Perren Gasc is a Principal at DBA and specializes in landlord and tenant representation. Currently, he leases over half a million square feet of retail for clients such as Hermansen Land Development, Karns Commercial Real Estate, Standridge Companies and Blackstone. He also oversees the expansion strategy for over a dozen restaurant and retailers, which include some of Dallas’ newest concepts such as Meso Maya, El Fenix, Slim Chickens and Punch Bowl Social.
Prior to starting DBA, Perren spent 3 years at Centennial Retail Services, the brokerage arm to Centennial Real Estate Company. At Centennial, Perren was responsible for leasing over 750,000 square feet of retail projects ranging from a Whole Foods redevelopment in Colleyville, TX to West 7th, a mixed-use project in Ft. Worth’s Urban Cultural District.
Before joining Centennial, Perren spent nearly seven years at The Weitzman Group, a full service brokerage company based in Dallas. At Weitzman, Perren focused on project leasing for a portfolio of approximately two million square feet consisting of landlords such as Kimco Realty Corporation, Tabani Group, Holt Lundsford Commercial and Cencor Realty Services. Perren was ranked as one of Weitzman’s top producers for 2010 and 2011.
Perren graduated from the University of Kansas in 2006 and received a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Communications and Economics. Perren is a broker in the state of Texas and is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR) and served on the Texas ICSC Planning committee from 2010-2013. Perren grew up in Dallas and is married to Rachel and they have three beautiful daughters, Tali, Romi and Noa.
Austin Schenkel is a Principal at DBA and focuses on tenant representation and landlord representation.
Prior to DBA, Austin worked at SHOP Companies for 3 years focusing on the implementation and execution of growth strategies for a wide variety of tenants in the retail, restaurant, and medical space. Austin also worked with several local developers sourcing acquisition and development opportunities across the state of Texas.
Austin started his career in 2008 at The Weitzman Group, a full service brokerage company based in Dallas. In his role as a Vice President at Weitzman, Austin represented both local and institutional Landlords while building relationships with national, regional, and local clients for tenant representation assignments.
Austin’s current focus is assisting retailers expand throughout Texas as well as identifying purchase and development opportunities for his clients. Some of Austin’s current clientele include Methodist Health Systems’ Family Health Centers, Blue Sushi Sake Grill, Blatt Beer & Table, Tokyo Joe’s, Qdoba Mexican Eats, The Home Consignment Center, Xtend Barre, Orange Theory Fitness, Breakers Korean BBQ & Grill, Children’s Lighthouse, F & F Japanese Grill, ShareTea, The Generator Supercenter, popdod, Cinergy Entertainment Group, and Blenders & Bowls.
Austin attended the University of Kansas where he received his degree in Economics. Austin is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC) and the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR). In his spare time, Austin can be found on the golf course or watching anything basketball related.
Tim joined DBA in 2018 and specializes in third party landlord representation and tenant representation. Tim’s current focus is the leasing and growth of the DBA retail portfolio as well as assisting tenants expand throughout Texas.
Prior to DBA, Tim worked at Bright Realty, a full service brokerage company based in Lewisville, TX. In his role as a Vice President at Bright Realty, Tim worked on the leasing of Bright’s commercial properties and land sales as well as third party leasing and tenant representation. Clients included Rusty Taco, Spirit Halloween, Waxing the City, Dairy Queen, Cityline Nail Salon, CME Development, Stonebriar Commons, Cawley Partners and Eagle Equity.
Tim attended the University of Texas Dallas where he received his degree in Business Administration and Political Science. Tim is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC) and the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR). He lives in Frisco with his wife Amber, daughter Sadie and son Owen.
Bryson joined DBA in 2018 specializing in retail tenant representation and landlord representation.
Prior to DBA, Bryson worked at Colliers International for 6 years, focusing on the development and growth of the retail division; expanding many national retailers, restaurants and financial institutions.
Bryson’s clients included Fidelity Investments, Hooters of America, Tropical Smoothie Café, Shoe Palace Corporation, Habitat for Humanity, Scrubs and Beyond, Captain D’s, Sola Salons, Ideal Image, Pure Hockey, Sprint, Firenza Pizza, Medi-Weightloss, TDECU, Vom Fass, Restore Cryotherapy, Interstate Batteries and Rubio’s Coastal Grill.
Bryson graduated with a finance degree from the University of Arkansas. During his college career, he worked as a financial representative for Northwestern Mutual. He is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Center (ICSC), served as board member for the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors Young Professionals (NTCAR) and is a Habitat for Humanity core volunteer. He lives in Oak Cliff with his wife, Chandler and twin girls, Dylan and Blair.
Brady Kahn joined DBA in January 2018 as an Analyst.
Brady is a Dallas native and attended Greenhill School for thirteen years. Although he began his college years at the University of Miami (FL), he later transferred to the University of Texas at Austin where he graduated with a Major in Urban Studies and Minors in Real Estate and Spanish. Throughout his college years, Brady was an active member of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity, and held several internships including a summer role with DBA in 2016 and a summer role with Cushman & Wakefield in 2017. He is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR).
In his free time Brady enjoys spending time with friends and family, playing basketball, and cheering on Longhorn sports teams, the Dallas Cowboys, and the Los Angeles Lakers. Contrary to popular belief, he is not a bandwagoner.
Rebecca Abramov joined DBA in June 2018 as office manager.
She graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2015 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Human Development and Family Sciences. After moving back to Dallas, Rebecca took a position in property management as a leasing consultant with Greystar focusing on The Mondrian Cityplace project. Following her time at Greystar, Rebecca transitioned into residential real estate assisting home buyers and renters throughout the Dallas area.
In her spare time Rebecca loves to try out new restaurants, travel and spend time with her friends and family.
DBA Commercial Real Estate is part of the North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors (NTCAR) and the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).