PHOENIX—Peter Nieman, executive vice president at Colliers International in Greater Phoenix, is celebrating 53 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry this year and has been with Colliers since 1993. Nieman also founded and operated several real estate companies in California, one of which he sold to Grubb & Ellis. He later worked for Grubb & Ellis for four years. He was also a founder and director of Columbia National Bank of Santa Monica, CA, and National Bank of the Redwoods, Santa Rosa, CA. What has changed in the industry during the last 53 years or should we say what hasn’t?

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