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March 07, 2018

Josh Schweitz and Travis Parrott Receive Prestigious Bill Naito Award

Portland, Ore. (March 7, 2018) - Kidder Mathews commercial real estate brokers, Josh Schweitz and Travis Parrott, received the prestigious Bill Naito Award at A Night of Excellence in Commercial Real Estate, an annual event presented by Commercial Association of Brokers (CAB), NAIOP and SIOR to honor Portland's top commercial real estate brokers.

The Bill Naito Award is presented to the CAB member/s who successfully closed the most complex real estate transaction of the year. Schweitz and Parrott received the award for their involvement in the 138,486 square foot lease transaction at Montgomery Park in Northwest Portland. Schweitz and Parrott represented the landlord, Bill Naito Company, in the transaction. The tenant was adidas.

Schweitz has been in the commercial real estate industry for 18 years. During his career, he won the Commercial Association of Brokers' "Rookie of the Year" award and has been ranked among CoStar's
Top 20 "Power Brokers." He has successfully negotiated over 4.5 million square feet of office/flex property transactions worth approximately $400 million in consideration.

Parrott specializes in office leasing and sales, and through his partnership with Schweitz, he provides market analysis, brokerage, and consulting services for tenants and landlords. He has been in the commercial real estate industry for six years.

About CAB
Commercial Association of Brokers (CAB) is a regional trade association dedicated to serving commercial real estate interests throughout Oregon and Southwest Washington. CAB provides commercial real estate professionals with education and networking opportunities.

About NAIOP
NAIOP, the Commercial Real Estate Development Association, is the leading organization for developers, owners and investors of office, industrial, retail and mixed-use real estate. NAIOP comprises 19,000+ members and provides strong advocacy, education and business opportunities through a powerful North American network.

About SIOR
The SOCIETY OF INDUSTRIAL AND OFFICE REALTORS® is a professional commercial and industrial real estate association. With more than 3,200 members in 685 cities in 36 countries, SIOR represents today's most knowledgeable, experienced, and successful commercial real estate brokerage specialists. The prestigious SIOR designation is a professional symbol of the highest level of knowledge, production, and ethics in the real estate industry.

About Kidder Mathews
Kidder Mathews is the largest independently owned commercial real estate firm on the West Coast, with more than 700 real estate professionals and staff in 21 offices in Washington, Oregon, California, Nevada, and Arizona. Kidder Mathews offers a complete range of brokerage, appraisal, property management, consulting, project & construction management, and debt & equity finance services for all property types. The firm performs $7 billion in transactions, manages over 50 million square feet of space, and conducts 1,500 appraisals annually. For more information, visit kiddermathews.com.

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