Commercial Real Estate

Hines Expands with New Construction Managers

Phoenix, Ariz. – Hines, the international real estate firm, is expanding its Phoenix office with the hiring of two new construction managers, Brad Kanwischer and Andrew Snedeker.

Brad Kanwischer

In their roles as construction managers at Hines, Kanwischer and Snedeker will oversee conceptual budgeting, scheduling, due diligence, construction management, and consultant and contractor coordination.

“Brad and Andrew each bring more than a decade of extensive real estate experience, tremendous project management skills and deep industry relationships to their new roles at Hines,” said Chris Anderson, managing director and Arizona leader for Hines.

Andrew Snedeker

Kanwischer is overseeing construction for Hines’ office properties in Arizona and its first residential project, Asteria Highlands, a new gated neighborhood in North Scottsdale that will include 40 acres and 31 single-family lots. Kanwischer previously served as a senior project manager and team lead at JLL. He managed a team of project managers, architects, engineers, contractors, and vendors to successfully execute projects while adhering to on-time-on-budget key performance indicators. Kanwischer also served as a project manager with Whiting-Turner Contracting Co. where he managed turn-key construction projects from conception through closeout. He earned a bachelor’s degree in building construction management at Purdue University.

For Hines, Snedeker is overseeing construction at Renaissance Square in downtown Phoenix as part of Hines’ property management role at the twin buildings. He also will work on Hines’ upcoming self-storage projects in the Valley. Snedeker previously served as vice president of project and development services at Cushman & Wakefield. He managed national and local clients ensuring timely, consistent, and accurate flow of information. He also worked at American Realty Capital Properties. He earned a bachelor’s degree in construction management at Arizona State University.


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Hines Expands Strategic Phoenix Market Team

Brandon Dillingham

Brandon Dillingham

Hines announces the hire of four employees and the promotion of four employees who have decades of experience in development, property management and construction, building a robust and strategic Phoenix team.

“We’re cultivating a talented team to reflect Hines’ strong commitment and further investment in the Phoenix marketplace,” said Chris Anderson, Managing Director of Hines. “With the addition of new top market leaders and the promotion of experienced employees, Hines will expand its depth in Arizona projects.”

New Hires:

Brandon Dillingham serves as the Director of Arizona Development for Hines. Dillingham conducts analyses and executes acquisitions and development projects in the Southwest. He previously served as the Development Manager at Macerich. He brings experience in project management and on-time delivery of more than 2.6 million square feet of high-quality projects.

As Property Manager of Renaissance Square, Steve Hamel oversees the 1 million-square-foot twin tower in downtown Phoenix. He previously worked at Cole Real Estate as the Regional Property Manager. He brings 12 years of industry experience and previously oversaw a portfolio of 7 million square feet of retail and office space throughout the Southwest.

Scott King, who previously served as the President at BDT Construction, is Hines’ new Construction Manager. King oversees new ground-up structures, infill renovations and tenant improvements from conceptual estimating and design to project completion. King brings experience in project management and on-time delivery of more than 2.7 million square feet of profitable and high-quality construction projects.

Carol Kleinberg is General Property Manager at Renaissance Square and the Designated Broker for Hines GS Properties. Kleinberg manages a staff of 10 and collaborates with the City of Phoenix, Downtown Phoenix Partnership and GPEC to elevate Renaissance Square’s position. She previously served as the Director of Strategic Alliances at the Plaza Companies. Kleinberg has 25 years of experience in the Phoenix commercial real estate industry, specializing in the operation, management and rebranding of properties. During her career, she has managed more than 3.5 million square feet of office, medical office, retail and industrial properties and provided a key role in the development of 700,000 square feet of office and industrial properties.


Hines promoted Michelle Brown from Assistant Property Manager to Property Manager for 24th at Camelback I & II and Kierland One. She has seven years of experience in commercial real estate. Brown previously oversaw property management operations for 14 tenant improvement projects in a 24-month period, totaling more than 1 million square feet and $20 million.

Darwyn Harp now serves as the Designated Broker for Hines. He previously served as Hines’ General Property Manager & Facility Manager at US Airways and Property Manager at Papago Spectrum. Since joining Hines in 1996, Harp has contributed to the property management of more than 4 million square feet of commercial real estate. He has extensive experience in financial reporting, training and managing personnel as well as the leasing and construction management of occupied and unoccupied space.

Theresa Holder is now the Assistant Property Manager at 24th at Camelback I & II. She is an integral member of the Phoenix NAIOP Chapter and has been heavily involved in the local real estate community for many years.

Martin Ortiz is now an Assistant Engineering Manager at Renaissance Square. He previously served at 24th at Camelback I & II. Ortiz oversaw nearly 300,000 square feet of tenant improvement construction at Camelback II and was a key team member in helping the property achieve LEED EB Platinum certification. 

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