PICOR Connect | Trends in Commercial Real Estate

Tom Knox: A model of integrity and humility

Posted on Tue, Sep 29, 2015

Tom Knox retires from Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR, after twenty years of service, on September 30, 2015. An integral member of the office division and a principal/ shareholder, Tom's quality of thought and contributions made an indelible mark on our culture. Much of C&W | PICOR's success can be directly attributed to Tom's leadership, and his contributions will always be valued and remembered. His tireless work, commitment, and dedication are worthy of admiration.

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Topics: Tucson, Commercial real estate, Community, Office

Governor Ducey appoints Hammond to represent Pima County on State Transportation Board

Posted on Tue, Apr 14, 2015

PHOENIX - Governor Doug Ducey has appointed Michael S. Hammond to the State Transportation Board, representing the Pima County region in the planning and development of Arizona’s transportation network.


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Topics: Tucson, Economy, Economic development, Community, Transportation, Phoenix, Leadership

Tipping our (cowboy) hats: In memory of Peter Douglas, SIOR

Posted on Tue, Feb 10, 2015

On December 25, 2014, Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR lost the most colorful block from our metaphorical quilt. Peter Douglas was a founding Principal whose cowboy nature guided a career of client and community impact. He was a founder of Greater Tucson Leadership and was inducted into the YMCA Hall of Fame in which he served on the Board for several years, and as Chairman. He was a dynamic force and presence in our firm and the loss is great.

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Topics: Tucson, Industrial, Commercial real estate, Community

Counting our Blessings, the PICOR Way

Posted on Tue, Nov 25, 2014

With many blessings to count, this year and always, we continue a tradition started last Thanksgiving, asking our Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR team members to join us in a moment of gratitude and reflection. In this short slide show, we share with you personal perspectives and photographs from heartfelt to humorous.

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Topics: Tucson, Commercial real estate, Community

PICOR Pancakes Benefit Disadvantaged Youth Programs

Posted on Tue, Sep 23, 2014

On October 12, 2014 Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR will mix, pour, flip and serve as many pancakes as you can eat. The proceeds of this annual fund raising event go directly back into our community. Our goal is to distribute funds collected from generous clients, colleagues, vendors and community friends to those Tucson-area charities benefiting disadvantaged youth where a modest grant will make a significant difference. Often, these are programs and organizations which may receive less public support than their counterparts.

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Topics: Tucson, Community

Mission Strong: Supporting our Southern Arizona military assets

Posted on Thu, Apr 03, 2014

Beyond a shadow of a doubt, national defense is an integral and critical component of Tucson's economy. Recent research and a campaign to support and preserve our military presence has emerged as "Mission Strong." Here are some excerpts from the Mission Strong website:

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Topics: Tucson, Economic development, Community

Leadership Matters! Celebrate 2013's high fliers and community leadership

Posted on Tue, Mar 04, 2014

Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR is proud to announce its 2013 award recipients and division leaders in the Tucson commercial real estate marketplace. Below the shiny graphic, you'll also find a list of community and charitable leadership roles our team members held. Tucson community involvement remains a cornerstone of our mission and culture.

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Topics: Tucson, Commercial real estate, Community, Property management, Leadership

Tucson's 5 Ts - Mayor Rothschild promotes his plan at State of the City

Posted on Sat, Mar 01, 2014

In his recent appeal to the Tucson Metro Chamber audience and in forums at Tucson CREW and CCIM, Mayor Jonathan Rothschild rallied the business community around the region’s stated Five Ts or five strengths: Technology, Trade, Transportation, Tourism and Teaching. 

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Topics: Tucson, Sonora Mexico, Economic development, Community

Our Man of the Year

Posted on Tue, Feb 18, 2014

Last week, Cushman & Wakefield | PICOR's founder, Mike Hammond, with 29 years at the helm, was honored by Greater Tucson Leadership as Tucson's Man of the Year.

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Topics: Tucson, Community, Leadership

Ever grateful for our team. Read what they are thankful for.

Posted on Wed, Nov 27, 2013

So many things to love about Thanksgiving. We love the time of reflection, and many of our team members contributed their sentiments and family photos to share what they are thankful for. Take a peek at this short slide show, and accept Thanksgiving blessings from our family to yours.

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Topics: Tucson, Commercial real estate, Community, Leadership