant House Sleep Out To Support Homeless Youth challenge.   On November 19 Hendrik will sleep outdoors with no reprieve from the cold Canadian winter along with many other c-suite executives, senior executives and public figures to bring awareness to this problem. Homelessness is something that no matter where we live we can’t avoid.  It’s a heartbreaking reality of today’s society and an important issue we can’t ignore.  Many of the youth who make their way through the [...]

November 9th, 2015|

Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ Announce Completion of Merger

Earlier this fall, the announcement of the merger between Cushman & Wakefield and DTZ was realeased. The new Cushman & Wakefield draws on the best of both legacy organizations to create one of the world’s largest real estate services firms, with a combined total of $5 billion in revenue, 43,000 employees, more than 4.3 billion square feet under management, and $191 billion in transaction value. Cushman & Wakefield will be led by Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Brett White and Global President Tod Lickerman. For the official Press Release and video;         Press Release      |      Video

November 9th, 2015|

Cushman & Wakefield Attend Grand Opening of McArthurGlen Designer Outlet

McArthurGlen Designer Outlet, Vancouver Airport opened to huge fanfare on 9 July 2015 as the first designer outlet to serve the Vancouver metropolitan market. The Cushman & Wakefield retail team attended the grand opening along with record breaking crowds. The centre is a fashion lover's paradise; offering some of the most sought-after international and North American brands, with advertised year-round savings of up to 70%, all in a stylish, easy-to-shop environment. BOSS (Hugo Boss), Armani, Polo Ralph Lauren, Coach, Brooks Brothers, and more than 30 designer shops are now open for business. McAuthurGlen experienced an unprecedented record breaking turnout of 160,000 shoppers over the opening weekend. Record turnouts have revealed how Canadian consumers no longer need to cross the border for premium outlet shopping. In contrast the weak condition of the Canadian dollar will likely bring an influx of Americans tourists into Canadian shopping malls. McArthurGlen is the first of [...]

July 21st, 2015|