Kevin M. Turner

Executive Director
Global Logistics Specialist
North America Practice
Group Leader for Ports & Intermodal

Service Lines
Feasibility Studies
Integrated Logistics Transportation /
Supply Chain Analysis
Tenant Representation
Site Selection
Expense Audits
Lease Administration
Build-to-Suit Analysis
Land Sales
Development Services
Multi-Market Representation
Lease Negotiation
Sale Negotiation
Agency Project -
Leasing & Project Sales

Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
2020 Main Street
Suite 1000
Irvine, CA 92614
(949) 955 7653
Lic. # 00968394

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Individual Member,
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Kevin Turner is recognized nationally as one of the top producing commercial brokers in the country. Mr. Turner recently completed extensive studies in Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management through CSULB’s Center for International Trade and Transportation. After 550 hours of studies, Mr. Turner now has the professional designation of “Global Logistics Specialist.” Mr. Turner is now fluent in all phases of strategic logistics planning, transportation analysis, time in transit studies, near shoring analytics, third party solutions, compliance measures, work force solutions, trade agreements, inventory optimization, customs, ocean, air and intermodal analysis, freight forwarding and NVOCC selection, legal issues, goods movement policies, and greening the supply chain. Mr. Turner is now on the academic staff at CSULB as an instructor in the GLS-CITT program.

As an Executive Director with Cushman & Wakefield, Kevin Turner specializes in the sale, lease, and tenant representation of office, industrial and R&D properties. Kevin Turner is highly experienced and qualified in the creation and execution of marketing campaigns, financial and market analysis, site selection, lease evaluation, multi-tenant evaluations, facility counseling, land development transactions and sale and lease negotiations. Mr. Turner published “Effective Strategies for Site Selection”. The document was endorsed at World Workplace and Facility Forum by IFMA. (International Facility Managers Associates).

Career Summary

Kevin is credited with being the largest Industrial square footage producer in the Country.  Kevin has leased or sold more than 16,000,000 square feet of property nationally in Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nebraska, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, and Washington as well as internationally in Calgary and Toronto, Canada, Monterrey, Mexico, and Shanghai, China.  In addition, his team has become the Number 1 Producing Land Sales Team with over 160 acres sold in 2003-2007 and Number 1 Producer in “For Sale New Building Developments in Orange County, CA”.

Kevin has been the exclusive landlord marketer for The Irvine Company – Irvine Spectrum Land Sales, Walton Capital (WCV), Blackstone (IndCor Properties), The Koll Company, Kilroy Realty, Equitable Investment Property Trust, RREEF, Crown Associates Realty, Werdin Development, Sanderson J. Ray, JMB Heitman, PM Realty Advisors, Centra Realty, Layton-Belling & Associates, United Bank of Switzerland, Haseko (California) Inc., Altair Investments, Canon USA Properties and Schiffman Enterprises.  In December 2002, Kevin’s team was appointed by The Irvine Company as their exclusive broker to market their commercial land portfolio in the Irvine Spectrum.  Highlights include closing 325 transactions totaling 3,200,000 S.F. with a transaction volume in excess of $600,000,000; 79 transactions in 2005 with transaction volume eclipsing $170,000,000; in 2006, 73 transactions totaling $184,000,000; in 2007, 61 transactions totaling $131,000,000; in 2008, 110 transactions totaling $125,000,000; in 2009, 81 transactions totaling $55,000,000; 2010: Represented GE Capital, Bank of America and US Bank in $25,000,000 of Distressed Asset Sales; 74 transactions totaling 953,000 square feet $48,000,000 in consideration; in 2011, 31 transactions totaling $71,000,000 in consideration, including the largest industrial lease in Orange County; in 2012, 36 transactions totaling $57,090,404 in consideration; in 2013, 34 transactions totaling $71,000,000 and 760,000 square feet in consideration; in 2014, 45 transactions totaling $68,517,706 and 817,254 square feet in consideration; in 2015, 23 transactions totaling $69,000,000; in 2016, 18 transactions totaling $74,000,000. 2017 (15) transactions totaling $189,000,000.00.

Notable Tenant Transactions Totals Include:

Behr Process Corporation
3,340,000 sq. ft. Kugel Trust 130,000 sq. ft.
Liberty Hardware 460,000 sq. ft. Whittier Law School 130,000 sq. ft.
Orange County Container 400,000 sq. ft. Alcoa 85,000 sq. ft.
States Logistics 417,000 sq. ft. Perkin Elmer 85,000 sq. ft.
Rockefeller Group 365,000 sq. ft. Frieda’s, Inc. 82,000 sq. ft.
Tyco International 270,000 sq. ft. Milgard Windows 80,000 sq. ft.
Mice Display Works 205,000 sq. ft. Cleveland Golf 76,077 sq. ft.
Ricoh Corporation 150,000 sq. ft. La Salle Bank 25,000 sq. ft.
G.T. Bicycles 149,000 sq. ft.    

Cushman & Wakefield #3, Top 10 SoCal 2017
Cushman & Wakefield, Top 10 SoCal 2016
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #4 Producer 2014 - #13 Company-wide
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #5 Producer 2013 - #13 Company-wide
Individual Member, Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS®
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #1 Producer 2012 - #1 Company-wide
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #7 Producer 2011
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #5 Producer 2010 - Top 10 Company-wide
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #2 Producer 2009 - #5 Company-wide
Voit Real Estate Services, Irvine #2 Producer 2008 - #3 Company-wide
Real Estate Forum Superstar Broker 2007
Colliers Seeley, Irvine #2 Producer 2007- Top 10 company
Colliers Seeley, Irvine #2 Producer 2006- Top 10 company
Colliers Seeley, Irvine #1 Producer 2005
Named CoStar Power Broker of the Year 2005
Colliers Seeley – President’s Club 2005
Colliers Seeley, Irvine #2 Producer 2004
Colliers Seeley – Top 10 Company Wide 2004 – Presidents Club
Colliers Seeley Irvine # 1 Producer – 2003 – Presidents Club
Colliers Seeley – Top 10 Presidents Club 2002
Colliers Seeley – Top 10 Circle of Excellence 2001
Colliers Seeley – Presidents Club – 2000
Colliers Seeley Number 2 Broker Orange County – 2000
Top 10 Company Wide out of 145 Brokers - 2000
Colliers Seeley Number 1 1-4 Q - 2000
Grubb & Ellis Top Salesperson - February 1998
Grubb & Ellis Top Ten Mid-Year - 1998
Largest Transaction, City of Industry - 1997
Irvine Company Broker of the Year - 1991
WCRE Largest Industrial Transaction - 1990

2015 to Present – Executive Director, Cushman & Wakefield, Inc.
2007-2015 – Executive Vice President, Voit Real Estate Services
1999-2007 – Senior Vice President, Colliers Seeley
1987-1999 – Vice President, SMC, (Designated for Top 10% Company Wide) Grubb & Ellis Newport Beach
1984-1987 – Account Manager, Xerox Corporation/Office

California State University Long Beach - Global Logistics Specialist, 2012
Arizona State University - Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, 1983
Varsity Division I-A Football – Wide Receiver 1981-1983

Television & Radio Broadcasting Experience (1990-Present)
2009 Southern California Emmy - Best Live-to-Tape Game Day Broadcast - Football
Cox 3 Orange County Game of the Week, T.V./Radio voice Anaheim Piranhas Arena Football
XTRA Sports 690 College Football Saturday, T.V. voice Long Beach Ice Dogs ECHL Professional Hockey, Radio Pre-Game voice
UCLA Football. AMA Supercross - REV ZONE Radio Show - University of California Irvine Basketball Play-by-Play

Land Sales
Negotiated, on behalf of The Irvine Company, 53 developer and user lot sales totaling 161 acres with a combined value in excess of $160,000,000 – largest land sale program in Orange County.  Result: $1,689,000 square feet of additional square footage. 41.72 acres, Perris, CA, represented seller Optimus, sold to Western Realco $18,000,000 and 68.48 acres represented Optimus selling to Rockefeller for an aggregate total of $28,750,280; $46,850,280 resulting in 2,350,000 SF of modern logistics warehouse development.

Added value of $25 Million in land sale revenue by identifying a need, initiating a zone change process and using a managed bid process to sell 16 acres of medical land over a 12-month period in 2007.

Negotiated largest office transaction in 2017 in Orange County by and between Angelo Gordon & Company and Behr Process Corporation 230,000 SF over 15 years.

CoStar Power Broker
2009 - Industrial
2008 – Industrial/Office
2007 – Industrial
2006 – Industrial/Office
2005 – Industrial

OC Metro
Recognized Team Hartel/Turner as Commercial Real Estate Stars

Community Service
Cox Cares – Grant Committee
Education for Children – Capo Unified Board Member
Lions Heart – Associate Director
Varsity Track Coach – Tesoro H.S.

Special Recognition
2009 “Man of Character” presented by Boy Scouts of America – Orange County Council
2008 Southern California Cable Emmy – Best Live Sportscast - Football
2009 Behr Process Corporation "Service Provider of the Year" recognizing the top supply chain vendor for integrity, service and value creation - Awarded annually and selected out of 150 suppliers/vendors.

Kevin resides in Coto de Caza, married with 3 children.