Member Highlight – Dean Willmore

Name: Dean Willmore, SIOR
Title: Executive Vice President
Company: CBRE
# years in the industry: 42

Where are you originally from and how long have you lived in Las Vegas.  I was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona.  I have lived in Las Vegas since 1988.

What has NAIOP provided you that has helped you grow professionally or personally?  NAIOP gave me a great platform to share my knowledge of Commercial Real Estate with our Members. NAIOP allowed me to participate as a Bus Tour Guide early on, which was invaluable to me.

What has been your favorite experience or story that happened at NAIOP event? I met my wife on the very first NAIOP Bus Tour. She was on my bus and I couldn’t take my eyes off her.

Who have you met at a NAIOP event that has influenced you or that you have become close friends with? I have met so many great people thru NAIOP, but Lee Phelps stands out as one of the first people I met. We became good friends and he was a very positive influence.

What do you want your legacy to be in the Southern Nevada community? That I was a good Husband, Father and Friend.