Kate Waggoner joined Energy Real Estate Solutions as chief operating officer, a new position within ERES.
Leading operations for some of the largest commercial real estate firms in the industry, Waggoner has held a long and successful career helping companies align business and growth strategies with effective operation, financial and sales tactics. Her primary role at the company is to oversee companywide operations, human capital and business strategies across all office locations and work sites. Waggoner’s preliminary focus will be on aligning the firm’s corporate operational strategies and tools with the rapid growth the firm has experienced across the last several years, helping to stabilize an effective approach to client service, human capital and fiscal efficiency.
Before joining ERES, Waggoner served as the chief operating officer – U.S. Markets at JLL, where she oversaw all operations, finance, human resources, legal, marketing, research and client care functions. Prior to that, she served in a variety of operational roles at CBRE Inc., culminating as its global director of operations.