NAI Horizon elevates 8 brokerage professionals to rank of First Vice President, Vice President; promotes associate to Senior Associate  

Top row (left to right): Tom Bean, CCIM; Michael Gaida; Troy Giammarco; and Horth Hong. Bottom row (l to r) Mike Kumelski; Andrew Warner; Joe Pequeno; and Logan Crum.

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – NAI Horizon elevated eight brokerage professionals – including three who finished as a Top 10 Producer for 2020 – to First Vice President, Vice President and Senior Associate, titles befitting their contributions to the NAI team during a tumultuous year in the commercial real estate industry.

Promoted to First Vice President were Tom Bean, CCIM; Michael Gaida; Troy Giammarco; Horth Hong; Mike Kumelski; and Andrew Warner. Promoted to Vice President was Joe Pequeno. Promoted to Senior Associate was Logan Crum.

Warner (No. 6), Kumelski (No. 8) and Giammarco (No. 9) finished among the firm’s Top 10 Producers for 2020.

Bean, CCIM, has been with NAI Horizon for 13 years. His primary focus is office properties, representing both landlords and tenants. His focus is to proactively provide his clients with the highest level of professional service and satisfaction while meeting their objectives.

Hong has been with NAI for 12 years and is a member of the Retail Properties Group. Her expertise is in the leasing of neighborhood shopping centers, tenant representation, and repositioning properties through targeted marketing to identify tenants.

Warner has been with NAI for 7 years. He is a member of the Manufactured Housing Specialty Team along with his father, Russ Warner. Andrew Warner was 2020 Associate of the Year at NAI Horizon. He is a valued member of the team that has closed more than $85 million in mobile home park and RV park investment sales.

Gaida has been with NAI for 4 years. His primary area of focus is business brokerage. He has also helped clients with their retail and industrial leasing needs.  Businesses sold have been in the industrial, manufacturing, commercial development, restaurant, and services industries.

Kumelski has been with NAI for almost 3 years and is a member of the Retail Properties Group. He possesses more than 22 years of industry experience and specializes in retail leasing, development, tenant representation and sales. His current focus is on representation of regional and national tenants, as well as landlord representation for select clients.

Giammarco has been with NAI for 8 years. His expertise is in office tenant representation on a local, regional and national basis for international and national clients. He also works with landlords for institutional, national investor and private investment groups.

Pequeno has been with NAI for 2 years. His expertise is in office leasing. He and Giammarco are an office team at NAI Horizon.

Crum, who has been at NAI Horizon for 4 years, is a member of the Investment Services Group (ISG). He joined NAI in 2017 working as an intern in the Tucson office while he completed his education at the University of Arizona.

After graduating he moved to Phoenix and continued working with NAI Horizon’s research department until joining ISG in early 2018. The ISG team specializes in the sale of multi-tenant office and retail properties throughout the Phoenix MSA.

Over the past four years, Crum has established relationships with local and national clients that are active in the western markets. The ISG team also focuses on land sales, site selection, and office leasing.

“Being a Senior Associate at NAI Horizon means a higher status within the brokerage community, but also with my clients,” Crum said. “It allows all of my clients to view me as an experienced member of the brokerage community. They know that I understand market dynamics, how to negotiate deals, and most importantly – trust my opinion more.”