As Real Estate Manager, BJ Van Aken is responsible for the oversight and management of a portfolio of Class “A” office and industrial projects totaling over 500,000 square feet. He oversees all aspects of property management including employee development, tenant services, operations and maintenance, client relations and reporting, contract negotiation, financial management, project management and supervision of engineering personnel. BJ provides leadership to a staff that is responsible for the execution of his clients short and long term investment goals.
BJ joined CBRE in March 2013 and has over five years of commercial real estate management and leasing experience in office, retail and industrial projects throughout San Diego County. Prior to joining CBRE, BJ held the position of Regional Property Manager at Capital Growth Properties where he managed a portfolio of office, retail and industrial projects with over 150 tenants and 13 buildings.
- Completed Real Property Administration (RPA) designation through BOMA
- Member at Large, Board of Directors – BOMA San Diego 2013
- “You’re the Greatest Award” – BOMA San Diego 2011, 2012