Norm Taylor Returns to CBRE

Industry veteran to manage CBRE’s operations in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, May 7, 2014 – CBRE Limited continues to enhance its Canadian Management Team with top talent. It was announced today that Norm Taylor is returning to CBRE to become Executive Vice President and Managing Director of CBRE’s operations in British Columbia (B.C.), Canada. The leadership position was previously held by Mark Renzoni who was appointed President & Chief Executive Officer of CBRE Limited in January.

“It is a pleasure to welcome Norm back to CBRE,” said Renzoni. “Norm’s industry knowledge, relationships and experience will add value across all of our service lines in British Columbia. It should be a seamless transition given the fact that Norm already has an appreciation for our corporate culture and the entrepreneurial spirit that drives CBRE.”

Mr. Taylor started his brokerage career at CBRE with a specialization in office leasing and sales. Mr. Taylor built up an impressive track record and has experience in all commercial asset classes. He has worked with a diverse list of corporate clients and has become a respected member of the Vancouver real estate community. This announcement marks a new phase in Mr. Taylor’s career as he transitions from brokerage to a senior management position at CBRE. 

“Norm shares our values and embodies great leadership qualities, which will expand our business across the province,” Renzoni said. “This is truly an exciting opportunity for CBRE.”

Mr. Taylor has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia and is affiliated with both the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) and the Urban Development Institute (UDI). 

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