John has managed the research and GIS (Geographic Information Services) departments at Colliers’ Las Vegas office for more than two decades. During that time he has been collecting, analyzing and reporting on the commercial real estate market of Las Vegas, NV, building the research department at Colliers International's Las Vegas from the ground up, establishing a database of properties, availabilities and lease and sales comps with over 20,000 records covering the industrial, office, retail, land, multifamily, hospitality, medical office markets, as well as Southern Nevada's economy in general. He also writes for the Vegas CRE Insider blog. As his office's GIS manager, he produces local, regional and national maps.
In his spare time, John writes, designs and publishes games and does freelance work in the game industry and economic research.
John has made several appearances in local media discussing Southern Nevada's commercial real estate and served as a panelist at UNLV's Center for Business and Economic Research's Economic Outlook as an expert on commercial real estate in May 2012.
- Staff Member of the Year, 1996
- Employee of the Year, 1998
- Employee of the Year, 2003
- Named to Las Vegas Leadership Council, 2008
- Named to Colliers International Research Council, 2009
- Commitment to Excellence, 2010
- North America Researcher of the Year, 2016
John has lived in Las Vegas since 1977. He began working for Stuart Mixer & Associates in 1995 while still attending the University of Nevada Las Vegas. In 1996, he graduated from UNLV with a BA in liberal arts with a focus on history.