redirect pin user minus plus fax mobile-phone office-phone data envelope globe outlook retail close line-arrow-down solid-triangle-down facebook globe2 google hamburger line-arrow-left solid-triangle-left linkedin play-btn line-arrow-right solid-triangle-right search twitter line-arrow-up solid-triangle-up calendar globe-americas globe-apac globe-emea external-link music picture paper pictures play gallery download rss-feed vcard

Ty Ritchie

Executive Vice President

Ty Ritchie

Executive Vice President
Advisory & Transaction | Occupier
Meet the Team
+1 720 5286410
+1 720 5286333

Denver Tech Center

8390 E. Crescent Parkway
Suite 300
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
+1 720 5286300
+1 720 5286333

Professional Experience

Ty Ritchie specializes in representing occupiers of commercial real estate. He analyzes his clients’ business, their current real estate portfolio and facilities, evaluates market conditions, and develops occupancy strategies and processes that align with the client’s corporate strategy. By engaging appropriate professional resources toward reaching clients business objectives, he is particularly skilled in identifying potential opportunities or challenges to ensure quality, consistency and client satisfaction.

Ty has 32 years of experience at CBRE in Denver, providing Occupier Advisory & Transaction Services. Within the past five years alone, he has successfully completed over 1,200 sales and lease transactions involving over 16 million square feet, resulting in over $1.7 billion in total consideration. His strong work ethic and dedication to client satisfaction have earned him multiple assignments from numerous companies, including many of CBRE’s national accounts.


Professional Affiliations/Accreditations

  • National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)
  • Member, University of Colorado Real Estate Council
  • Member, South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce


  • CBRE Top Producers in the Americas 2015, 2016
  • Awarded first annual “Man of Enterprise” Award from Women of Enterprise, Franklin L. Burns School of Real Estate and Construction Management, Daniels College of Business, University of Denver
  • 2013 Global Corporate Services Recognition Award - LMA Broker Collaboration Award - Ty Ritchie and Pat Lynch were among this year's professionals to be recognized for the 2013 Global Corporate Services awards. Both were awarded LMA Broker Collaboration Award for their outstanding work with our major corporate clients.
  • NAIOP Broker of the Year (2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2006, 1997)
  • 2000 Significant Transaction of the Year for the Denver Area, DMCAR
  • 1999 “Who’s Who” Commercial Real Estate, Denver, CO


  • University of Colorado at Boulder, Bachelor of Science, Environmental Design


Partial List of Clients (35,000 SF +)

  • Aptuit
  • Arrow Electronics
  • Adams 12 Five Star Schools
  • Alert Centre
  • Allstate
  • American President Line LTD
  • Aspen Labs
  • AT&T Corporation
  • Avaya Inc.
  • Boeing
  • Bristol West Insurance Group
  • CBeyond Communications
  • Centura Health
  • Cingular Wireless, LLC
  • Colorado Foundation for Medical Care 
  • Columbine JDS Systems, Inc.
  • Delta Petroleum Corporation
  • General Motors
  • GMAC Mortgage Corporation
  • Guaranty National Insurance
  • Level 3 Communications
  • Local Insight Media
  • MACTEC Inc.
  • Northrop Grumman Space and Missions Systems            
  • Professional Travel Corp.
  • Pult Mortgage
  • Regus Headquarters
  • Sunrise Medical
  • Health Grades
  • IBM
  • Jackson National Life
  • TeleTech
  • The Hartford
  • Tyco-Earthtech
  • Washington Group
  • Wild Oats
  • Zurich Insurance

Partial List of Clients (34,999 - 10,000 SF)

  • Auto-Owners Insurance
  • Avaltus
  • BI Corporated
  • Brannet, Hillyard LLC
  • Breakaway Group
  • CBeyond Telecommunications
  • Chrystler Corporation
  • DIRECTV Operations, Inc.
  • Fujitsu Consulting, Inc.
  • Horizon Bank
  • IKON
  • Jack Henry & Associates
  • Janssen Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • Jeppesen Sanderson, Inc.
  • Konica Minolta
  • Martin Design
  • Midtech
  • Moreton
  • Pepsi Cola North America
  • Phillips Petroleum
  • Prologis Trust
  • Provident Life & Accident
  • Rockwell International
  • Streaming Media Corporation
  • Talisman
  • Techtonic
  • Terracom
  • T-Rowe Price
  • UNUM
  • US Bank Piper Jaffray
  • Viacom Inc.

 Partial List of Clients (Less Than 10,000 SF)

  • Alliance Capital Management, LP
  • Cyber Science Corporation
  • Dickson Tire Company
  • Discount Tire Company
  • Dow Chemical
  • Fortune Brands
  • Great West Life
  • Healthcare Staffing
  • Mpower Corporation
  • Novus
  • Radstone Technology
  • RBC Mortgage
  • Roadway Express, Inc.
  • Saatchi & Saatchi North America
  • Sapphire Technologies

Partial List of Build To Suit Projects

  • Cambian Learning
  • Northrup Grumman Space & Missions Systems (2)
  • Pulte Mortgage
  • Teletch


Partial List of Portfolio Assignments

  • Adams 12 Five Star Schools
  • BI Corporated
  • Centura Health
  • Colorado Foundation for Medical Care
  • Corporate Express
  • Dish Network Services, LLC
  • Highline Academy
  • ICG Communications, Inc.
  • Level 3 Communications
  • NanoLife
  • Sanz
  • Short Elliot Hendrickson (SEH)
  • Storage Technology Corp.
  • Sunrise Medical
  • Teletech Teleservices, Inc.
  • Terracom
  • Western Integrated Networks
  • WIN First


Client Testimonials

  • “I have worked with, and will continue to work with, the commercial real estate account team led by  Ty Ritchie of CBRE Corporate Services.”

“During the time we have worked together, I have found the CBRE team to not only meet, but far exceed our expectations for service delivery. They have been responsive to our needs with accurate, professional and very complete reports and information.”

Scott Bilger
Phillips Petroleum Company

  • “We have engaged Ty Ritchie, of CBRE, and his team to assist us in evaluating the alternatives available to us in the office leasing marketplace for our headquarters on three occasions, in addition to several of our expansion needs. This has been over a period of 12 years and reflects both service provided at our request, as well as our independent follow-up between leasing needs. Ty provided excellent and comprehensive services.”

 Arja P. Adair, Jr.
President & Executive Director, Colorado Foundation for Medical Care

  • “I wanted to thank you for the excellent service that we received in connection with the site search for our Denver Regional and Denver Claims offices. This project has truly been a success for us and the local staff are very happy with their new home.”

“I was very impressed with the analysis and depth of information that you were able to provide with respect to all of our alternatives; your experience and market knowledge resulted in our being able to reduce our costs, while at the same time merging two offices together into a brand new facility with state of the art technological features.  You were the glue that held the pieces of this project together!”

Jennifer A. Anderson
Senior Leasing Director, The Hartford Companies

  • “This letter is to recognize the outstanding performance of Ty Ritchie of CBRE, for services rendered to TeleTech Holdings, Inc.”

“Ty successfully completed several major transactions each over 50,000 SF, throughout the United States.  Each of these transactions was completed in an extremely short period of time and with superior results.”

“Ty is one of the most professional real estate consultants I have worked with and he would receive my highest recommendation.”

Milt Burlingame
Senior Vice President, TeleTech Holdings, Inc.

Ty Ritchie

Executive Vice President
Advisory & Transaction | Occupier
Meet the Team
+1 720 5286410
+1 720 5286333

Denver Tech Center

8390 E. Crescent Parkway
Suite 300
Greenwood Village, CO 80111
+1 720 5286300
+1 720 5286333