Shari Simms has been in the commercial real estate industry since 1985, and joined CBRE as a Real Estate Manager in August 2012. Shari has been positioned at New World Tower since coming onboard with CBRE. New World Tower is a 284,986 square foot (SF) office building containing over 40 traditional office tenants, and over 50 telecommunication tenants. Shari’s responsibilities include physical management of the building, tenant relations, maintaining client communication and satisfaction, lease administration, and the direct supervision of employees.
Prior to joining CBRE, Shari was Director of Business Affairs for Panther Management Services, LLC from 1999-2012, while also serving as Property Manager of New World Tower from 2009-2012. Panther is a local firm specializing in owner-managed office properties. Shari’s responsibilities included lease and license preparation and administration, employee benefits coordination, acquisition and disposition due diligence, and property management duties.
From 1996-1999, Shari served as Regional Manager at AREEA Investment Advisory and Management Services, Inc. As Regional Manager, she supervised the on-site property managers of office buildings in Denver, Colorado; Phoenix, Arizona; and Miami, Florida. From 1985-1996, Shari was a Commercial Real Estate Appraiser for Appraisal and Real Estate Economics Associates, Inc. (AREEA), appraising a vast array of commercial properties including office, retail, industrial, mixed use, restaurant, multi-family, subdivisions, gas stations, and flea markets. Shari became a State Certified General Appraiser in 1992.