Trammell Crow Company Senior Director Announces Retirement

November 16, 2021


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Ann Sperling to Remain in Consultancy Role in Denver

Trammell Crow Company (TCC), one of the nation’s largest commercial real estate developers, announces that long time senior executive, Ann Sperling, will retire from her role as Senior Director, and shift to a part time role as “of counsel” effective at the end of 2021. Ann will shift more of her attention to the public and private corporate boards on which she serves as a Director. Ann will continue with her multiple real estate industry commitments with Urban Land Institute (ULI), University of Colorado Real Estate Center International Advisory Board and her civic roles with Children’s Hospital Colorado, Tufts University, and the Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine.

“I am so privileged to have had the opportunity to be associated with TCC for two ‘rounds of duty’ spanning over a 40-year period,” said Sperling. “It’s a company of such extraordinary quality, steeped in a deep culture of partnership and integrity. This is the perfect time for me to transition to an advisory role given how strong and deep the rest of the team is with great leadership locally and nationally.”

“I have known Ann as a leader in our community for over 30 years,” added Bill Mosher, Senior Managing Director for TCC. “I am so honored to have had the opportunity to work with Ann as my business partner since 2013. All of us at TCC wish Ann the best and will always hold her in high regard as a friend and partner.”

Ann commented on her respect for the Denver real estate community and its important role in shaping the community. “Many of us have had the chance to partner with cities and communities alongside capital to be a part of the growth of this great city and I’ve always felt a profound responsibility to do my very best for the city I love. I believe that the leaders in our industry, including the city staffs, brokers, architects, lawyers, and developers are truly some of the most honorable and collaborative of any I’ve known across the country. Their stewardship has truly contributed to the culture of Denver.”

Trammell Crow Company

Trammell Crow Company (TCC) is a global commercial real estate developer and wholly-owned subsidiary of CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Dallas. Founded in 1948, TCC has developed or acquired nearly 2,900 buildings valued at $75 billion and over 655 million square feet. As of September 30, 2023, TCC had $15.4 billion of projects in process and $14.5 billion in its pipeline. It employs 650 professionals in 28 major cities throughout the United States and Europe. The company serves users of and investors in office, industrial/logistics, healthcare, life sciences and mixed-use projects, as well as multi-family residential through its operating subsidiary High Street Residential. For more information visit