Blyncc (Pronounced "Blink") develops and licenses mobile technology products focused towards the commercial real estate profession, unleashing important real estate information, analysis and communication directly to your iPhone and iPad devices. With over 50 years of experience behind them in commercial real estate and technology, they pride themselves on producing products that help the profession grow with the changing market, while keeping at the forefront of technology.
Todd A. Kuhlmann
Todd A. Kuhlmann, CCIM MRICSPrincipal & Director of Product Development
Todd Kuhlmann, CCIM, MRICS, is co-founder of Blyncc, LLC. Todd is an Instructor for the CCIM Intro, CI-101 Financial Analysis and CI-102 Market Analysis courses, and an active owner and investor of commercial Real Estate. He travels the country presenting web and mobile solutions for commercial real estate technology, marketing, GIS demographic analysis and financial analysis.Professional Background:
Prior to Blyncc, Todd served as the Vice President of CCIM Technologies, Inc. and Director of CCIMREDEX, specializing in commercial real estate property information exchange and marketing, as well as demographic and GIS technology.
In 1995,Todd founded KC Capital, a nationwide mortgage banker specializing in financing commercial and multifamily properties. For 14 years, Todd led KC Capital in closing several hundred million dollars in commercial real estate transactions.
He began his real estate career in 1990 as an agent selling and constructing multifamily properties. Todd co-founded an international real estate brokerage firm called Realty Global Network, Inc., representing international buyers in the acquisition of commercial real estate.CCIM and Professional Affiliation Experience:
Dedicated to CCIM and its Chapters, Todd served as the Central Texas CCIM President in 2003. Todd currently serves on the Board of Directors of the CCIM Institute. He is a 2005 graduate of the Jay W. Levine Leadership Development Academy.Personal Background/Interests:
Todd’s primary interest outside of real estate is his family, which includes his wife, Lori and two children, Kayla and Blake. Together they enjoy many outdoor activities including traveling, camping, hiking and fishing.
Henry T. Kirk
Henry T. KirkPrincipal & Director of Engineering
Henry T. Kirk is co-founder of Blyncc, LLC. Henry is a iPhone and iPad developer and has been working exclusively with the iOS platform since March 2008 when Apple released the first iOS SDK. Henry leads the Blyncc iOS development team with 19 years of software development experience that encompasses a broad range of platforms and languages.Professional Background:
Prior to Blyncc, Henry founded Appluenza, LLC in 2009, a iPhone and iPad development company.
In 2008 Henry expanded his hobby of investment real estate. Since then he has completed nearly 300 hours of commercial real estate courses offered by ICSC, Appraisal Institute and other organizations.
In 2002, Henry founded a e-commerce company that supplied Apple computers, electronics and other multi-media related products to video professionals all over the world. Henry was one of the first to develop custom software to manage thousands of eBay auctions with ease, making the company the top seller in the eBay video category for 5 years in a row.Professional Affiliation Experience:
A active member of the CCIM New York Metro chapter, he currently serves as the Chapter Secretary and Technology Chairman. Henry is also a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).Personal Background/Interests:
Henry's primary interest outside of technology and real estate is his family, which includes his wife, Rachel and two children, Ethan and Jonah.
Michael S. Blair
Michael S. BlairFounder & CEO, Centristic, Inc.
Michael is the Founder & Chairman of Centristic, Inc. Michael is a expert on cloud based computing technologies and travels the country speaking and consulting on the topic. Previously, Michael served as an IT Consultant specializing in vanguard deployments of Microsoft Windows Server and networking technologies. These clients included Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, Citicorp, First Boston, and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Michael founded Centristic, Inc. in 1997. Michael's technical and business experience has enabled Centristic to define and implement a unique mission and achieve year-after-year growth.
Eddie Blanton, CCIM
Eddie Blanton, CCIMPrincipal, Tradd Commercial Real Estate Network & International Note Exchange
Eddie Blanton, CCIM, is a founding principal member of the Tradd Commercial Real Estate Network and International Note Exchange, LLC. His office is located in Charlotte, NC. Blanton began his commercial real estate career back in 1996. While initially operating as a leasing agent and property manager, he has since specialized in the areas of retail investment brokerage. He holds real estate broker licenses in both North and South Carolina. In 2001, he was awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation. He has served on the North Carolina CCIM Chapter's Board of Directors since 2004 and was the Chapter's 2010 President. He currently serves with the CCIM Institute as a 2011 Regional Vice-President, sits as a Member of the Board of Directors and is the Member Service's Committee Vice-Chair. Additionally, Blanton is a member of the CCIM J.W. Levine Leadership Development Class with an anticipated graduation in October 2011. He is also an instructor for CCIM candidates, where he teaches the Portfolio of Qualifying Experience writing class. In addition, he recently began teaching the CCIM Excel Financial Calculator Class. Blanton is also very active in his local community, where he is involved in the Park Sharon Athletic Association, Room-In-The-Inn and Victory Junction Gang. His family and he attend Sharon Presbyterian Church. Eddie resides in the South Park area of Charlotte with his wife Kristin and their son Zachary.
Todd Clarke, CCIM
Todd Clarke, CCIMPresident, Cantera Consultants & Advisors Inc.
Cantera Consultants & Advisors Inc. offers consulting, development, market studies, focus groups, property tax protests, and expert witness services for clients on an international level. Recent assignments include downtown revitalization efforts in Oakland, Albuquerque, and Tampa, as well as master plans for vacant land parcels in Albuquerque, Tempe, and Tulsa. Assignments vary from affordable housing to luxury housing, from mixed use lifestyle centers to single resident occupancy apartments, from office towers to highest and best use analysis for old high schools, all with a focus on how to best add value for the client. Todd has won several marketing awards from the NM and San Diego CCIM chapters as well as Commercial Broker of the year in 1996. Todd is the instructor for the CCIM Institute course "Technology and Social Networking Tools for Today's Real Estate Professional". In addition to being a CCIM instructor, Todd is a former CCIM ambassador to Eastern Europe, has served or chaired various committees for the CCIM Institute, including former chair of the Education Committee and Technology committees. He is a past president of the New Mexico CCIM Chapter and the founding president of the New Mexico Commercial Association of REALTORS®.
Dustin Gellman, CCIM
Dustin Gellman, CCIMCEO, Greenpoint Partners, Inc.
Mr. Gellman brings 14 years of management consulting, renewable energy, and real estate experience to GreenPoint Partners – and has spent his career at the intersection of commercial properties and technology. His services and strategies have guided over 50,000 real estate professionals to deliver superior client service to property owners and tenants. Additionally, he has advised clean-tech companies to deploy global assets. Prior to GreenPoint, Dustin worked at Deloitte Consulting, where he focused on large-scale renewable energy projects (solar, wind, and energy efficiency). Dustin began his career in commercial real estate in 1996, by brokering commercial properties. He then founded Catylist, a real estate marketing and research company – and grew the company to over 50,000 subscribers across the U.S. He also served as the CCIM Institute’s Chief Information Architect, where he developed and implemented initiatives to help a global network of 20,000 professionals develop, operate, and market commercial real estate.
Richard E. Juge
Richard E. Juge, CCIM, CIPS, SIOR2010 CCIM Institute President & President, RE/MAX Commercial Brokers, Inc.
Richard Juge is the broker/owner of an all-commercial real estate firm in New Orleans, Louisiana, RE/MAX Commercial Brokers, Inc. His real estate specialization is primarily in Office/Industrial Leasing & Sales, and Investment Sales. He also handles Industrial and Development Transactions. Richard served as the 2010 CCIM Institute President – the nation’s leading commercial real trade association. He sits on the Board of Directors of the CCIM Institute and is also a Senior Instructor for CI-Intro (Introduction to Commercial Real Estate), CI-103 (User Decisions) courses, and Senior Instructor in CI-104 (Investor Analysis). Recently he has been honored with international teaching assignments in Warsaw, Poland; Shanghai, China; Mexico City, Mexico and twice taught in Moscow, Russia for both Real Estate and Private Firms. Richard has served in leadership positions in the LA Association of Realtors, the LA CCIM Chapter, and the New Orleans Metro Association of Realtors. He is also an active technologist and helped develop the LA Commercial Database, the Site To Do Business, and the CCIM REDEX data exchange.
Karl Landreneau, CCIM
Karl Landreneau, CCIMDirector, NAI Latter & Blum, Inc.
A graduate of the University of Southwestern Louisiana, Landreneau has been an active player in matters affecting commercial real estate in Louisiana for 12 years. He is presently Director of Commercial Sales and Leasing for NAI Latter & Blum in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He is Past President of Commercial Investment Division (CID) of East Baton Rouge Parish, Landreneau was also the 2006 Chair of the Commercial Business & Industry Team for the Louisiana Realtors Association, 2007 President of the Louisiana CCIM Chapter, 07 Region IV first Vice-president, 06 graduate of the Jay Levine Leadership Academy where he was awarded the Susan B Groeneveld award, 09 Presidential Liaison and will begin a second three year term on CCIM's National Board of Directors. He is also a trainer for STDB and has become an instructor for the CCIM Institute.He was also selected as the 2010/2011 Education/Technolgy Presidential Liaison. Landreneau is recognized across the state for his role in helping to create the first database of Louisiana commercial properties (LACDB) for use by commercial Realtors.
Miriam Campos Root
CCIM, PE, LEED AP
Miriam Campos Root, CCIM, PE, LEED APVice President, NAI Las Vegas, Inc.
Miriam Campos Root, CCIM is vice president of NAI Las Vegas Commercial Real Estate, a national full service real estate brokerage company in Las Vegas, Nevada. She is able to offer clients assistance in site selection, land acquisition, and development, and offers extensive knowledge in investment evaluation, sales and leasing. Within the last two years, Miriam has been turning her attention to sustainable building practice (Green Building) as a means for her clients to gain greater value from their buildings and increase their return of investment. Ms. Campos-Root is the past president of the Southern Nevada Chapter of Certified Commercial Investment Members (CCIM). Ms. Campos-Root is a 2008 Jay W. Levine Leadership Development Academy graduate. Ms. Campos-Root is currently a 2009-2011 CCIM National Board of Director. And CCIM Member Services Chair for 2010/2011. In March of 2008, Ms. Campos-Root became the first female real estate agent in Nevada to receive the LEED AP designation, and is currently the co-chair for the NAIOP Southern NV Chapter Sustainable Development Committee for 2009. Miriam Campos-Root has been in Commercial Real Estate Industry since 2000. Prior to joining NAI Las Vegas and she conducted her brokerage experience with Prudential CRES Commercial. She began her real estate career with Coldwell Banker Commercial, and then gained her development expertise with Saxa Inc. (formally Shea Commercial) leading experts in commercial office condos. Miriam has successfully closed both sale and lease transactions valued over $100,000,000 million in value as a result of her diligence and attention to strong customer service to both clients and customers. In that period of time, she has engaged and successfully closed on over 750,000 SF of office condominiums, multi-tenant office, high profile class ‘A’ office space, and mixed used developments.
Philip GanoeAccount Executive
Philip Ganoe brings over 18 years of customer relations and sales management experience to Blyncc, with seven years in technical sales and ten years in real estate financing. During that time he has excelled as one of the top sales representatives at his respective companies and always focuses on the highest level of service and knowledge of his industry and products.Professional History:
Being a lifelong learner has afforded Philip with vast knowledge in his professional career. During his ten years in Real Estate financing, most spent in the commercial field, he successfully reached out to both small and large investors. He not only stayed on top of the ever-changing lending parameters, but creatively worked lending packages to suit both the lender and the investor. In all, Philip has been key in helping scores of clients obtain solid real estate financing to fit their needs.
Seven years in the technical sales industry led Philip to become a Regional Sales Manager in the semiconductor industry, where he broke open companies like Motorola, Hitachi and Hyundai. This experience steered Philip into a personal interest in technology so that he stays on top of current trends, and enjoys dabbling in web design in his free time.Industry Achievements:
Gold Leaf Award – for combination of high loan production and exceptional customer service ratings.
CCIM Central Texas Chapter Sponsorship Committee – Board Co-chair
Holly Buchanan, CCIM
Holly Buchanan, CCIMAccount Executive
Holly Buchanan brings over ten years of customer relations and sales management experience to Blyncc along with vast commercial real estate experience. Specializing in office and retail leasing, site selection, land development and investment sales. Being a Nashvillian, Holly has a vast knowledge of the local market. Holly is a CCIM designee and active in the Middle Tennessee CCIM Chapter.Notable Clients:
Holly represented clients such as: Edward D. Jones, H&R Block, PPG|Porter Paints, Ferguson Enterprises, SPECS Optical, Giggles Children’s Boutique, AEGON USA Realty Advisors, Centrum Nashville, LLC, VenturEast, Vastland Companies and many others. Holly is responsible for identifying 30 new office locations throughout Tennessee for Edward D. Jones & Company, and 26 new offices for H & R Block.Industry Achievements:
Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) - Middle TN CCIM Chapter Board
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) - TN/KY Program Chair 2009, 2010
Women Commercial Real Estate (WCRE) – President 2009-2010