Meet the Team

Meet the Team

The HTFG is Vancouver’s only commercial real estate team focused on tech industry occupiers. Our team represents the culmination of over 70 years of combined vision, expertise and passion. This gives us the distinct advantage to support tech companies on their quest for work environments that enhance unique brand identities and cultures.

“Many can see, but few have true vision…the ability to see beyond blank walls and recognize untapped potential.”

 

Blair Quinn, Personal Real Estate Corporation

Executive Vice President
  • Top 10 CBRE Limited Producer, Vancouver, 1996 – 2016
  • Top 250 CBRE Limited Americas, 2009, 2010, 2012, 2016 Coldwell Circle
  • Winner of CBRE Limited Top Team Canada, 1999, 2000 and 2008
  • Over 25 million square feet of high tech representation (sales and leasing)
  • 1.95 million square feet of design builds for 21 clients
  • Renewal savings of more than $20,000,000 for more than 55 clients
  • Sold in excess of $1.8 billion of commercial real estate

​Awarded to the sales or leasing team that excels in business (market share and revenue) and exhibits initiative, creativity and a willingness to collaborate.​​

Kevin Nelson, Personal Real Estate Corporation

Senior Vice President
  • 24 years of commercial real estate experience, 14 years with The HTFG
  • Specializes in leasing renewals, design builds, sales, investment properties, as well as broad experience in multi-city, global assignments
  • 8x Top 10 CBRE Vancouver Producer
  • Outdoor enthusiast with his wife, two sons and friends
  • Westcoast lifestyle pursuits include mountain and road biking, skiing, swimming, running, hiking and boating

Awarded to the sales or leasing team that excels in business (market share and revenue) and exhibits initiative, creativity and a willingness to collaborate.​​

Alain Rivère

Senior Sales Associate
  • 4 years of  commercial real estate experience
  • Professional service, exceeding expectations and delivering creative results
  • Expert in advising startups and growing tech groups
  • Passion for most, passionate about surfing, kiteboarding, snowboarding, bullet proof coffee, constantly learning and anything near the beach.

Sophie Heywood

Senior Coordinator, Client Services
  • 4 years of  commercial real estate experience
  • Professional service, exceeding expectations and delivering creative results
  • Erin degree etc.

​Awarded to the sales or leasing team that excels in business (market share and revenue) and exhibits initiative, creativity and a willingness to collaborate.​​

Partnerships

Experience

2000+

Clients Represented

70+

Years of collective experience

2500+

Lease Transactions

25M+

Sq. Ft. Leased

$5B+

In Transaction Volume

114

Properties Sold

$1.18B+

In Sales Values

22

Built-to-Suit Assignments

Year In Review

Source: CBRE Limited. Includes transactions with cooperating Brokers.

101

Clients Represented

112

Assignments

1.2M

Sq. Ft. Sold/Leased

6

Sales

$67.3M

In Sales Volume

5

Renewals