Manami Patterson joined the CBRE South Bay office in 2016. Manami was a sales assistant of Kenij Sakai at the Japan Desk, and as a part of the team, she specializes in Japanese companies seeking office & Industrial spaces, and properties to invest. Japan Desk is designed to offer strategic business solutions to Japanese companies throughout the United States. The Japan Desk focuses on providing commercial real estate brokerage and consulting services to these corporations. This niche business unit was established in 1998 and is a value-add that is not available at any other competing brokerage firm.
Prior to CBRE, Manami served as a leasing agent for residential real estate at a company located in South bay, and a sales / space planner for residence in Tokyo, Japan.
Manami graduated with a Bachelor of Art in sociology from Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto, where she majored in urban planning for historically valuable areas. While in the college, she studied abroad to expand her knowledge at Università di Napoli l'Orientale in Italy.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
- Real Estate Sales Person – State of California
- Ritsumeikan University, Japan, Bachelor of Art; Sociology, 2009
- Università di Napoli l'Orientale, Italy; 2007 - 2008