Team Members Southern Calilfornia
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Hamo Rostamian
 
Hamo Rostamian dir: (626) 243 - 5288
Chairman hamo.rostamian@sdacre.com
BRE Lic: 00868071  
With over 30 years of experience in the retail brokerage and advisory industry, Mr. Rostamian brings a unique set of skills to his position as President. In this capacity, he provides leadership and oversight for the Land Group, the Leasing Group and the Retail Investment Group which in combination provide a fully integrated platform of services to the shopping center industry. Prior to co-founding SDA, Mr. Rostamian served as First Vice-President at CB Richard Ellis, leading a team of professionals who provided a wide range of services to owners and developers of shopping centers. Mr. Rostamian continues to play a key role in facilitating successful store development programs for Target and JCPenney in several Counties throughout Southern California. This exclusive engagement has produced twelve new stores with more in the pipeline. Mr. Rostamian holds an MBA from Suffolk University with emphasis in Finance.
 
 
Ielen Sarkisian
 
Ielen Sarkisian dir: (626) 243 - 5290
President ielen.sarkisian@sdacre.com
BRE Lic: 01798055  
Mrs. Sarkisian has a proven track-record in her result-oriented leadership and execution. With over 17 years of combined experience in deal-making, store planning and design, she has been intimately involved in sourcing and tenanting of over four million square feet of retail space. In addition to providing leadership and oversight for all operating units within the platform, Mrs. Sarkisian directs the overall operation for the company. She continues to play a key role in facilitating successful store development programs for Target and JCPenney in several Counties throughout Southern California. Prior to co-founding SDA, she was at CB Richard Ellis and worked in partnership with Mr. Rostamian. She is a graduate of The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising with emphasis in Store Planning and Design.
 
 
Michael Pickell
 
Michael Pickell dir: (626) 538 - 3052
Vice President Retail Investment Group cel: (949) 500 - 8561
BRE Lic: 01271209 michael.pickell@sdacre.com
Mr. Pickell has over 30 years of combined experience in commercial real estate and restaurant development. His experience in opening new restaurants for brands such as TGI Friday’s and Dave & Buster’s brings a unique perspective to site selection and execution for new and existing retail properties. Mr. Pickell has also had firsthand experience in acquisition and management of multifamily properties which contributes greatly to his ability to effectively analyze and evaluate mixed-use development and acquisition opportunities. Geographically focused In Orange and San Diego Counties, he is highly active in the local communities and currently serves as the President of University Aquatics in Irvine as well as a coach and president for Irvine Youth Basketball a 501(c)(3). Mr. Pickell holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Hotel and Restaurant Administration from the College of Business and Finance at Washington State University.
 
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