As a member of Colliers International's Occupier Services Group, Dylan specializes in representing corporate office user’s best interest as it relates to their office real estate needs, workplace strategy and business goals. His team advises office tenants through every step of the site selection process including; space planning, local government incentive packages, lease negotiations and population, housing and transportation studies. Once a lease is signed they stay in regular contact with thier clients to make sure they can act decisively and confidently in the current market should their business goals change. While the office needs of Dylan's clients stretch across the metroplex, he has particular expertise in Dallas' urban core office market.
Prior to joining Colliers, Dylan worked at a boutique full service real estate firm where he was responsible for business development and office leasing across the DFW Metroplex. This included leasing the seventh largest office building in Dallas, 1700 Pacific, located in the heart of Downtown. In this role, working with different andlords, Dylan gained a better understanding of how landlords view different leases, what is most important to landlords in a lease transaction based on their plan for each building and what items need to be the most heavily scrutinized in a lease document from the perspective of the tenant among other things.
Advised on over 400,000 square feet of total lease transactions for his clients.
Representative Lease Transactions:
FDIC - 163,000 SF
Nokia - 100,000 SF Disposition
Firstsource Mortgage - 50,000 SF
Dylan attended the University of Kansas where he majored in history and minored in business.
Memberships & Involvements
The Real Estate Council
North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
"Dylan and his team learned how we operated, how we used our space and even factored in our client's needs... We are thrilled to be operating n our new space and grateful for all of Dylan's assitance and patience in the process."
Kam Naidoo - NAIDOO LAW
"Dylan's professionalism and commitment to his client's needs surely set him apart and Colliers apart. We would reccomend Dylan and his Colliers team as they are a tremendous asset in navigating the search for office space."
Rachel Wilson - IT'S JUST LUNCH
"Dylan and his team were able to find us multiple sites that fit our needs in a short time frame and prepared us for what we could expect in each step of the process. Thier market knowledge was very insighful, and our outcome was a great space on a lease that allowed us to focus on our companies growth and not worry about our overhead."
Claudine Zachara - THINK WHY/VANCO
Executive Vice President
Billy specializes in consulting and representing corporate clients in all aspects of managing their real estate. He is responsible for managing client relationships, developing new business, and executing on transactions for his team.
He has a special talent for client consultation to assess needs and determine appropriate resources to act on those needs. He has worked on various assignments including: site selection, portfolio transaction management, one-off tenant representation projects, build-to-suits, and investment sales.
He began his career in commercial real estate in 2001 as a business development manager at Mohr Partners Inc. In 2003, he became a senior associate at Cawley International. A year later, he joined the corporate services advisory team as a senior associate at the Trammell Crow Company. In 2006, Trammell Crow Company merged with CBRE and he continued his tenure there as a senior associate. Prior to joining Colliers International in June 2011, he was an associate vice president at Grubb & Ellis Company.
Executive Vice President
Travis Ewert is an Executive Vice President with Colliers International Dallas specializing in office tenant representation, location analysis, transaction advisory and management, workplace strategy and transaction negotiation.
Travis was born and raised in East Dallas and educated at First Baptist Academy in Downtown Dallas, where he observed firsthand the majority of its development in the mid-1980’s. Although he represents clients all over the DFW Metroplex, Travis has a specific affinity toward the Uptown and Downtown CBD submarkets where he is considered a well-rounded submarket expert, ambassador and thought leader.
Travis began his commercial real estate career with PM Realty Group (PMRG) Dallas where he successfully grew their agency leasing platform and market presence in the Uptown, Central Expressway and Downtown Central Business District submarkets. It was there that he accumulated a deep understanding of how landlords think, operate and negotiate which he utilizes to the benefit of his clients. Prior to his career in commercial real estate, Travis worked with Accenture and KPMG LLP for nearly a decade where he gained extensive project management and consulting expertise. It is from his diverse background that Travis is able to offer his clients a unique and valuable vantage point, leading them to make the most strategic, intelligent and informed decisions possible pertaining to all aspects of real estate operations.
Will Haynes, II is a Managing Director in the Dallas-Fort Worth office of Colliers International in its Office Occupier Services Group. Will also leads the North Texas Education Services Practice Group.
Will focuses on advising clients on all aspects of their real estate needs with a primary concentration on Educational and Corporate organizations.
He has gained considerable knowledge, experience, and expertise in the education real estate market by performing multiple sales and lease transactions for K-12 and post-secondary institutions.
Will’s various assignments include consulting and strategic planning, lease negotiations; portfolio management; acquisition, and disposition of real estate.
Prior to joining Colliers International in 2016, Will was a Vice President at Emmitt Smith Realty Partners in Dallas. He began his career in the banking industry and transitioned to real estate in 2009, where he specialized in acquisitions and dispositions of multi-family properties in Dallas-Fort Worth.
Will is a graduate of Manhattan College in New York, where he played NCAA Men’s Division I Basketball in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC).
Executive Vice President
Mary is an executive vice president in the Occupier Services Group for Colliers International in Dallas, Texas where she specializes in office tenant representation and has leased several million square feet.
During her 30-year career, she has represented local, regional, national and international companies in all aspects of their real estate needs. She has a unique ability to listen to her clients and execute their strategies while focusing on building long-lasting relationships and repeat business.