College of Professional & International Education

Voit 050.jpgKevin Turner, a graduate of the Global Logistics Specialist (GLS) program at CITT, contributed $5,000 toward a scholarship that will support a GLS student's career advancement and commitment to success in the trade and transportation industry.

Kevin Turner is Senior Vice President of Voit Real Estate and a graduate of the GLS program.  Committed to his career, Kevin  enrolled in the GLS program realizing that by understanding the supply chain he can offer his clients invaluable information and reach a higher service level.  He said that seeing the sacrifices that some of the students in the program made inspired him to give back and help those who need it most.
 
Kevin specializes in the sale, lease, and tenant representation of office, industrial, and R&D properties. Kevin is highly experienced and qualified in the creation and execution of marketing campaigns, financial and market analysis, site selection, lease evaluation, multi-tenant evaluations, facility counseling, land development transactions, and sale and lease negotiations. He attributes his success to his client relationships, detailed evaluation skills, ability to expedite contract negotiations, and 25 years of commercial real estate experience.

 

2015 Scholarship Recipient: Dylan Espley-Jones

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Dylan Espley-Jones specializes in the sales and leasing of industrial and office properties in the Mid Cities and South Bay markets.  He began his career at Merrill Lynch as a financial analyst and has worked at Lee & Associates as a broker since 2010. In that time he has completed over 175 transactions with a value of over $100 million and has consistently been a top producing associate.

Mr. Espley-Jones graduated with honors from Southern Methodist University with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance. He also attended Oxford University for where he completed a minor in English.

Mr. Espley-Jones enrolled in the Global Logistics Specialist program at Cal State University, Long Beach because many of his real estate clients are Logistics companies and this degree has allowed him to better understand their business, speak their language, and understand how the right industrial property can add value to their respective operations.


Past Recipient: Jared Sullivan

Jared Sullivan.JPGA Southern California native, Jared earned his Bachelor's degree in History and Business Administration from North Dakota State University. Since completing his undergraduate studies, Jared has traveled extensively and worked as a teacher in South Korea and Thailand. Jared currently splits his time teaching English to international students and working for a South Korean trading company. He is currently enrolled in the Global Logistics Specialist program at CSULB with the long-term goal of combining his education, work experience, and GLS designation to transition into a successful career as a customs broker.