Tina Bender is the Project Manager for the Consolidated Rent-A-Car (ConRAC) account in the Global Workplace Solutions Division of CBRE.
Tina joined CBRE in April of 2016 and assists the Alliance Director with operations and project development for the ConRAC account team, covering seven of eight on-airport Consolidated Rental Car Facilities. She comes to the CRC account team from Taylor and Hill, where she was an accomplished Project Manager contracted to the BP Texas City Chemicals Capital Projects Group.
Tina has a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Construction Technology from Eastern Michigan University. Tina started her career as an architectural draftsman for a commercial real estate management and development company in the Metropolitan Detroit area. During that time, she advanced into the role of handling facilities document control and convention coordination, primarily focusing on producing conventions for the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).
Tina continues to build upon many years of construction experience as a design-build and lump-sum estimator, project manager, and computer software and hardware coordinator. She draws her buoyant business acumen from eleven years as a Little Caesars franchisee responsible for accounting, human resources, computerized point-of-sale systems, in-store marketing, store maintenance and construction. Finally, Tina’s four years as a Capital & Major Maintenance Project Manager for Taylor & Hill round out a diverse and conversant background.
Tina is practical, detail-oriented, and skilled at adapting her intellectual capital to multiple job segments. Tina is focused on looking for opportunities for cost-savings and sustainability.