Mike joined Seagate in 2019 as a Principal and has responsibility for office and industrial acquisitions in Northern California and other western markets. Mike came to Seagate after 33 years in the commercial real estate services sector, most recently as Regional Managing Principal of Cushman and Wakefield’s Northwest Region.
In this position Mike oversaw the leasing, capital markets, property and project management and valuation business lines from San Francisco to Denver and up through Seattle. Prior to that Mike was President of Cassidy Turley Commercial Real Estate Services, a firm he helped to launch. At Cassidy Turley, Mike had P&L responsibility for all business lines, nationally. Mike served on Cassidy Turley’s Board of Directors and its Capital Committee and was actively involved in the sale of the firm to Texas Pacific Group (TPG). Ultimately Cassidy was merged in with DTZ and Cushman and Wakefield. Prior to Cassidy Turley, Mike was CEO of Northern California brokerage firm BT Commercial where he grew the firm t over 250 brokers. Mike engineered the sale of the firm to Cassidy Turley. Mike began his real estate career as an industrial broker in Oakland, California with Coldwell Banker Commercial (CBRE).
Mike graduated from The Colorado College with a BA in Political Science. Mike is an active member or the Urban Land Institute – UDMUC Bronze Council, NAIOP, Lambda Alpha International.
Mike enjoys skiing powder runs in the Rockies, cycling in West Marin and scuba diving in the South Pacific.