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Dave Hewett

BOMA Fellow, Chairman of the Board for DavidWHewett, Inc., & management consultant







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   Dave Hewett CCMIM, CPM, RPA, CFM, FMA    
  Dave has spent the last 30 years helping leaders focus on their future and their strengths. His career has included time as a leader, manager, consultant, change agent, educator and mentor. Leading some of the largest outsourcing programs in the corporate real estate industry has allowed him a unique exposure to leadership and change management as well as the inner workings of corporate America. Clients have included institutional, corporate, municipal and private entities, such as Austin Energy, Microsoft, PMC-Sierra, Pitney Bowes, California Federal Savings, Pacific Gas & Electric, United States GSA, Comerica Bank and Southern California Edison.

Dave’s experience also includes both service on Boards and consulting to various Boards, including both not-for-profit institutions (local and national) and for profit companies. He is a past Chairman of BOMA International, the world’s largest office building professional association.

Dave speaks frequently at regional and national events on finance, market trends, leadership, and sustainability issues. He has been a founder of two organizations, iNPOINT Advisors and the non-profit Center for Corporate Sustainability. Prior to founding these organizations Dave was an Alliance Director for CB Richard Ellis (fka) Trammell Crow Co., Global Services.

His insight comes from 30 plus years of experience in real estate, consulting, and training. As a consultant, he focuses on leadership development and organizational structure. Hewett has worked in all aspects of the real estate and facilities industry. He’s managed operating and capital budgets in excess of $100 million annually and responsible for building operations, construction, corporate real estate, brokerage, development, and strategic planning services.

Samples of his work include:

Pacific Gas & Electric: Led the CB Richard Ellis team providing for creation of the strategic planning process and organization within the corporate real estate department of PG&E, Northern California’s primary utility. Dave had responsibility for a portfolio of over 7 million square feet of office and industrial space and an annual budget (capital and operating) exceeding $100 million.

Bank of America: A lead manager for a $250 million re-branding effort covering over 19,000 sites including high-rise buildings, branch banks and ATM locations. Led the first phase of the project, which covered 500+ real estate sites, 1,500+ ATM sites with completion in less than 90 days.

Comerica Bank: Had responsibility for an international portfolio of over 5.5 million square feet of office space, staff of 70 employees, and $100 million annual budget. Dave led all aspects of Comerica’s portfolio, including strategic planning, transactions, facilities and project management.

BOMA International: Chairman and Chief Elected Officer of this 20,000 member trade association. BOMA is the largest and oldest association representing the building industry. He also served a total of 6 years on the Executive committee leading efforts to grow industry best practices.

Other organizations have included
  • IFMA Foundation Board of Trustees

  • Open Standards Consortium for Real Estate (OSCRE) Executive Member

  • Chairman, Faith Bible Christian School, Hillsboro Oregon

  • Board of Directors, Real Estate Round Table

  • President, Portland Building Owners and Managers Association

  • President, Institute of Real Estate Management, Chapter #29

He has earned designations from the most prominent organizations in real estate:

  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)

  • Certified Property Manager (CPM)

  • Real Property Administrator (RPA)

  • Certified Facilities Manager (CFM)

  • Facilities Management Administrator (FMA)

  • Counselor of Real Estate (CRE)

He was the master of ceremonies at the 2009 Corporate Sustainability Summit, which was produced simultaneously to a live audience in Austin, TX and broadcast worldwide on the internet. From 2005 to 2007 Dave presented over 25 times at various meetings and seminars throughout North America. These included Seminars, Keynote presentations, and various speeches on behalf of the Building Owners and Managers Association International as it Chairman and Chief elected officer.

Dave regularly leads seminars and retreats on Leadership development and strategic planning for various Boards and schools throughout the country. Additionally Dave lectures and teaches Real Estate courses for various groups. He is a certified national course instructor for the Building Owners & Managers Institute International (BOMI).

Hewett resides in the Portland suburb of Hillsboro, Oregon and holds a BS in Business, Emphasis: Organization Development from the University of Colorado.