Podcast | Evolving Workforces

I Get Around: Top Markets for Tech Talent in a Decentralized World

July 20, 2021 39 Minute Listen

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Amid pandemic-induced workforce migrations and new hybrid work models, where should companies be looking for tech talent? Lisa Picard, the CEO and President of EQ Office, joins CBRE’s Colin Yasukochi and Dan Harvey to discuss tech markets, hybrid work, sustainability, and CBRE’s latest research on tech talent, with Spencer Levy.

I Get Around: Top Markets for Tech Talent in a Decentralized World

July 20, 2021 39 Minute Listen


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Lisa Picard

CEO, President EQ Office

Lisa Picard is President and Chief Executive Officer of EQ (formerly Equity Office). Lisa leads culture, vision and strategy at EQ and has a passion for the curation of great spaces that maximize human potential, particularly in this age of rapid automation and technological advancements. As CEO, Lisa drives strategic direction for the organization and inspires her team to find creative ways to become a crucial partner in helping companies succeed.

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Dan Harvey

Vice Chair, Bay Area Occupier Services

Dan Harvey is Vice Chair of the Bay Area CBRE Occupier Services group where he leads a team of occupier service professionals that have been involved in some of the region’s most prominent transactions. They primarily focus on emerging private and early-to-mid stage public companies, and work to deliver tightly aligned, business-driven real estate solutions for their clients.

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Colin Yasukochi

Executive Director, Tech Insights Center, CBRE

Colin Yasukochi is Executive Director of CBRE’s Tech Insights Center where he leads a team that provides thoughtful real estate perspectives on the ever-evolving tech sector in the United States. As a pioneer in tech industry research in commercial real estate, Colin has been the lead author of CBRE’s tech-focused thought leadership pieces—including Scoring Tech Talent and Tech-30.


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Spencer Levy

Global Client Strategist & Senior Economic Advisor, CBRE

Spencer Levy is Global Client Strategist and Senior Economic Advisor for CBRE, the largest commercial real estate services firm in the world. In this role, he focuses on client engagement and public-facing activities, including thought leadership work performed in conjunction with CBRE Research. He also serves as Co-Chair of the Real Estate Roundtable’s Research Committee.

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