As Seen in the Colorado Real Estate Journal Dec 4 -Dec 17 2013

Cyndi Thomas was named director of asset management for Etkin Johnson Group, Colorado’s largest private owner of commercial real estate.

Thomas will lead Etkin Johnson’s asset management team, overseeing operations of the company’s 5 millionsquare- foot commercial real estate portfolio, including budgeting, financial analysis and reporting, contract negotiations and asset performance.

Cyndi Thomas - Director of Asset Management

Cyndi Thomas – Director of Asset Management

Previously, Thomas, who had been vice president at CenterSquare Investment Management, oversaw asset management for its Western region portfolio. She was responsible for all aspects of managing equity and debt investments, including the implementation of business plans, coordination with operating partners, leasing agents and other third-party resources, as well as execution of restructurings, workouts, and dispositions.

Prior to CenterSquare, Thomas worked for Buchanan Street Partners as vice president and ING Clarion as associate in both an acquisitions and asset management capacity for opportunistic, value-add and core real estate portfolios. She also worked at a subsidiary of AT&T, with a focus on corporate real estate.

Thomas holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in real estate and urban land economics from the University of Wisconsin Madison and a Master of Business Administration/ Master of Science in finance from the University of Colorado Denver.