As Executive Vice President for CBRE, Chris Hook has assisted corporate clients in finding "best fit" locations that align with their strategic business operations. In his career, Mr. Hook has represented more than 100 clients and arranged more than 1.8 billion square feet of real estate lease and sales transactions.
Mr. Hook leads a team of top industry professionals offering best-in-class advisory strategies for existing locations, market and labor assessment, portfolio planning, and economic incentive negotiation.
Chris Hook is recognized for creating solutions and delivering outcomes for clients when none have existed. Mr. Hook’s involvement in the expansion of DIRECTV's tech support center in Missoula, Montana secured an incentive program that included low-interest financing to build a 78,000-square-foot facility, a donation of 12 acres of land and the creation of a Tax Increment District for site infrastructure. His expertise and strategic alliance resulted in millions of dollars in operating cash savings for DIRECTV over a 10-year lease term.