Kirk C. Syme
President, Woodstock Development, Inc
Burlingame, CA

Kirk has 35 years of experience in the commercial real estate industry in the San Francisco Bay Area. In 1995 he founded Woodstock Development Inc. Prior to 1995, Kirk was a vice president of Coldwell Banker Commercial (now CBRE). Kirk oversees all of Woodstock Development’s operations, including Corporate Services, Acquisitions and Development, Property Management and Asset Management. Kirk is a graduate of Santa Clara University and former Chair of the Board of Regents and a Trustee. Kirk is a past Director of Borel Private Bank & Trust where he chaired the Directors Loan Committee. Kirk is also past Board Chair of Peninsula Family Service in San Mateo and remains on their Board as an Honorary Life member.

Kirk was born and raised in San Francisco and attended St Ignatius College Prep. He currently resides in Hillsborough (suburb of San Francisco) with his wife. They have 5 grown children.


William Syme

William joined Woodstock Development in 2012 and is responsible for sourcing new acquisition opportunities, and overseeing the asset management of the firm's portfolio assets. Prior to Woodstock Development, William worked as a broker with BT Commercial (now Cushman Wakefield). He is a graduate of Santa Clara University, and resides with his wife and daughter in the Presidio of San Francisco.


Robert Russell

Robert works with Kirk sourcing new acquisitions for Woodstock Development and leads the project management team. Prior to Woodstock Development, Robert worked for Cushman & Wakefield where he advised both tenants and landlords on the leasing and sale of Office and R&D properties.

Robert attended Bellermine College Prep and graduated from Santa Clara University with a BA in History. He resides in San Mateo with his wife and son.


Andres Orphanopoulos

Andres focuses on entitlements and land use as well as acquisition and leasing. Prior to Woodstock, Andres worked on behalf of a regional portfolio focused on office and mixed use development. Andres began his career at a global law firm representing institutional lenders. While in law school he served as a clerk to Judge Gill S. Freeman of the 11th Judicial Circuit, Complex Business Litigation Court. He is an active member of the Urban Land Institute and the Bay Area Council and stays involved with his alma maters, St Ignatius College Prep and the University of San Diego where he earned a degree in International Relations. Andres lives in San Mateo with his wife and two children.


Woodstock Development
330 Primrose Rd. Suite 203
Burlingame, CA 94010

Contact Information

330 Primrose Road, Suite 203
Burlingame, California 94010

Phone: 650.579.1901

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