Thomas Brophy named research director for Colliers International in Arizona

Veteran research professional plans cutting-edge, multi-media data program

Phoenix, January 2, 2019 – Thomas M. Brophy was named research director for Colliers International in Arizona. The veteran research professional will develop innovative programs that will involve more efficiency, productivity and multi-media platforms for the company’s research operations.

“Tom brings an exciting level of expertise and energy to our team,” said Bob Mulhern, senior managing director of Colliers in Arizona. “His creative outlook on the future of data synthesis will significantly enhance our client service in unique ways in the commercial real estate industry.”

As research director, Brophy will manage a research department that is entrusted with all market data activities for Colliers in Arizona. He will be responsible for overall market and economic reporting, as well as customized efforts on behalf of individual agents and their clients.

“Colliers’ commitment to cutting-edge service provides me the opportunity to formulate programs that will increase efficiency and productivity,” said Brophy. “I look forward to integrating innovative approaches to data streaming and improving how the organization synthesizes and scales its research data.”

Brophy brings more than 15 years of real estate experience to his position at Colliers. Most recently he served as director of research for ABI Multifamily. Throughout his professional career, he has served as a principal of EPU Investments and as a partner in Neighborhood Ventures. Each of these investment firms focused on real estate ventures and market assessments.

Brophy possesses extensive experience in data collection, reporting and evaluation of market events. He also has demonstrated expertise in corporate communications, such as investor relations, offering materials and public speaking. Brophy has been a frequent presenter at commercial real estate events and is viewed as an industry research expert.

Thomas Brophy Research Director Colliers Inernational in Arizona

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Colliers is led by an experienced leadership team with significant equity ownership and a proven record of delivering more than 20% annualized returns for shareholders, over more than 20 years.

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Colliers International in Arizona has served clients locally and globally for more than 35 years.