Mr. Allen is responsible for the overall management of the development company and its many projects throughout the US. He oversees, the assembling of the project teams, including architects, engineers, contractors and all ancillary consultants, as well as, all entitlements of the projects. He sets the budgets for the projects and is responsible for the delivery of those projects both on time and on budget.
Prior to joining CAI Development, Mr. Allen ran a western United States development company that developed and renovated over 2,000,000 square feet of commercial properties throughout the United States, including retail, office and industrial. He specializes in single tenant and large multi-phased developments. He has successfully negotiated leases with many of the fortune 500 tenants, including Hewlett Packard, Wells Fargo, Bank of America, AT&T, AutoZone and the federal Government.
He has successfully negotiated, over $200,000,000 million in construction and mezzanine debt with several of the country’s largest financial institutions.
Notable build to suits have included, the IRS regional headquarters in Fresno CA, Orgill world headquarters in Germantown TN, ITT campus in Clovis CA, Veriphone’s world headquarters in Rocklin CA, AutoZone throughout CA and NV, Raley’s grocery stores throughout Sacramento, Dollar Tree’s throughout CA and NV, AT&T call center in Mesa AZ He is a member of ICSC and Urban Land Institute.