“Richard is an exceptionally talented and successful broker and is an excellent fit for us culturally,” said Glen Esnard, president of Grubb & Ellis Capital Market Group.
Plummer, a 31-year veteran of commercial real estate, joins Grubb & Ellis from Cushman & Wakefield, where for 21 years he was a member of the Capital Markets Group.
Chuck Hunt, executive vice president and regional managing director of Grubb & Ellis’ Los Angeles operations, said, “Richard is one of the best known players in the institutional investment arena. He is an invaluable addition to our team. ”
Plummer was a consistent top performer while at Cushman & Wakefield, earning the C&W Investment Sales Service Excellence Award for Southern California, the C&W National Deal of the Year Award and was a regular member of C&W Chairman’s Circle.
“Grubb & Ellis is an established name with a strong national presence. At the same time, it is a new company – with a senior management team that has a specific game plan to grow the company,” said Plummer.
Plummer earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and is a member of the Urban Land Institute’s Transit-Oriented Development Council.