Executive Vice President
Robin Zellmer has been an active member of the commercial real estate industry since 1992 . She has significant international real estate experience, delivering strategic portfolio solutions in more than 120 markets globally. Since joining Colliers in 2008, she helped launch the Corporate Solutions division and is and a senior vice president with Colliers | Minneapolis-St. Paul. She currently sits on Colliers’ Tenant Advisory Council, which is comprised of occupier services market leaders throughout the US, as well as the national Life Science Practice Group.
As a trusted real estate advisor, Robin provides a uniquely strategic approach, focusing on establishing objectives to deliver optimal solutions. Her clients include occupiers from local Minnesota operators to Fortune 500 companies, such as Pentair, nVent, Cargill and General Mills. On behalf of her clients, Robin manages site selection, disposition and lease negotiation to align real estate strategies to company objectives.
She provides a uniquely strategic approach, focusing on establishing teams and processes to deliver the right solutions for her clients. Robin excels at taking the time to fully understand clients’ business goals and objectives and ensures that her clients receive the best level of quality and service. Robin makes it her practice to assist her clients before, during and after an assignment in order to provide them with the best possible results for their business needs. Her proactive approach, relationships, market knowledge, and superior negotiating skills and leverage enable her to provide comprehensive service to her clients.
Robin oversees global real estate accounts for organizations by providing the following services:
Robin has been able to achieve significant real estate savings by optimizing companies global portfolios to negotiate favorable lease terms while defining a process for forms and deliverables for lease renewals, mergers and acquisitions, and dispositions.
BA, Speech Communications, University of Minnesota
Memberships & Involvements
MNCAR, Minnesota Commercial Real Estate for Women (MNCREW),, CoreNet Global
General Mills, nVent, Olympia Tile & Stone, Pentair, Starkey Hearing, WSA Audiology, Nordson, Cargill
Minneapolis - St. Paul
Tyler Allen is Transaction Manager within the Corporate Services team at Colliers International | Minneapolis- St. Paul and he has significant international real estate experience, delivering strategic portfolio solutions in more than 120 markets globally.
Tyler specializes in providing real estate solutions for corporate clients and their international real estate portfolios.
His primary duties involve handling domestic and international transactions from project initiation through closeout. This involves coordinating with local resources and other stakeholders in the execution of lease negotiations for renewals, new site acquisitions and disposition of space through subleasing, early lease termination and sales. Tyler is also responsible for client reporting and management of portfolio databases.
Prior to being Transaction Manager, Tyler held a Senior Research Analyst position with Colliers International | Minneapolis- St. Paul. In this role, he authored research reports and white papers on the activity and trends of the local commercial real estate market. Prior to joining Colliers International, Tyler held a Market Research Analyst position with Cushman & Wakefield. Before this, he held positions in both commercial leasing and property management.