Bill is the co-founder and Managing Principal of Talon
Private Capital (Talon), LLC. Talon is a Seattle based, 35-person,
private equity company focused on commercial real estate investments on
the West Coast.
Prior to co-founding Talon in late 2009, for 17 years Bill was a
Principal and co-founder of Pacific Real Estate Partners, Inc., (PREP) a
regional commercial real estate brokerage. Talon’s 38 professionals
work in asset, investment, property and development management. Talon is
active in the major metropolitan areas of Seattle, Portland, Dallas,
and Austin. Talon has a significant private equity capital balance which
it utilizes to fund both wholly owned assets as well as numerous larger
scale joint venture value add and development opportunities with its
multiple institutional equity partners. Talon has active co-investments
with partners such as Prudential (PGIM), Cerberus, PCCP, Lionstone, and
Walton Street Capital.
Bill was the 2017-2019 Chairman of Urban Land Institute Northwest
Council and currently serves on the board of the University of
Washington Runstad Center of Real Estate Studies. He has held numerous
leadership positions in civic, charitable and industry groups, including
past Chair of SIOR NW, NAIOP NW, Bellevue Schools Foundation, and many
Bill has been married for 32 years to his college sweetheart and has two adult children.