SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Jun 17, 2013) - Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce today announced it has added Scott H. Thompson as an Associate Broker to its highly-regarded Industrial team. Thompson will specialize in the sale and leasing of industrial facilities in the Seattle and Tacoma area with a particular focus on the Kent Valley industrial market.
"Scott is a versatile talent with more than 20 years of experience in corporate contract negotiation, sales and marketing management," said Tony Kusak, Senior Director for Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce. "His attention to detail, knowledge of the supply chain and his business savvy will benefit our team greatly as we help our clients making informed, strategic commercial real estate decisions."
Before joining Cushman & Wakefield | Commerce, Thompson was a Director at Newmark Grubb Knight Frank in Atlanta, Georgia GA where his team focused primarily on tenant lease and sales transactions for corporate and larger, privately owned companies in the southeastern U.S.
Prior to that, he served as the Manager of Business Development and Franchise Sales at Mighty Distributing System of America. Thompson was the Associate Publisher for Competitor Publishing Group where he managed and executed all sales strategies, plans, and programs for local magazine and national media products. Before that he was with Universal & Hollywood Records as the Northwest & Southeast Regional Promotion and Marketing Director where he developed strong professional and personal relationships with radio and television media, music consultants, independent promoters and movie chains.
Thompson attended the United States Military Academy Preparatory School with a congressional nomination to attend West Point. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Georgia.
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