John Bauknight

John has worked with Confluent Development for over 2 years, sourcing and executing industrial, office, and mixed-use deals nationally. He has over 10 years of experience in ground-up development across more than 1 million square feet of space across multiple deal types including Build-to-Suits, speculative, and adaptive reuse of assets with successful results.

John’s notable accomplishments include an 84,000 SF data center/office build-to-suit for Charter Communications; 115,000 SF Data Center for EdgeConnex; and working as development director on Granite Place office tower in Greenwood Village. Granite Place is a 300,000 SF, 10-story LEED Certified building that was speculatively built with Granite Partners and was 100% leased upon completion to Charter Communications and CSG. Through every project, John adds value through his breadth of expertise and open communication with team members and clients for a collaborative development experience.

Prior to Confluent, John was a Senior Real Estate Manager with The Opus Group, Project Manager for W.W. Reynolds, and developer/owner for Movement Climbing Gyms. John holds a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering with an emphasis in construction management from Clemson University and a Master of Business Administration in real estate and finance from Leeds School of Business, University of Colorado at Boulder.