Professional Expertise

Drew McManus leads a highly experienced commercial property brokerage team that specializes in the acquisition and disposition of commercial and industrial properties throughout Colorado and the U.S. Mr. McManus is a Managing Director of Cushman & Wakefield’s Industrial Practice Group where he provides corporate real estate advisory and transactional services to local, regional, and national clients.  Since his inception at Cushman & Wakefield, Mr. McManus has been involved in over 8M square feet of property transactions valued at over $250M in total consideration. Mr. McManus focuses on developing long-term relationships with his clients to execute both short and long-term real estate strategies.  He is recognized as a top producing broker in Metro Denver and one of the top producing industrial brokers for C&W nationally.

Notable Assignments

  • KMART – 1.3M SF
  • Medline Industries – 550,000 SF
  • Sears Holdings – 369,000 SF
  • Boulder Brands – 360,117 SF
  • United Stationers – 320,000 SF
  • DIA Tech Center – 200 Acres

Professional Affiliations

  • Certified Supply Chain Specialist
  • Member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP)
  • Member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI)

Professional Recognition

  • Cushman & Wakefield of Colorado, Top Industrial Broker (Denver) – 2013, 2014
  • DMCAR Top Industrial Broker Finalist – 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Cushman & Wakefield of Colorado, Deal of the Year – 2013
  • Top Ten Denver Metro Industrial Brokers – CoStar Powerbroker 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015


  • Finance, University of Montana
  • Finance, Ithaca College, NY