OUR MANTRA To build relationships that last - one transaction at a time.


You need a space that is as innovative and forward-thinking as you are, and The Coppola-Cheney Group is here to make it happen.

Arizona-based and owned, we have worked with pioneers in the technology and startup space to secure their perfect space and get the best deal - all at no cost to you. Since 1984, we have negotiated successful transactions in Metropolitan Phoenix and all over the United States.

Our first priority is the same as yours - to keep up with the changes happening now and remain ahead of the curve. We strive to add the highest possible value to our client's real estate transaction, and help them get back to the work that matters.

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Founding Principal R. Craig Coppola

Craig is the top producing office broker in Lee & Associates' 35 year history (50 offices and over 700 brokers). He has three decades of leasing and sales experience, completing over 3,500 transactions, and has been awarded NAIOP Office Broker of the year six times. He is an award winning author of four books and is an industry thought leader with a blog that touches over a million people annually. Craig holds a Bachelor's Degree in Finance from Nicholls State University and a Master's Degree in Business Administration from Arizona State University.

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Additional Notable Information
William J. Lee Lifetime Achievement Award
Commercial Executive Magazine's Broker of the Year
Landmark Leaders Brokerage Leader of the Year

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Principal Andrew Cheney

Specializes in Office Brokerage. Since joining in 2003, he has completed over 800 transactions totaling over $1 billion in total consideration. Andrew is one of only eight members of Lee Corporate Solutions - Tenant Advisory Group. This is a national group that specializes in tenant representation. He has been awarded NAIOP's Emerging Broker of the Year as well as Developing Leader of the Year. Andrew holds a Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering from University of California at Irvine.

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Additional Notable Information
Phoenix Business Journal's "40 under 40"
Cheney named NAIOP Arizona's 2018 Chairman of the Board

Principal Gregg Kafka

Gregg Kafka has been part of The Coppola-Cheney Group since 2011. He has an extensive background in construction management and specializes in tenant representation services. Gregg holds a Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management from Arizona State University.

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Director of Operations Chelsea Clifton

Chelsea works directly for The Coppola-Cheney Group as their Director of Operations and Team Coordinator and has been a part of the team since 2011. She is responsible for all backstage operations for the entire team, including project management, client presentation preparation, internal presentation prep, as well as any other team projects. Chelsea holds a Bachelor's Degree in Sociology from University of Oregon and has her Arizona Real Estate License.

Marketing & Transaction Manager Stefanie Caimol

Stefanie works directly for The Coppola-Cheney Group and is responsible for all transaction administration oversight, client meeting preparation and assisting in client and broker communication. Her high follow through and organization skills ensure clients receive the best service possible. Stefanie holds a Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations from Tulane University and has her Arizona Real Estate License.

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Matt Hagan

Graduate Apprentice Matt Hagan

Matt works directly for the entire Coppola-Cheney Group as part of their two-year Graduate Apprentice Program. He supports the Senior Brokers in all of the backstage operations of real estate transactions. This includes tour set-up, market research, Co-Star updates, data and internet research, BOV's, financial analysis and listing maintenance. Matt holds a Bachelor's Degree in Recreation and Sports Management from The University of Iowa and has his Arizona Real Estate License.

Project Coordinator (Unlicensed) Kourtney Seaton

Kourtney is the newest member of The Coppola-Cheney Group and assists in all backstage activities to increase velocity and efficiency. She is responsible for day-to-day tasks such as booking transactions and inputting all client information into the C2 database to maintain future relationships, monthly team postcards to market to potential new clients, client mailings, team website updates and our referral and gift campaigns. Kourtney holds a Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Arizona State University.

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Database Specialist (Unlicensed) Mary Henk

Mary works directly for The Coppola-Cheney Group as their database specialist. Mary is responsible for ensuring client and market data is accurate, detailed and current. She manages all of the brokers' calls, mailers and ensures we continue to build relationships with our clients by consistently staying in touch.

Graphic Designer (Unlicensed) Peter Ovens-Brown

Peter has been working with The Coppola-Cheney Group since 2014. He provides the team with high-level graphic design and marketing materials such as brochures, postcards, email blasts, presentations and infographics. Peter holds a Bachelor's Degree in Design and Visual Communications from Griffith University.

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Intern (Unlicensed) Ben Davis

Ben recently joined The Coppola-Cheney Group as an intern and assists all team members in their day to day responsibilities, including Co-Star research, package preparation, database updates, data mining and cold calling and canvassing. Ben is currently attending Arizona State University studying for his Bachelor's Degree in Finance with a minor in Real Estate.