Brandon Houston Promoted to Senior Vice President

HOUSTON, TX – May 6, 2014 Trammell Crow Company, one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate, announces that Brandon Houston has been promoted to Senior Vice President with the firm’s Houston Business Unit. In this role, he will continue to be responsible for sourcing and executing new office development and investment opportunities throughout the Greater Houston area. 

“Brandon has been an integral part of our office development team in Houston,” said Aaron Thielhorn, Managing Director of Trammell Crow Company’s Houston Business Unit.” “He has successfully sourced and executed complex development projects and established excellent relationships with our key partners, lenders, and users. We are confident in his ability to continue to be a senior leader for TCC in Houston.”

Since joining TCC in February 2012, Brandon has helped secure leases and development capital for projects including, Noble Energy Center One & Two, Energy Center Three, and Energy Center Four. Additionally, Brandon has played a significant role in overseeing the development process for TCC’s local office building  portfolio. With nearly ten years of commercial real estate experience, Brandon has negotiated over two million square feet of commercial leases and approximately $400 million of construction loans. He specializes in market analysis, project branding, financial analysis, lease negotiation, design team oversight and construction management.  

Brandon holds an MBA from Rice University and an undergraduate degree in marketing from Texas A&M University. He is a past director of the Houston Chapter of NAIOP, and currently serves on the NAIOP State and Local Subcommittee. Brandon is a board member for the Jones Graduate School Alumni Association at Rice University and is an Adjunct Professor in the MBA/Real Estate Program, at the University of Houston, Bauer College of Business. 

About Trammell Crow Company
Trammell Crow Company, founded in 1948, is one of the nation’s leading developers and investors in commercial real estate. The Company has developed or acquired nearly 2,600 buildings valued at nearly $60 billion and over 540 million square feet. As of December 31, 2013, Trammell Crow Company had over $4.9 billion of projects in process and $1.5 billion in its pipeline.

Trammell Crow Company’s teams are dedicated to building value for its clients with professionals in 16 major cities throughout the United States. The company serves users of and investors in office, industrial, retail, healthcare, multi-family residential and mixed use projects. For those who occupy real estate, TCC can execute the development or acquisition of facilities tailored to meet its clients’ needs. For investor clients, the company offers large strategic joint ventures, opportunity funds, and other targeted investment options. 

Trammell Crow Company is an independently operated subsidiary of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBG), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (in terms of 2013 revenue). For more information visit