Our Story

For 40 years, we’ve invested in our Colorado community.

It’s personal.

Prime West was founded in Denver in 1981. From the start, the firm’s mission has been to create an enduring company that would benefit the communities in Colorado in which Prime West operates by developing projects with an emphasis on distinctive design, superior building quality, and best in-market building features and amenities.

With a history rooted in successful office development, Prime West has had a hand in creating some of the Denver area’s most iconic office districts including Interlocken and Belleview Station. With strategic leadership vision, the company expanded its product development specialties to include multifamily in 2019 and industrial in 2022.

Prime West now focuses on office, multifamily, industrial, build-to-suit, and healthcare facilities along Colorado’s front range. With over 7 million square feet developed in Colorado and over 100 years of combined experience by the leadership team, Prime West is Colorado’s premier developer

Prime West’s business is based on successful relationships, and the firm prides itself on building and maintaining long-term relationships with community members, investors, tenants, and other key stakeholders.

Commercial real estate services

Prime West provides a full suite of commercial real estate services from development and investment to property management.

With a sharp focus on relationships in Colorado’s front range, Prime West leverages 40 years of experience to mobilize elite teams optimized for each engagement, realizing outstanding returns for owners and investors.

Our commercial real estate capabilities are comprehensive. As the Sponsor, Prime West assembles the best teams in the business including architects, contractors, engineers, and consultants.

We arrange financing, oversee the development, and manage the completed property.

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Our Story: Interior image of the Partners Group North American Headquarters

Development Team

Jim joined the development team of Prime West in 2012, and became the Owner, President and CEO in 2016. Jim is responsible for guiding the company to ensure the overall success of Prime West and works directly with the leadership team of the firm to establish the direction of the company, its vision, goals, objectives, strategies, and market focus. Read More

Jim Neenan

Chief Executive Officer

Tim joined the Prime West team in 2019 to lead the Company’s development activities including spearheading the Company’s diversification into the multifamily and mixed-use sectors.  In his current role as President, Tim guides the Prime West development team and projects throughout the development cycle across the Company’s diverse portfolio of office, multifamily and industrial development projects. Read More

Tim Schlichting


Troy joined the Prime West team in 2016 as Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for all financial aspects of the company, including financing, accounting, financial planning and forecasting.  Troy coordinates with all department leads to ensure proper controls and accurate financial reporting to all stakeholders and also acts as a primary contact with investors and lending partners. Read More

Troy Peterson

Chief Financial Officer

Michael has been with Prime West since 2016. He oversees the execution of the firm’s development projects—from concept through design, budgeting, construction, leasing, closeout and disposition. Read More

Michael Melun

Senior Vice President of Development

Jeff is responsible for managing the execution of each multi-family project in the current and future pipeline through every phase of the development lifecycle. His focus also includes the sourcing of multi-family development sites and acting as the development point person through the development lifecycle. Read More

Jeff Farmer

Vice President of Multi-family Development

Max joined Prime West in 2022 as Vice President of Development Management and is responsible for overseeing all construction activities from project inception and design through completion. In this role, Anderson will also be involved in the selection of design and construction teams for all Prime West projects, as well as contract negotiation, quality control and timeline management. Read More


Vice President of Development Management

Property Management

Brie joined Prime West in 2020. She’s oversees business development and the property management team. Her expertise includes client and tenant relations, budget preparation, operating expense reconciliations, lease administration, physical management and financial reporting.

Brie Martin

Director of Property Management

David joined Prime West in 2005. He oversees all engineering staff across our 2.5 million-square-feet of managed assets. He also oversees and manages tenant improvement and capital improvement projects.

David Foerster

Portfolio Chief Engineer

Alec KochmanN

Senior Property Manager

Daniel joined Prime West in 2022 to manage a portfolio of office and retail assets in south metro Denver. He’s also a licensed Colorado Real Estate Broker.

Daniel Rocha

Property Manager

Lucie joined Prime West in 2020. She’s responsible for 500,000+ square feet of Class A and B office buildings in the south east suburban market. Lucie also is a licensed Colorado Real Estate Broker.

Lucie Rosner

Operations Manager / Property Manager

Robin Carlson

Senior Property Accountant

Hannah Klopfer

Property Assistant


Building Engineer



Becca Sanchez

Assistant Property Manager

Jameel Sayeed

Assistant Chief Engineer

Wayne Summers

Assistant Chief Engineer

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