Utah Managing Principal, Alison Beddard on “Balance for the Better”

Some thoughts:  Gender balance is one of the biggest transformations we will ever experience. The shift in power between men and women is evolving as we speak, and its ultimate impact and potential are highly underestimated. Slow and steady will win the “balance for the better” marathon. It will take patience and conviction to keep moving forward.  Gender balance (or the lack thereof) affects every part of human existence — political, economic, professional and personal. At Cushman & Wakefield Utah, shaping a better future depends on “balance for the better,” so all our employees have access to the same opportunities to develop a meaningful career for themselves.  Liberating men and women from traditional, stereotypical gender roles empower individuals to become the best versions of themselves. This process takes rigor and determination to engage everyone – including women – why this is a company value. The highest levels of success and [...]

2019-03-12T16:36:34-04:00 March 12th, 2019|In the News|

Cushman & Wakefield Salt Lake City Completes One of the Largest Office/ Research & Development Office Leases in Utah – 855,000 Square Feet

Left to right: Cushman & Wakefield Salt Lake City team: Joe Gutierrez, Matt Leishman, Molly Westbrook and Mike Richmond L3 Technologies expands their Engineering & Operations Center to accommodate broadband communications business SALT LAKE CITY, UT -- Dec. 9, 2018 -- Cushman & Wakefield has procured one of the largest Office/Research & Development (R & D) office leasing transactions in Utah’s history, as landlord representation for Airport Technology Park (ATP), a multi-building office and research and development park, located at 420, 540, 560 and 640 North 2200 West in Salt Lake City, UT. The new 15-year lease extension and redevelopment consisting of 855,000 square feet. ATP is occupied by L3 Technologies, a New York based provider of global intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) communications and networked systems, as well as electronic systems for military, homeland security and commercial aviation customers. L3 develops advanced defense technologies and commercial solutions in pilot training, [...]

2018-12-10T12:17:51-04:00 December 7th, 2018|In the News|

MARKETBEAT Salt Lake City Office Q3 2018

Overall market absorption expected to exceed 1 million square feet within Salt Lake County by year end Overall market absorption reached +487,000 square-feet (sf) for the third quarter of 2018 while overall vacancy increased 20 bps from 13.3% in Q2 2018 to 13.5% in Q3 2018Ranked 6th in overall economic mobility within the United States, the Salt Lake office market has garnered demand and attention from occupiers and investors of all sizes and industries, confirming Utah’s exceptional future economic outlook. Learn more about the Q3 2018 office outlook at  https://cushwk.co/2QnaJXz  

2018-11-28T16:07:33-04:00 November 28th, 2018|In the News|

MARKETBEAT Salt Lake County Industrial Q3 2018

Q3 2018 -- Another Noteworthy Quarter for Salt Lake County’s Industrial Market Ranked 6th nationally for economic opportunity, Salt Lake maintained its precedent of outperforming the U.S. economy through Q3 2018. Year-over-year, the county saw unemployment dwindle from 3.4% to 3.0% -a 40-bps (basis point) drop. Meanwhile, Salt Lake County saw total employment climb to 740k,  while Utah as a whole saw job growth of 3.7% during the last year –the highest such rate in the nation. Review the detailed report at  https://cushwk.co/2AsjQxn

2018-11-28T16:09:24-04:00 November 28th, 2018|In the News|

New Managing Principal for Utah Operations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Alison Beddard Appointed Managing Principal for Utah   SALT LAKE CITY, November 9, 2018– Cushman & Wakefield Salt Lake City is proud to announce Alison Beddard as the new Managing Principal for Utah operations. Based in Salt Lake City, Beddard will oversee the strategic growth of the firm’s business lines in the Salt Lake City, Ogden, and Park City markets. Beddard began her career with Cushman & Wakefield in 2005, specializing in cutting edge portfolio strategies in office leasing, acquisition and dispositions of assets for institutional occupiers, private investors and non-profit organizations. She has been involved in many high-profile transactions in Salt Lake City. Her notable transactions in the past 12 months include representing University of Utah in the largest hospital BTS in the State of Utah (170,000 RSF), and American Express in a 100,000 RSF BTS office lease. Since 2010, she has completed over $400 million in [...]

2018-11-14T17:21:11-04:00 November 14th, 2018|In the News|