DEN Real Estate, a Division of Denver International Airport, includes a team of real estate professionals, supported by experts in urban planning, architecture, commercial development, engineering, and real estate marketing. Together, we are implementing a visionary master plan for 16,000 non-aviation acres at DEN into a series of commercial districts. We are providing leadership and support for developers and companies who are looking to thrive in one of the most desired metropolitan regions in the United States. Key consulting firms include the commercial real estate broker, CBRE, the architectural firms of Sasaki, BrightView Design Group, Shears Adkins Rockmore Architects (SAR), and Livable Cities, the engineering firms of Merrick, Stantec, and Matrix and the brand marketing firm Launch.
KEN COPE | SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, REAL ESTATE DEVELOPMENT
Ken manages real estate development activities at Denver International Airport and their integration with the DEN Real Estate strategic land use plan as well as overseeing all land lease activities such as rental cars, solar, farm, and oil & gas leasing. Ken has over 20 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry, having been responsible for the acquisition, asset management, and disposition of over $2 billion worth of properties during that time. His career includes working for REITs, private equity companies, and small entrepreneurial real estate firms throughout the United States. Ken holds a Bachelor of Science from Montana State University, and earned his MBA from Indiana University.
ELISE BRENNINKMEYER | DIRECTOR OF REAL ESTATE PROJECTS
Elise works on projects from planning through construction within the DEN real estate portfolio. She is a landscape architect with extensive experience in urban planning, community development and site design. She has worked with a breadth of disciplines and cohorts to bring projects to successful completion in both urban and rural settings. Elise values the power of the built landscape to encourage community cohesiveness and has demonstrated success balancing the needs of divergent user groups. Elise holds a master’s degree in landscape architecture and is a registered landscape architect in the state of Colorado.
STACEY NICHOLS | DIRECTOR OF COMERCIAL PROPERTIES
Stacey’s responsibilities include asset management and owner representation of the Westin DIA. She provides hospitality development expertise to DEN as well as works ib special projects in the Real Estate/Commercial Business space. Stacey has 30 years of extensive experience in Hospitality. She began her career at the Hyatt Regency DFW and served in multiple roles at several full-service Hyatt hotels around the country, where she gained expertise in airport, convention, resort, and business hotels. Prior to joining the airport, she was the General Manager of Hyatt Regency Cambridge Boston. Stacey holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Texas. She is also a member of the Hospitality Asset Managers Association.
NEIL MAXFIELD | PROGRAM MANAGER
Neil focuses on non-airline revenue growth through landside and real estate development, a new arena for most airports. Neil learned early on he wanted to be involved with aviation and earned a Bachelor of Science in Aviation Management from Daniel Webster College and an MBA in International Finance. During his more than 25 years of aviation-related experience, Neil has he piloted private aircraft, managed the ramp for airline and cargo carriers in the northeast U.S. and worked as an airport planner.
MARLA STICKLEY | PROJECT COORDINATOR
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