NAI Capital Celebrates the Success of 2018


NAI Capital honored its brokers and staff for their success during 2018 with a luncheon, awards ceremony and networking mixer.

Approximately 200 brokers, staff and management from each of the 15 office branches gathered at the event held at Convene in downtown Los Angeles. It was an opportunity for the brokers to forge relationships with NAI Capital professionals throughout the Southern California region. Staff members from the Marketing, IT and Accounting and Administrative departments also attended the event.

The awards ceremony recognized brokers who achieved the highest levels of success over the prior year. The annual Capital Club members were announced along with several individual awards including the 2018 Chairman’s Award and Rookie of the Year.

Executive Vice President James Tang of the Ontario office was the top producing broker of 2018. James received the Chairman’s Award and was a member of the Diamond level of Capital Club.

Senior Associate Sione Fua of the Ontario office was named Rookie of the Year in 2018.

This year, 35 brokers in total achieved Capital Club membership.

2018 Capital Club

Diamond Club

  • James Tang, Executive Vice President, Ontario

Platinum Club

  • Mehdi Mostaedi, Executive Managing Director, Victorville
  • Ryan Campbell, SIOR, Executive Managing Director, Diamond Bar
  • Dave Maron,Senior Vice President, Pasadena
  • R. Scott Martin, SIOR, Executive Vice President, Pasadena
  • Chad Gahr, SIOR, Executive Vice President, Encino
  • Gary Seaton, Executive Vice President, Westlake
  • David Young, Executive Vice President, Encino
  • Chris Jackson, Executive Managing Director, Encino
  • Fred Ferro, Vice President, Oxnard
  • Todd Lorber, Executive Vice President, Encino
  • Arvin Poblete, Associate, Diamond Bar
  • John Cserkuti, Executive Vice President, Valencia
  • Randy Sheinbein, Executive Vice President, West LA
  • Robert Stover, Senior Vice President, Pasadena
  • John Manion, Executive Vice President, Irvine
  • Mike Arnold, Executive Vice President, West LA


Gold Club

  • Sonya Dopp-Grech, Senior Vice President, Irvine
  • Ian Strano, Executive Vice President, Encino
  • Sheri Messerlian, Executive Vice President, Torrance
  • Steve Weiss, Executive Vice President, Encino
  • Matt Ehrlich, Senior Vice President, Encino
  • Mario Alvarez, Senior Vice President, Ontario
  • Nicholas Chang, CCIM, SIOR, Senior Vice President, Ontario
  • Richard Lee, SIOR, Senior Vice President, Ontario
  • Parham Khoshbakhtian, Senior Vice President, Irvine

2018 Gold Club

Silver Club

  • Irwin Hyman, Senior Vice President, Encino
  • John Martin, Senior Vice President, Pasadena
  • Philip “Ted” Attalla, Executive Vice President, Torrance
  • Brian Luft, Executive Vice President, West LA
  • Marie Taylor, Senior Vice President, Pasadena
  • David Knowlton, Executive Vice President, Irvine
  • Tina LaMonica, Senior Vice President, Pasadena
  • Graeme Carr, Vice President, Victorville
  • Bill Kiefer, SIOR, Executive Managing Director, Oxnard

2018 Silver Club

2018 Staff Awards

Tamika Kennedy, office manager of the Encino branch, was recognized as Employee of the Year.

NAI Capital prides itself on the family atmosphere created by the long tenure of many of its brokers and staff. In addition to the annual broker awards, management honored several staff members who have been with the company for more than 10 years.

  • Eileen Foss, Office Manager, 20+ Years
  • Michelle Boyer, Office Manager, 20+ Years
  • Tami Carpenter, Office Manager, 20+ Years
  • Susan Martin, Human Resources, 10+ Years
  • Heather Cabral, Office Manager, 10+ Years
  • Jace Foss, Office Manager, 10+ Years
  • Diane Sullivan, GIS Mapping Manager, 10+ Years
  • Azalea Millet, GIS Specialist, 10+ Years
  • Angelica Leyva, Controller, 10+ Years
  • Jackie Stephens, Office Manager, 10+ Years
  • Tracey Desco, Administrative Assistant, 10+ Years
  • Edwina Roberts, Administrative Assistant, 10+ Years
  • Jessica Lamb, Office Manager, 10+ Years

In 2019, NAI Capital is celebrating its 40th anniversary in commercial real estate.

Congratulations to all of the award recipients!