Amazon signed a lease for 350,000 square feet at Jay Paul Company’s Moffett Towers II in Sunnyvale, CA. The e-commerce giant is taking an entire eight-story building at 1111 Lockheed Martin Way that is slated for delivery Q3 2017.
The building is near Amazon’s existing 581,000-square-foot Lab126 facility at the Moffett Towers campus. Moffett Towers I includes seven buildings totaling nearly two million square feet, and is leased to such companies as Google, Microsoft and Yahoo.
Moffett Towers II will eventually be built out to a 1.8-million-square-foot office campus. The 47.4-acre site includes a campus park, featuring more than 40% landscaped open space, and an urban forest, outdoor meeting areas and a 52,500-square-foot, state-of-the-art fitness center.
Newmark Cornish & Carey’s Phil Mahoney represented the landlord. JLL advised the tenant.
Dennis Kaiser is Vice President of Content and Public Relations for Connect Commercial Real Estate. Dennis is a communications leader with more than 30 years of experience including as a journalist and in corporate and agency marketing communications roles. He is responsible for Connect’s client content operations and is involved in a range of initiatives ranging from content strategy, message development, copywriting, media relations, social media and content marketing services.
In his most recent corporate communications roles, he led a regional public relations effort across Southern California for CBRE, played a key marketing role on JLL’s national retail team, and was responsible for directing the global public relations effort at ValleyCrest, the nation’s largest commercial landscape services company.
In addition to his vast commercial real estate experience, Dennis has worked on communications and launch strategies for a number of residential projects such as Disney’s Celebration in Florida, Ritter Ranch in Palmdale California (7,200 homes, 22,000 acres), WaterColor in Florida and PremierGarage in Phoenix.
Dennis’s agency background included firms such as Idea Hall and Macy + Associates. He has earned an outstanding reputation with organization leaders as a trusted advisor, strategic program implementer, consensus builder and exceptional collaborator.
Dennis has developed and managed national communications programs for Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, both public and private. He’s successfully worked with journalists across the globe representing clients involved in major-breaking news stories, product launches, media tours, and company news announcements.
Dennis has been involved in a host of charitable and community organizations including the American Cancer Society, Easter Seals, BoyScouts, Chrysalis Foundation, Freedom For Life, HOLA, L.A.’s BEST, Reach Out and Read, Super Bowl Host Committee, and Thunderbirds Charities.