Ari has been involved in the real estate industry for nearly 20 years and has been a party to hundreds of transactions for a billion dollars of total consideration. Prior to founding ORION Investment Real Estate, Ari worked for 12 years for a national real estate firm, where he won numerous Awards for Achievements in Sales and Outstanding Service.
With experience in commercial property management, leasing, and investment sales, Ari is highly regarded throughout the commercial real estate community. He has been cited in countless print publications and has appeared as a panelist at numerous conferences.
Ari is also committed to his local chapter of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and serves on its Planning Action Committee where he has co-chaired several committees.
A native of New York City, Ari attended Tulane University in New Orleans, and has been a Scottsdale resident since 1995. Active within the local community, Ari has been involved with numerous non-profit children’s organizations and child mentor programs. He is also an active member of the Fiesta Bowl Committee and the Phoenix Men’s Art Council.
AZ DRE License# BR115272000
Sean began his commercial real estate career in 2003 and quickly became a top young agent at one of the country’s largest firms. Early in his career, Sean focused on the acquisition and disposition of suburban office buildings in the Phoenix Metro area. Because of his immediate impact in the office market, his professionalism and client focus, Sean was approached by Ari Spiro to join one of the top retail investment teams in the market. Sean’s diverse background, in multiple product types has helped him achieve recognition for both production and client satisfaction.
Sean is a graduate of Arizona State University with a degree in Business and Tourism. At Arizona State, he was an active member of Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity where he was the Philanthropic Event Coordinator. In 2000, he studied abroad in Bermuda as part of the University’s Interdisciplinary Studies curriculum.
While attending college, Sean was employed at the 950 room JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort & Spa in Phoenix. Among his responsibilities was to identify, interview, and staff the newly opened resort, which to date is the largest non-gaming resort of its kind to open in the Southwest. His experience in the Hospitality Industry has proven to be valuable training as he has become recognized by his client base for his diligence and consideration of his client’s investment goals.
In 2009, Sean became an Accredited Professional under the United States Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) program. He is committed to being on the forefront of sustainable building practices.
AZ DRE License# BR540802000
Jackie Allen is currently a Vice President and Associate Broker working in the Multifamily division of ORION Investment Real Estate. Jackie began her career in 1996 as a Senior Advisor for Sperry Van Ness where she consistently ranked among the top 10 agents in the Phoenix office.
Throughout her 15+ career she has specialized in apartment transactions under 200 units with an emphasis on non-institutional investors. Jackie also has ownership and extensive management experience in running and operating apartments. She enjoys working with local and out of state investors and is committed to providing a high level of performance, service and knowledge of the Phoenix and surrounding submarkets.
Jackie is a member of the National Association of Professional Women. She is also committed to her volunteer work through the Maricopa County Judicial System and the Catholic Diocese of Phoenix.
AZ DRE License# BR504955000
Linda Ayala is currently a Vice President at ORION Investment Real Estate multifamily division. Linda first got her feet wet in the multifamily/commercial industry by becoming an investor and representing herself on her own transactions, as well as buying, selling and managing her own properties. She now is working to helping buyers and sellers with their commercial properties.
During her time as an investor, Linda became an expert at renovating properties and turning them for substantial profit. Her experience, combined with her knowledge of the real estate market, can help owners analyze their pre-sale needs, as well as the current market conditions to determine the best value for their property. Linda also has plenty of experience on the buy-side, using market, property conditions, due diligence documentation and inspections to get the best purchase price for one’s property.
As you can see, by hiring Linda to sell your property, you are getting a knowledgeable Sales Professional who will ensure buyers and sellers get the best price for their properties. Linda offers complementary consultations and referrals for professionals that can help with estimates, inspections and quotes.
Linda is a graduate of San Francisco State University with a degree in Business Administration and Marketing. Prior to becoming a real estate professional, Linda worked in the marketing department for Synopsys, a software company based in Mountain View California. Linda moved to Phoenix to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a real estate investor. She is now dedicated full time to making her sellers/buyers successful.
AZ DRE License# SA555019000
Jason Campagna began his real estate career in Pennsylvania before moving to Arizona in 2003. Specializing in small to mid-size multifamily investment sales, Jason has successfully closed approximately 1,000 multifamily units totaling nearly $100 million in total consideration. Jason also has experience in numerous other property categories; he has closed everything from bulk single family home investment portfolios to office buildings, from retail and industrial centers to specialty use buildings, such as carwashes, churches and daycare.
Jason prides himself in offering this unique perspective to his clients in assessing and achieving their investment goals. By offering this insight on various investment vehicles, Jason has become highly regarded by his clients and fellow colleagues. Through his strong work ethic, straightforward approach and personalized attention, Jason has succeeded at every level in the industry; first as a top residential realtor, to the number one commercial agent in Arizona at RE/MAX and now as Vice President of Multifamily Investment Sales at ORION Investment Real Estate.
Born and raised in Pittsburgh, Jason is a passionate Steelers Fan and graduated from Slippery Rock University with a degree in Environmental Science and a minor in Business Administration.
AZ DRE License# SA543294000
ALAN DAVIDSON, CCIM
Alan R. Davidson, CCIM has worked in commercial real estate for 30 years, currently holding both a sales license in California and a broker's license in Arizona. He attended the University of Southern California School of Business - Management and California State University, Long Beach - Accounting.
Alan began his real estate career as Controller at Del Amo Fashion Center, a 3.5 million square foot mixed use retail and office project in Torrance California. He served on the Long Beach Housing Development Committee, guiding planning and implementation of affordable housing and SRO housing and was the City of Long Beach Representative on the California State University Golden Shore Headquarters Committee. He has worked with local boutique and national brokerage organizations including New American International and Chain Links member firms specializing in investment properties. A Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) Designee since 2008, Alan was elected to the Board of Directors and President of the Central Arizona CCIM Chapter.
He and his wife are actively involved at Mountain View Presbyterian Church as members of the Mountain View Sanctuary Choir. The choir has performed in Carnegie Hall in New York, Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris and St. Peter's Basilica in Rome. Alan has served as an Deacon and Elder of the Session and is currently a member of the Stewardship Committee.
AZ DRE License# BR537656000
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After many successful career ventures in the industries of health care and information technology, Joe made the transition to commercial real estate in 2003. His core focus in real estate is multifamily and land transactions. Joe takes pride in providing his investment customers with accurate information, more timely and higher quality service. Joe believes that his success is the inevitable result of sharp focus, hard work, and a full commitment to results.
Joe began his commercial real estate career at Sperry Van Ness. Since then, he has participated in a full scope of commercial transactions, including apartment, condominium, development, land, office, and retail transactions, ranging in price from less than $1M to greater than $100M. In January of 2014, Joe transferred to ORION, which provides a full range of investor and brokerage services. To date, Joe has completed more than $500 million in commercial real estate.
Prior to entering into commercial real estate, Joe’s career experiences were in the health care, pharma and technology. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in the pre-med program at the University of Notre Dame, and then he earned his Master’s degree in health and business administration at the Arizona State University. Upon completion of his graduate studies, Joe participated in an administrator residency with the Mayo Clinic Scottsdale. He did managed care research within the Lincoln Health System, and then moved into director-level management at NDCHealth, which focused in pharmaceutical market research.
AZ DRE License# SA549120000
Braxton Glass, a commercial real estate veteran for over 17 years, joined ORION after a successful tenure at a boutique brokerage firm at which he was a three time overall top producer.
With exposure to all aspects of the commercial real estate industry, Braxton has been focused exclusively on investment sales for the past decade. Over the course of his career, Braxton has completed several hundred million dollars in commercial investment transactions as lead broker. Braxton has completed transactions in the retail, industrial, office and medical office asset classes, with a particular focus on multi-tenant office and medical office.
Braxton is graduate of Arizona State University, with a BA in Political Science and currently resides in Scottsdale with his wife and son.
DRE License# SA106896000
Andrew spent the first years of his real estate career in managing and leasing properties for a family real estate company. In his four year stay, Andrew oversaw the leasing, management and disposition of approximately 280,000 square feet of commercial property. Andrew worked with local tenants as well as national tenants including Safeway, Walgreens, Kroger, and Family Dollar. During this time, Andrew had the opportunity to work and understand a variety of markets outside the Phoenix Metropolitan Area, including secondary markets like Tucson and tertiary markets like Payson, Arizona.
Andrew interned in 2004 with the Sperry Van Ness office of Phoenix, focusing on the marketing and sales of retail properties throughout the state of Arizona. In 2005, Mr. Harrison joined Patriot Commercial Properties, a boutique real estate company based in Phoenix. At Patriot Commercial Properties he focused on investment sales throughout Phoenix and Northern Arizona. In his 3 year with Patriot, Andrew had successfully closed 17 transactions for a total consideration of $28 Million Dollars.
In 2009, Andrew founded Harrison Commercial and successfully completed 9 distressed retail shopping center sale transactions. These complicated transactions including Reo's, short sales, and receivership sales. The financial institutions in these sales were BBVA Compass, Midland Loan Servicing, Wells Fargo Bank, Bank of Arizona, Pacific Western Bank, First Citizens Bank and Trust, and Levine Investments.
In 2013 Andrew joined ORION Investment Real Estate and was recently the Executive Spotlight for the Phoenix Business Journal.
Currently Andrew is a member of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and is a candidate for a Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation. Andrew received a bachelor’s degree in Public Administration and Urban Studies from San Diego State University. Born and raised in Coronado, California, Andrew has been a resident of Phoenix since 2002.
AZ DRE License# BR537656000
DENNIS HOTH, CCIM
Dennis Hoth join ORION from CB Richard Ellis|MEGA. He has a diverse set of skills, having provided developers a full continuum of services from site selection, planning, construction consulting, leasing and sales and providing land owners a wide variety of services such as land acquisition, disposition, entitlement services, development consulting, planning and construction feasibility. His 30 years of experience encompasses all aspects of brokerage and consulting services.
Prior to joining CB Richard Ellis|MEGA, Mr. Hoth was the president of a local real estate company that developed numerous office and retail properties and syndicated land, multi-family, retail, and office properties. He has worked with many national and regional accounts as a tenant and buyer representative, serving a variety of office, industrial and retail users.
Dennis holds a multi-state real estate broker license. He has been awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation that requires specialized knowledge of real estate investments. He has also been awarded two professional appraisal designations (SRPA, SRA) and has earned the Specialist in Real Estate Securities (SRS) designation from the Real Estate Securities & Syndication Institute. He has won numerous award and distinctions over the course of his career.
AZ DRE License# BR646735000
NICK MINER, CCIM
Nick Miner has been involved in $150 million in transactions over the course of his 15-year career. Nick began his career with CBRE|MEGA Corp. in Omaha, Nebraska before moving to the Phoenix office of Marcus & Millichap.
Nick offers his clients a diverse CRE background in sales, leasing and management. In the past several years, he has transitioned into a top investment sales broker with a heavy focus on multi-tenant retail properties.
Nick has served as President of the Central Arizona CCIM Chapter and has been elected on CCIM Institute Board of Directors and CCIM Tech Board of Directors.
AZ DRE License# BR530564000
Brent Pearlstein joined ORION to focus on office and retail investment sales. He specializes in the sale of single and multi-tenant commercial investment properties ranging from NNN leased to value-added assets. Brent provides his clients with investment brokerage services that include acquisitions, dispositions, market trends, financial underwriting and transaction management.
He began his commercial real estate career with Cushman & Wakefield where he specialized in office tenant representation services. He continued his career at Grubb & Ellis where he was responsible for sale and lease transactions on behalf of national, regional and local companies throughout the Phoenix metropolitan area.
Brent has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Arizona State University, W.P. Carey School of Business, and graduated with Summa Cum Laude Honors.
AZ DRE License# SA631573000
DEREK L. BUESCHER
Derek specializes in the sales of multi-tenant commercial investment properties. Derek began his commercial real estate career in 2009. Prior to joining Orion Investment Real Estate, Derek specialized in tenant representation of office and retail properties at LevRose Commercial Real Estate.
Derek also has experience as an owner/operator of a national retail franchise. With experiences as both a retailer and a landlord representative, Derek provides his clients a unique perspective and negotiating insight and abilities.
Born in Seattle, Washington and an Arizona resident since 1985, Derek graduated with a bachelor degree in business real estate from Arizona State University. Derek is a Navy Veteran and served on the USS Ashland out of Little Creek, VA.
AZ DRE License# SA635897000
Jamie Canute is currently an Associate at ORION Investment Real Estate, specializing in multifamily and multifamily land acquisition.
Jamie found a passion for real estate early on in his professional career. In 2006, he obtained his Real Estate License and, although it was intended for personal education, it became his source of income while in college.
Jamie attended the University of Arizona where he studied architecture. In 2008, Jamie completed his degree in Architectural Drafting. Post completion of his degree, Jamie found the landscape for architects had drastically changed due to the shift in the economy. He, in turn, found a new profession in finance. This new career as a personal financial planner led him to work for one of the nation's largest financial service providers. During this time, Jamie obtained his Series 6 and 63 Securities license, which he still maintains today for personal use.
Jamie made the move back into Real Estate in early 2013 where his background in both architecture and financial planning assisted him in his transition, and the skill set he brought with him proved to be a complimenting asset. His finance skills allowed him to flourish in assisting clients in finding the best investment to fit their individual criteria, while his architectural background allowed him to walk those clients through the physical aspects of Real Estate.
AZ DRE License# SA580623000
Zack Mishkin is currently an Associate specializing in multifamily and multifamily land acquisitions at ORION Investment Real Estate. He is in his 10th year of assisting clients with real estate transactions.
As the son of an international real estate developer, Zack was “born” into real estate. During his youth, Zack soaked up knowledge from his father and from the other four and still active real estate brokers in his family.
Zack obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies through a Liberal Arts education from Westmont College, CA. Zack’s first position out of college was working as a Junior sales associate on some of Phoenix’s most prestigious new home and condo communities. Notable communities include, Fairway Lodge, Two Biltmore Estates at the Arizona Biltmore Golf Course and The W Hotel Condominiums in Scottsdale.
Zack transitioned from residential sales to investment based commercial real estate transactions in 2012. With his understanding of the development process, the combination of his communicative and linguistic abilities, his experience selling upper echelon priced product and his attentive and detail oriented approach to the commercial real estate process, Zack is poised to help you with your Real Estate needs, whatever they may be.
AZ DRE License# SA566430000
Chris specializes in multifamily real estate and is responsible for apartment and multifamily land sales in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
Chris recently moved to Scottsdale, Arizona to pursue his investment sales career. Prior to joining ORION, Chris owned, operated, and sold a property services contracting company in New Jersey. Chris also worked for one of the largest automotive companies where he honed his marketing and sales skills. With his diverse experiences in marketing and entrepreneurship, Chris has developed the unique skill set of operations, customer service, and marketing --- all of which have proven to be assets to ORION's Multifamily clients. His work ethic and abilities in communicating with clients on a daily basis, problem solving, negotiating and maintaining customer relations has been invaluable to the ORION Multifamily team.
Chris is a licensed agent with the Arizona Department of Real Estate and holds a BA from Thomas Edison State College. He was part of the Honors Program and a member of the Dean’s List, while playing Division I Baseball.
AZ DRE License# SA652439000
Jared recently joined ORION to specialize in the sales of retail and shopping center properties in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
In addition to a long and well-established sales career, most recently with University of Phoenix, a wholly owned subsidiary of the publicly traded Apollo Group, Jared is very involved within the local community. He is particularly involved in children’s charities and is a two-time recipient of the Presidential Volunteer Service Award. Jared has coached Pop Warner Football for the past 7 years and currently owns and operates Arizona Youth Passing League.
Born in San Francisco, but raised in the Valley of the Sun, Jared is a licensed agent with the Arizona Department of Real Estate and graduated the University of Phoenix with a Finance Degree.
AZ DRE License# SA651804000
Aimee is an integral part of and manages the ORION marketing team. She brings her attention to detail in graphic design, in both print and internet media, and achieves marketing objectives. These skills, combined with her knowledge of the commercial real estate industry have produced superb marketing materials for ORION's agents.
Prior to joining ORION, Aimee enjoyed a five year career assisting one of the top multifamily Agent's at Marcus & Millichap in Phoenix. A key contributor to the Agent’s success, responsibilities included proposal production, marketing material distribution, and escrow transactions.
Aimee lives in Scottsdale with her husband. She is a licensed real estate salesperson and has a Bachelor of Science (BS) in Communications with a Minor in Business from Arizona State University.
AZ DRE License# SA632668000
Kayla works as an office administrator and assistant to the marketing manager at ORION Investment Real Estate. She updates the firm’s listings, as well as gathers property-related information so that our team has access to the most current and accurate database possible to better serve our clients. Additionally, Kayla researches recent commercial deals to expand our agents outreach, provides detailed property write-ups and reports, and assists with any marketing overflow.
Kayla currently resides in North Phoenix with her husband. She is a licensed real estate salesperson and currently working towards a degree in Marketing/Advertising. She plans to further grow and expand her knowledge of the commercial real estate industry through her position at ORION.
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