Senior Vice President, Office Leasing
A true professional in every sense of the word, Ryan Biery is responsible for the leasing of over 2 million square feet of Class “A” office space in the Kansas City Metropolitan area. He joined Copaken Brooks in 1998 and currently serves as Senior Vice President of Office Leasing. Ryan continually works with various Owner’s Representatives in refining and implementing proactive tenant retention programs along with short- and long-range leasing strategies for the portfolio.
Ryan has many years of experience in the office-leasing arena having grown up in a family owned commercial real estate business, as well as working for third party brokerage companies that included Highwoods Forsyth Brokerage in Raleigh, North Carolina and Colliers International (formerly Grubb & Ellis|The Winbury Group) in Kansas City. His knowledge and consultative approach to business have made him a strong asset to clients who seek professional representation.
Some of his recent transactions have included Data Systems International, Grant Thornton, BKD, MVP Law Firm and Jack Cooper Transport. He has made significant contributions to the office leasing department, including but not limited to, the successful negotiation of over 270 leases totaling more than 2.1 million square feet.
- Leadership Development Programs with Colorado and Hurricane Island Outward Bound Schools
- SIOR Active Office Designation Society of Industrial and Office Realtors®
- Northeastern State University, B.S. Business Administration