Industry expert David Culligan joined Savills in 2010, representing commercial tenants throughout their entire real estate pursuits. Operating out of the firm’s Tampa office as a managing director, David is responsible for new business development, as well as all-inclusive consultation for his clients both locally and nationally. His ultimate goal is to aid his clients in improving long-term profitability and help them navigate the increasingly complex negotiations of the lease process.
David’s more than 25 years of experience in the Florida commercial real estate market have bestowed upon him a wealth of knowledge and practical skills. As a specialist in optimizing the bottom line and developing innovative workplace strategies, David conducts critical path forecasting, in-depth market research, financial analysis and strategic planning for clients in need of both corporate offices and data centers.
Prior to joining Savills, David spent five years as the owner and president of Centerpointe Development, where he developed multiple office, retail and industrial projects throughout Central Florida. As a former director for Waterford Construction & Development as well, David was responsible for design, construction, sales generation, lease negotiation, land acquisition and engineering to assist in the development of more than two million square feet of projects throughout West and Central Florida. In addition, he has gained institutional landlord experience having spent time as a leasing director of Childress Klein Properties and Paragon Group.
Awards, Achievements and Activities
Outside of the office, David is a member of the Westshore Alliance and the Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce. He has also spent many years coaching and mentoring youth sports in Hillsborough County Youth Leagues.
University of Florida, Bachelor of Science, Economics
- Carlton Fields
- Financial Services
- Architecture, Engineering & Construction (AEC)
- Professional Services