Lenny Beaudoin oversees the integration of CBRE’s Global Workplace, Design, Occupancy practice to provide our clients competitive advantage through actionable workplace strategies, informed occupancy planning, thoughtful design, and superior delivery of the future work environment.
Lenny has more than 20+ years of experience in the field of workplace consulting and strategic facility planning. A recognized leader in the industry, Lenny has worked on engagements in a wide range of markets and industries giving him an informed perspective of leading global trends in workplace delivery.
As the founder of CBRE’s Workplace practice in 2008, Lenny has built a team of real estate experts, organizational researchers, space designers, change managers, and occupancy planners who help organizations think differently about their workplace. They are guided by a mission to make the experience of work better by more thoughtfully understanding how people work and what they need to create value.
Prior to joining CBRE, Lenny was a founding member of the Workplace practice at JLL. He led significant engagements for HSHC, Motorola, and Bank of America. Prior to JLL, Lenny worked within prominent design firms, including Gensler and Perkins+Will as a leader in their design consulting practices.
Lenny is based in New York but supports projects across the US and around the world. His recent clients include CIBC, Citadel, Schroders Investments, City National Bank, TD Bank, and Synovus. Other notable clients outside of financial services include The Coca-Cola Company, Dun & Bradstreet, Estee Lauder, and the National Basketball Association.
Professional Affiliations / Accreditations
Lenny is an active speaker within the industry having recently presented at Internet Week New York, NYC Office of the Future, CoreNet Global, and the Association of Real Estate Women. He has also been interviewed and published by Forbes Magazine, Bloomberg, The Wall Street Journal, The World Property Journal, and BizNow.
In 2014 he received the CoreNet Global Innovators Award on behalf of CBRE for his team’s involvement in creating the first ‘WELL-Certified’ commercial office.
- Bachelor of Science, Architecture - Georgia Institute of Technology
- Estee Lauder
- TD Bank
- Dun & Bradstreet
- The Coca-Cola Company
- Littler Mendelson
- Time Warner
- Tiffany & Company
- Universal Music Group