Venessa McEvoy serves as Cushman & Wakefield’s Director of Brokerage in Nevada, a role she was appointed to in June 2022. Based in Las Vegas, Venessa oversees the brokerage and business operations in the Nevada market, including the firm’s offices in Las Vegas and Reno.
In this role, Venessa leads business development, associate broker training, strategic planning, recruiting, and community outreach while working alongside the firm’s producers and team members as they endeavor to implement and activate winning strategies that bring best-in-class service to clients and help them to achieve their real estate goals.
Venessa joined Cushman & Wakefield in 2019 and previously served as the firm’s Nevada Operations Director. Known for her vision and business planning acumen, she has partnered closely with fee earners to develop revenue growth strategies and has guided support staff to streamline operations and processes within the organization. This combined approach resulted in exponential growth and remarkable market share gains for the firm in Nevada.
She has partnered with Christina Roush, Managing Principal for Nevada and San Diego, in crafting the Nevada market’s resounding success, and has helped to reimagine the business support for brokerage and operations, making Cushman & Wakefield a leading commercial real estate brokerage in the Nevada market.
Prior to joining Cushman & Wakefield, Venessa served as Director of Marketing for national consumer and B2B brands where she led the implementation of national expansion initiatives as well as new product innovation and development. In these roles, she helped companies achieve significant new brand awareness as well as sales growth. She also worked with real estate developer, Harsch Investment Properties, and was instrumental in creating operational models and strategic objectives.
Venessa is a lifelong Nevadan and an active supporter of the local community with a passion for improving the lives of children in underserved communities through education and assistance. She has also been a long-time volunteer with the Las Vegas Rescue Mission, supporting the charitable organization’s food drives, donation collection, and assisting in the kitchen.
She graduated from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas where she holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (BSBA) degree with an emphasis on Strategic Marketing.