Chris Runyen, CCIM

Executive Vice President

License ID 01208531

NAI Capital - Downtown LA
707 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 5125
Los Angeles, California 90017
United States

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Office, Tenant Rep, Retail

Scope of Experience

Chris Runyen serves as Senior Vice President with NAI Capital’s Downtown Los Angeles office. He specializes in sales and leasing of office properties.

His vast experience encompasses responsibility for all aspects of office related transactions, including:

  • Landlord Representation
  • Tenant Representation
  • Investments and User Sales (Listing and Buyer Representation)
  • Consulting
  • Subleasing 

Background & Experience

Since 1995, Chris has handled well over 1,000 lease and sales transactions, exceeding 3M SF of space and $1B in transaction volume. His client roster features the American Red Cross, California National Bank, Charles Schwab & Company, City National Bank, the city and county of Los Angeles, Cox Communications, the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power, Prudential, SEUI, and US Bank. He received professional recognition as a Top Producer at Grubb & Ellis as well as Charles Dunn Company. He was recognized in Real Estate Southern California’s Top 30 Under 30 along with Top 40 Under 40.


Chris earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Financial Services from San Diego State University. 

Professional Associations & Designations

  • Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM)
  • National Association of Realtors® (NAR)
  • Wilshire Center Chamber of Commerce Member
  • Para Los Niños Real Estate Advisory Board