Team

Van Power, President/Managing Partner

4851 LBJ Freeway, 10th Floor
Dallas, TX 75244

214-256-7156 (office)
214-850-0858 (mobile)
vpower@robertlynn.com

Specialties: Negotiating, Site Selection, Corporate Services

Scope of Service Experience

Van Power is President, Managing Partner of NAI Global’s Site Selection Services Worldwide, and is President, Managing Partner of NAI Robert Lynn’s Corporate Services Division in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas metroplex. Recently, he was named as one of NAI Global’s Corporate Services Council Elite Group. He specializes in representing corporate tenants in site selection, labor analytics, acquisition and disposition of corporate call centers/service centers, industrial and office properties worldwide. During his career, Power and his team have completed site selection assignments on over 9 million square feet of call center, Corporate Headquarter space.

Van combines comprehensive office, industrial labor, incentive and build-to-suit market knowledge with integrity, resourcefulness, tenacity, and 33 years of negotiation experience to represent the best interests of his corporate and business clients. He was honored as one of The Dallas Business Journal’s Commercial Real Estate “HEAVY HITTERS” every year from 1991-2004. NAI Global named Van to the NAI Global Elite, a group comprised of the organization’s top performers and top producers. Power qualified as a Top Performer at the Elite level, based on production in 2009 and qualified as Silver Elite in 2010 and 2011. He was also designated a "Power Broker" in March of 2011, February 2012, February 2015, March 2017 and March 2018. His transaction experience includes representation of tenants, both large and small, in assignments ranging from negotiating headquarters, office, industrial, office-flex, call centers and build-to-suit leases to major corporate relocations. He has unique expertise in finding and evaluating labor, demographic evaluation, site selection and negotiation of municipal, county, state and/or provincial incentives.

Background & Experience

Prior to his real estate career, Van was Co-Founder and President of Arledge/Power Real Estate Group, where, for 14 years he represented corporate clients throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Costa Rica, the Caribbean, Latin America, the United Kingdom and South Africa. Arledge/Power was recognized by the Dallas Business Journal as winner of its “2001 PACESETTERS AWARD,” given to the #1 Fastest Growing Company in the Dallas Metroplex for 2000-2001. Arledge/Power was also honored as a recipient of the 2001 “Dallas 100” Award, recognizing the fastest growing companies in Dallas.

Prior to his real estate career, Power was the International Executive Director of the National Cheerleaders Association (NCA) and accrued 14 years of executive management experience in national and international facility planning. Among his accomplishments, Power negotiated facilities for more than 400 local, national and international sporting events. As Executive Director, he was responsible for over 500 employees operating in 48 states and 12 countries including 350 locations worldwide.

Education

Van Power was an honor graduate, and has a B.A. in Political Science and English,from the University of Mississippi and attended law school at Ole Miss. While attending Ole Miss., Power, while a collegiate athlete, was named to the Who’s Who among Students in American Colleges and Universities. In 1983, he was selected as an Outstanding Young Man in America.

Professional Associations & Designations

Mr. Power’s honors and professional affiliations include selection to the prestigious Society of Office and Industrial Realtors (SIOR) and was named to its Education Committee; Dallas’ Real Estate Managers Forum; NTCAR Board of Directors (2005, 2006, & 2007); Executive in the Delta Wildlife Association; Sigma Chi Alumni Association; University of Mississippi Alumni Association; the Dallas Safari Club; Safari Club International; The Dallas Ecological Society; recipient of the Golden Eagle Award from the National Rifle Association (NRA); member of the Dallas Gun Club; a Territorial Marshall for the State of Oklahoma; and a Captain of Industry for the State of Mississippi. He and his wife Barby have a son, Colt, who attended and played lacrosse for the “fighting Irish” of Notre Dame. They are also members of St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church.

Transaction History

  • AAA 
  • ADC Telecommunications 
  • ADP 
  • Aegis Global 
  • Allegiance Telecom 
  • Alorica 
  • AmeriCredit 
  • Business Interiors 
  • Capital One Financial Corp. 
  • Coca Cola 
  • Corp of Engineers 
  • Drive Time 
  • Empereon 
  • etalk 
  • Frito Lay 
  • GC Services 
  • General Motors Financial 
  • General Services Administration (GSA) 
  • GSI Commerce 
  • IPacesetters
  • McKinsey & Co.
  • National Semiconductor 
  • Nordia 
  • Omnipoint Communications 
  • Pepsi Cola 
  • Siemens-Rolm 
  • Sprint 
  • Startek 
  • Stream 
  • Stream Energy 
  • Sutherland Global Services
  • West 
  • White Rock Networks
  • Xerox

David Schrock, Executive Senior Director

4851 LBJ Freeway, 10th Floor
Dallas, TX 75244

214-256-7105 (office)
214-632-6556 (mobile)
dschrock@naicontactcenters.com

Scope of Service Experience

David Schrock is Executive Director with NAI Global’s Site Selection/Call Centers Services practice. With over thirty years of real estate experience, David’s primary focus the past twenty years has been working with corporate headquarter companies, as well as call/contact centers, shared services and back office firms within the business processing, outsourcing and telecommunication industries. He has worked projects nationally as well as internationally, providing portfolio strategies, in-depth research/ market analysis, site selection, demographic/labor analytics and lease/incentive negotiations.

Throughout his career, David has been directly involved in negotiating acquisition contracts, performing property due diligence, working with city, county and state governments, and managing projects from purchase to close using third-party and in-house construction managers, architectural and engineering managers, legal counsel and staff. He has worked extensively throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, the United Kingdom and the Caribbean, resulting in over four million square feet of closed transactions.

Background & Experience

David has extensive experience analyzing commercial real estate markets, performing site selection and due diligence, project management and negotiations. He began his career in commercial real estate with Rosewood Property Company as a Market Analyst, responsible for office market studies throughout the United States.

Prior to NAI Robert Lynn, David was a site consultant with Royal Seal Development, a national build-to-suit developer based in Dallas, Texas, where he was responsible for locating sites for national tenants throughout Texas, Colorado, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Ohio and Michigan.

David was Vice President of Site Selection and Research for Arledge/Power Real Estate Group Inc., an international tenant representation firm that specialized in the call center/contact services industry and build-to-suits. He was responsible for creating and updating information regarding site selection and research; demographic and labor studies; financial analysis and ongoing project management services.

Education

David earned an MBA in Finance from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas, and a BS degree in Business Administration and Systems Analysis from Taylor University in Upland, Indiana.

Fred Meyer, SIOR, Vice President & Director of Corporate Services - NAI Mertz

NAI Mertz
21 Roland Avenue
Mt. Laurel NJ 08054

+1 856.234.9600 Ext. 216 (office)
+1 698.410.9223 (mobile)
fred.meyer@naimertz.com

Fred Meyer was born in Kingston, Pennsylvania. He grew up in New York City attending college preparatory school at Horace Mann School in Riverdale, New York and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Rochester. After graduation, Fred performed postgraduate research in Psychology, Biology, and Chemistry.

Fred joined NAI Mertz Corporation in July, 1985 and was named President of NAI Mertz Corporation of Pennsylvania in 1994. Mertz Corporation of Pennsylvania serviced the Northeastern Pennsylvania markets of Wilkes-Barre, Scranton, Hazleton, Williamsport and Stroudsburg and is the NAI affiliate for that territory.

From October, 1999 until June, 2002 Fred was senior vice-president of GMH Capital Partners. He was instrumental in establishing the joint venture between GE Capital Real Estate and GMH Associates. He helped create the framework/structure of the company, hiring staff, and implementing the different processes, which resulted in over 200 transactions with the different GE Capital Companies during 2001 – 2002. Fred was responsible for managing the real estate for GE Supply, Penske and TIP.

In 2002, Mr. Meyer created the CRESTAR Alliance a national alliance of real estate professional providers, whose services are delivered through the application of Six Sigma and Business Process Management philosophies and methodologies that occur during the life cycle of a real estate event.

In 2005 Fred re-joined NAI Mertz Corporation as the Director of Corporate Services directing multi-state searches / portfolio analysis for national companies such as GXS, Empire Today, MasTec, Matheson Tri-Gas, McKinsey Consulting and others. Fred also heads up the distressed debt / work-out department and has worked with numerous banks and special servicers.

During his career in commercial/industrial real estate, Fred has developed strong skills in all aspects of office and industrial sales and leasing transactions. He has been retained by various owners of multitenant complexes and has successfully represented them bringing occupancy levels to 100%, even during the depressed real estate era of the late 1980’s and early 1990’s and again 2009-2011 for national clients such as First industrial and US Steel. Fred has been successful by combining his communication and people skills with creativity and a thorough analytical view which has resulted in numerous transactions, many with repeat customers. Fred’s tenant representation skills have led to exclusive tenant representation assignments for multi-locational/state searches for national clients.

Fred has won numerous national real estate awards for his leadership, sales skills and sales, in 2011 he was inducted into the NAI Hall of Fame. Fred has been a featured speaker and presenter at numerous national meetings, conventions and trade shows. Additionally, Fred is a Black Belt in Six Sigma and is a national instructor in Six Sigma focusing on its application to corporate real estate.

Awards:

  • 2013, Top initiator of broker-to-broker business for September 2013 within NAI Global
  • 2010 Inducted into the NAI Hall of Fame
  • 2006,2007,2008,2009,2010,2011 NAI Global Elite Top Producer
  • 1996 -1999 New America Network - All Star as Top Producer - Industrial Div
  • 1995 - Awarded Designation of SIOR (Society of Office and Industrial Realtors)
  • 1994 - Named President of Mertz Corporation of Pennsylvania
  • 1994 - New America Network - All Star as Top Producer - Industrial Division
  • 1993 - Listed in Major Industrial Lease Transactions - Commercial Realty Review
  • 1993 - Co-Chairman New America Network Northeast Investment Council
  • 1993 - Top Ten Industrial Broker, Tri-State Real Estate Journal
  • 1992 - New America Network National Award - Industrial Council
  • 1992 - Listed in Major Industrial Lease Transactions - Commercial Realty Review
  • 1990 - New America Network Council Leadership Award
  • 1990 to 1992 - Chairman New America Network Industrial Council
  • 1987 - New America Network Northeast Region Associate of the Year

Jean-Marc LeBlanc, Managing Partner - NAI Terramont Commercial

200-615, boul. René-Lévesque Ouest
Montréal, Quebec H3B 1P5 Canada

514-409-6080 (office)
jmleblanc@naiterramont.ca

Specialties: Tenant representation - Office and Industrial Leasing

Scope of Service Experience

Jean-Marc LeBlanc is a senior partner at NAI Terramont Commercial in Montreal, Quebec. With over 30 years’ experience in the industry Jean-Marc provides an unparalleled service in complex office and industrial leasing negotiations. His long standing experience, high level consulting, attention to detail and proven success in the real estate market affords him the necessary knowledge to guide his clients to financially beneficial transactions. Jean-Marc excels at developing, nurturing and maintaining strong relationships and works diligently to surpass his client’s expectations. He is an outcome-driven, self-motivated organized producer. Jean-Marc works tirelessly in an effort to bring vision to life, creating solutions, and believes strongly in leading by example.

Background & Experience

  • Since 2018 | Senior Partner – NAI Terramont Commercial
  • 1998-2018 | Co-Founder – Terramont Real Estate Services Inc.
  • 1992-1998 | Affiliate Broker – Colliers International (Québec)
  • 1989-1992 | President – JML Real Estate Consultants

Education

  • Real Estate Brokerage – Université du Québec á Montréal (UQAM)
  • Real Estate Investment Program – Laval University
  • B.A. Economics – Concordia University

Professional Associations & Designations

  • Member – Metropolitain Montreal Board of Trade
  • Member and Shareholder – MAA Sporting Club
  • Member - Canadian Chamber of Commerce

Partial Client List

  • Activision
  • Averna
  • Zodiac Aerospace
  • Air Canada
  • Bombardier
  • CHUM Ltd.
  • Logibec
  • Nestlé
  • Windsor Salt
  • Telemedia
  • Telus
  • Ubisoft
  • EMC2
  • Adecco
  • Transport Canada
  • Unisys
  • Global Prime Office
  • University of Montreal
  • Teletech
  • CRRC
  • Montreal School Board (CSDM)
  • McGill University
  • Federal Government of Canada (Transport Canada)
  • Nexsan
  • Onepoint
  • Mobi 724
  • Ormuco
  • Grenier Gagnon Law Office
  • AudioZ Productions

Douglas McCullough, CCIM - NAI Chase Commercial Realty, Inc.

Post Office Box 18153
Huntsville, Alabama 35804-8153

256-319-3516 (office)
256-783-4158 (mobile)
dmc@chasecommercial.com

Background & Experience

Doug attended the University of Alabama 1969 through 1972 studying Business Management and Marketing. He graduated from Athens State University in May 2001 with a Bachelor’s degree in Management of Technology.

In mid-1999 he joined Chase Commercial Real Estate Services. At that time he brought over twenty two years of experience with property leasing, disposition and management of commercial real estate. He celebrated his fortieth year in August 2017.

Throughout his career, he’s been responsible for tenant and landlord representation, office, industrial and retail leasing, brokerage and investment sales and property management.

In April 2019, Doug was granted the designation of being a CCIM Designee.

Education

  • University of Alabama – Tuscaloosa; Business Management & Marketing
  • Athens State University – Athens, BB – Management of Technology


Professional Associations & Designations

  • CCIM (Ap 2019)
  • NAI Leadership Board (since 2013)
  • NALCOM – North Alabama Commercial – 2016 President


Transaction History

  • High Point Climbing - MidCity Development, Huntsville
  • 154,000+- Call Center - fully leased Spring of 2019 - USACE


Strategic Clients

  • Agilent Technologies
  • All American Semiconductor
  • American Express
  • Centillium Communications
  • Charles Schwab Investments
  • Classrooms Direct
  • Cornerstone Solutions
  • Correctional Medical Services
  • Edward Jones Investments
  • Foster Wheeler Corporation
  • Hewlett-Packard
  • Household Beneficial Finance
  • IBM
  • JACO Electronics
  • KAYA & Assoc.
  • KMC Telecom
  • Lanier Worldwide
  • Mantech
  • Northrop Grumman
  • RedHat
  • Rockwell Collins
  • SONA International
  • Source Medical
  • Strayer University
  • Tecelote Research
  • USRA
  • United States Army Corp of Engineers
  • Wells Fargo Home Mortgage

Colt Power, Vice President

1200 Summit Avenue, Suite 800 
Fort WorthTX 76102

817-872-3905 (office)
817-301-3063 (mobile)
cpower@robertlynn.com

Specialties: Office 

Scope of Service Experience

Colt is the Suburban Tarrant County office and medical office broker based out of the NAI Robert Lynn Fort Worth office, specializing in providing full spectrum Tenant Representation and Owner Representation services. Additionally, as Partner for the Fort Worth Office Division Colt personally oversees and advises each of the division's team members personally.

In order to deliver solutions for his clients in other markets, he actively partners with agents at other NAI offices throughout Texas and the country. Colt also works with NAI Global’s Site Selection/Call Center Services Team on representing corporate tenants on site selection, acquisition and disposition of corporate call centers/contact centers, service centers, industrial and office properties throughout North America.

Background & Experience

Colt has worked to provide valuable services for his clients on 200+ transactions, valued at $90+ million, and totaling 1,000,000+ square feet. In 2017, Colt earned both CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) and SIOR (Society of Office and Industrial Realtors) professional designations. In addition, Colt has been regularly quoted as an industry expert in both national and local publications, including SIOR Report, Texas Real Estate Business and the Fort Worth Business Press. He has also been invited to speak to local professional groups as an expert panelist and serves on committees for the Greater Fort Worth Real Estate Council and North Texas CCIM Chapter.

Education

Colt graduated from the Episcopal School of Dallas then went on to receive a bachelor's degree in Management Consulting from the Mendoza College of Business at the University of Notre Dame. While at Notre Dame he was a four year member of their NCAA Division I Men's Lacrosse team, awarded Big East Conference All-Academic Team Honors and Dean's List recognition. Prior to joining NAI Robert Lynn, Colt worked as a corporate facility management intern with GM Financial/AmeriCredit in Fort Worth, Texas.

Professional Associations & Designations

Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM), Greater Fort Worth Real Estate Council

Transaction History

  • American Paint Horse Association - 60,000 SF, Multiple Transactions
  • MasTec – 50 ,000+ SF, Multiple Transactions
  • Skywalker Properties - 72,518 SF Investment Purchase
  • Tarleton State University - 37,500 SF Lease
  • iGLO LED - 21,265 SF User Purchase
  • Progressive Waste - 20,504 SF Sublease
  • LifeGift Organ Donation - 14,000 Build-To-Suit
  • Allergy and Asthma Clinic of Fort Worth - 5,651 SF Renewal
  • Medical Reviewers of Texas, LLC - 25,000+ SF, Multiple Transactions
  • Therapeutic Family Life – 20,000+ SF, Multiple Transactions
  • D & S Engineering - 18,514 SF Lease
 

Strategic Clients

  • LifeGift Organ Donation
  • American Paint Horse Association
  • Therapeutic Family Life
  • Compass Realty, LP
  • Medical Reviewers of Texas, LLC

Nick Lee, Executive Vice President/Principal

4851 LBJ Freeway, 10th Floor
Dallas, TX 75244

214-256-7121 (office)
214-927-0487 (mobile)
nlee@robertlynn.com

Scope of Service Experience

Nick Lee, SIOR, CCIM is an Executive Vice President and a Principal in the Dallas office of NAI Robert Lynn. Mr. Lee and his team specialize in tenant representation, serving numerous local, national, and international companies. He advises clients on lease relocations, renewals, site selection, building purchases, dispositions (including subleases), build-to-suits, design builds and sale/leasebacks. In addition, Mr. Lee and his team have extensive knowledge in securing advantageous financial concession packages including economic incentives from city and state municipalities.

Background & Experience

  • Closed 600+ transactions from 2008-2018
  • Closed more transactions in the North Dallas Submarket than any other real estate broker, per CoStar - 2015 - 2018
  • Closed the largest worldwide multi-market transaction (GEICO - $81 million) within the NAI Organization (5,000+ real estate professionals) – 2015
  • CCIM Designation - This designation is held by only 6% of commercial real estate professionals
  • SIOR Designation - This designation is held by only 3% of commercial real estate professionals
  • Award – CoStar Power Broker, multiple years
  • Award – DCEO Power Broker, multiple years
  • DCEO Largest Deals List, multiple years


Education

  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Stephen F. Austin State University
  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) – CI 101, 102, 103, and 104
  • Society of Industrial & Office Realtors


Strategic Clients

  • GEICO, Fortune 500
  • HCA Healthcare, Fortune 500
  • Lowe’s Home Improvement, Fortune 500
  • John Hancock, Fortune 500
  • United Surgical Partners, 335+ locations
  • Elliott Electric Supply, 150+ locations
  • Master-Halco, 60+ locations
  • Lumin Health, 35+ locations
  • McKinstry, 22 locations
  • Hiossen, 11+ locations
  • Bioworld, 8+ locations
  • Varidesk, sold in over 130 countries
  • JM Bullion, Fastest growing company in DFW - Dallas Business Journal – 2015
  • Appspace, Innovative technology company
  • Cufflinks.com, Largest distributer of cufflinks in the world

Michael Riekert, Executive Vice President | Director of Brokerage & Corporate Services

Schillerstrasse 20
Frankfurt am Main, Hessen 60313 Germany

+49 69 970 50 50 (office)
Michael.Riekert@nai-apollo.de

Specialties: Office 

Responsibilities

  • Negotiation Specialist
  • Analytics
  • Negotiation & Financial Analysis
  • Corporate Services Contact for German Tenants

Experience

  • Closed over 800,000 RSF of real estate transactions
  • 2017 Consultant Global Corporate Service NAI Apollo Group
  • 2015 Independent real estate broker Exklusiv Konzept NRW in sales and letting of commercial real estate and high class assets in North-Rhine Westfalia
  • 2013 independent real estate broker and Head of Sales for F&K Montenegro Real Estate

Leigh Ann Rutherford - Marketing Coordinator

4851 LBJ Freeway, 10th Floor
Dallas, TX 75244

214-256-7157 (office)
lrutherford@robertlynn.com

Specialties:  Administration, Research, Advertising, Mapping / Demographics

Scope of Service Experience

Leigh Ann Rutherford is the Marketing Coordinator for NAI Robert Lynn. She is dedicated to ensuring the Tenant Representation process runs smoothly for the broker and the client. Leigh Ann creates and reviews all representation presentations ensuring they are specific to the clients needs. She works with all of NAI Robert Lynn’s divisions, including Office, Industrial, Retail, Property Management, Investment, and Corporate Services. She is also responsible for generating financial analysis and comparisons which allows clients to ensure they are getting the best deal possible. Since NAI Robert Lynn’s affiliation with NAI Global in 2006, Leigh Ann has acted as their NAI Business Coordinator and facilitates the needs between NAI Global and NAI Robert Lynn. We believe Leigh Ann’s position is unique within the industry and gives NAI Robert Lynn clients a distinctive advantage. She is a quick learner and a dependable co-worker. Her main focus is tenant satisfaction. Leigh Ann works closely with each agent as he utilizes his excellent market knowledge to obtain the best possible deal for our clients. This winning effort has resulted in increased satisfaction and enhanced success in finding the best possible results for all NAI Robert Lynn clients.

Background & Experience

Before joining NAI Robert Lynn in 2004, Leigh Ann spent 3 years employed at JPMorganChase Bank as a Deposit Services Representative handling client account adjustments and reconciliations. Prior to that, Leigh Ann spent 4 years working as an assistant to the Vice President of Public Affairs at GTE, now Verizon.

Education

Bachelor of Business Administration, Management University of Texas at Arlington, 2002

Professional Associations & Designations

Member of the NAI Global Marketing Council Member of the NAI Global Marketing Council's Leadership Committee