NAI Partners Appoints Veteran Property Management Leader Cliff Parker Vice President of Operations, Property Services

Seasoned property manager brings experience overseeing commercial assets of all classes and sizes; joins company from CBRE

Houston, TX, February 2, 2022 – NAI Partners—the commercial real estate services business of Partners Real Estate Company—today announced that it has hired veteran property management leader Cliff Parker as Senior Vice President of Operations for its Property Services Division.

Mr. Parker will be responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the entirety of NAI Partners’ property management portfolio across Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. He will report directly to Branon Pesnell, who the company handpicked in November to lead its Property Services Division.

Mr. Parker has a wealth of experience managing commercial properties of all sizes and classes, and was most recently with CBRE, where he oversaw the management of 310,000-sq.-ft. 3009 Post Oak Boulevard.

“Cliff employs exemplary skills in adding value to his clients’ properties through collaboration with the property teams to establish rental rate parameters, execute marketing and tenant retention plans, control operating expenses, manage leasing and marketing programs, and implement value-add capital programs,” said Mr. Pesnell.

Added Mr. Pesnell, “Additionally, Cliff is truly ‘battle-tested,’ having led multiple major property management and business continuity efforts throughout his storied career, including continuing operations in Lower Manhattan following the 9/11 terrorist attacks; a major high-rise fire recovery and insurance claim, civil unrest during Occupy Wall Street; and multiple hurricane recovery projects. I am very excited to bring Cliff and his unmatched experience managing the full gamut of commercial property types into the fold as my top property services lieutenant.”

He has also worked for some of the biggest names in the commercial real estate business business, including Stream, where he oversaw a portfolio totaling 3.1 million sq. ft.; Hines, where he served as Senior Property Manager for 1.2 million-sq.-ft. 140 Broadway in New York City; and Tishman Speyer, where he property managed the iconic MetLife Building, comprised of 3.1 million sq. ft. of office and retail space in Midtown Manhattan.

NAI Partners’ Property Services Division is the 2nd-largest privately-held and independently-owned property services division among commercial real estate services firms headquartered in Houston.

Commercial building owners in Houston, Austin, or San Antonio interested in partnering with like-minded real estate professionals to increase the value of their investments and elevate their property management service delivery can contact Mr. Pesnell directly at (713) 985-4606 to learn more.

For more information, please contact Larry Koestler, Executive Vice President of Marketing & Operations, at 713.629.0500.