As a Senior Project Manager with CBRE’s Project Management Group, James Brannan is responsible for leading comprehensive project teams through all phases of strategic planning, design, construction and occupancy of commercial office buildings throughout the Chicagoland area. James’ attention to detail and ability to maintain client’s goals, expectations, schedule and budget ensure the project stays on track through the entire process.
James is an industry veteran with over 20 years of experience in project management and construction best practices. Prior to joining CBRE, James spent the last 8 years working as an Owner’s Representative, where he was responsible for the delivery of tenant improvement projects ranging in size from 2,400 SF to 600,000 SF. Prior to that, James worked for Pepper Construction with overall responsibility of leading the ground-up construction effort of multiple retail centers and department stores. James’ background also includes a broad range of other project types including warehouse/distribution, medical office, site improvements as well as ground-up residential projects.