Tim Huffman is a Senior Vice President and Executive Committee member with CBREʼs Data Center Solutions. With over 20 years of experience in data center operations and telephony, he focuses on providing advisory and transaction services for corporate clients requiring complex data center and technology strategies.
As a global leader in advisory and transaction services of data center real estate, Mr. Huffman provides clients with expert services in the areas of data center acquisitions and dispositions, sale-leasebacks, adaptive reuse and greenfield development.
Additionally, he has deep experience in representing clients by negotiating data center outsourcing solutions involving colocation, cloud services, telephony and managed services solutions.
Prior to joining CBRE, Mr. Huffman served as the National Director of the Technology Solutions Group with Colliers International. His expertise and experience lend themselves to collaborating across business, operations, IT and real estate teams to build strategies that deliver high value solutions to clients.
From 2000 to 2011, Mr. Huffman served as an executive with data center operators that provided colocation and managed services to global organizations. Prior to 2000, he was a successful entrepreneur taking several start-up companies to market.
As a Grammy-nominated recording artist, Tim is still active with his musical pursuits and has recorded or performed
with musical talents, such as Jimmy Buffett, Hall & Oates, Zac Brown Band, Graham Nash, Allman Brothers, and Kansas.
He regularly volunteers his time with the Shepherd Center in Atlanta as a music therapist serving injured veterans and those suffering from brain and spinal cord injuries.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- ITIL Certified
- Association for Computer Operations Managers (AFCOM) Board of Directors
- Gwinnett Technical College Advisory Board
- Featured speaker at data center conferences and NAIOP events
- PNC Bank
- Landmark Dividend
- Carter Validus
- Digital Realty
- Alere Pharma
- British Telecom
- KanAm Grund
- DS Waters