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January 15, 2015

Kidder Matthews adds new brokers, office in San Diego

San Diego Source | The Daily Transcript

Commercial real estate brokerage firm Kidder Mathews announced it has opened an office in San Diego and has hired three senior brokers and a managing partner.

The new office is at 12626 High Bluff Drive in the Del Mar Heights area.

The new additions are Mark Read, Ron King, Joe McDermott and Robert Willingham.

Read, a veteran with more than 30 years in the commercial real estate industry, will serve as the managing partner for the San Diego office. Read was formerly a broker and then senior managing director for CBRE. Most recently, he was an executive managing director for Voit Real Estate Services, where he was responsible for the company's Orange County, Inland Empire and Los Angeles offices.

King joins Kidder Mathews as a senior vice president. He is a 29-year professional and a former senior director with Cushman & Wakefield. King specializes in San Diego's North County in the areas of industrial and R&D sales and leasing, as well as land sales. King has been a member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) since 1998, and is the recipient of several national awards from SIOR for sales and leasing.

McDermott joins Kidder Mathews as a senior vice president. McDermott has more than 25 years of experience and specializes in industrial properties. McDermott was formerly a director with Cushman & Wakefield. He has sold more than $350 million of industrial and office properties and has been involved in more than 1,750 transactions.

Willingham joins Kidder Mathews as a senior vice president. Willingham was a former director with Cushman & Wakefield, specializing in industrial and office real estate in San Diego's North County. He works closely with business owners, investors, developers and financial institutions to on real estate strategies.

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