Professional Profiles

DAVID J. ZIMMER, SIOR, FRICS

President, Principal

David J. Zimmer, SIOR, FRICS, is Newmark Grubb Zimmer’s president and principal. His primary duties include industrial and commercial real estate brokerage of properties owned by third party clients. Mr. Zimmer began his professional career with The Vantage Companies in Dallas, Texas in 1979.  He returned to Kansas City in 1983 and joined Zimmer Real Estate Services, now affiliated with Newmark Grubb Knight Frank.
 
PARTIAL CLIENT LIST:
  • Bayer Corporation
  • DHL/Exel Logistics
  • Grantham University
  • Hallmark Cards
  • Michelin Tire
  • Russell Stover Chocolates, LLC
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS:
  • CEO of the Year, ONCOR International, 2005
  • Commercial Realtor of the Year, Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors (KCRAR), 1995
  • Realtor/Salesperson of the Year, KCRAR, 1992
PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS:
  • Member, Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR)
  • Trustee, SIOR Educational Foundation, 2001 – present
  • International SIOR president, 2011 – 2012
  • President, SIOR Educational Foundation, 2007
  • President, SIOR Western Missouri-Kansas Chapter, 1998
  • Member, Kansas City Regional Association of Realtors (KCRAR)
  • President, KCRAR, 1994
  • Fellow, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (FRICS)
  • Licensed Missouri and Kansas real estate broker
PERSONAL AFFILIATIONS:
  • Supervisor, North Kansas City Levee District, 2014 – present
  • Executive committee, Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts, 1999 – 2008
Mr. Zimmer earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Texas Christian University.

 

DAVID J. ZIMMER, SIOR, FRICS
President, Principal
Kansas City
 
Newmark Grubb Zimmer
1220 Washington Street
Suite 300
Kansas City, MO 64105
dzimmer@ngzimmer.com
T 816.474.2000
D 816.512.1001
M 816.223.4555
F 816.421.6666
Independently owned and operated
 
Areas of Specialization
  • Tenant Representation
  • Owner Representation
  • National/International Representation
Years of Experience
37 years