Rudy Puente manages the sale and leasing of retail, office, flex and industrial space, specializing in Southeast Portland and with a particular interest in breweries. Rudy offers clients and tenants a broad knowledge of market conditions, maintained through constant research and boots-on-the-ground experience. Rudy believes that patience pays off when finding the perfect fit between tenants and owners. He has been a broker since 2013 and a commercial real estate investor since 2008. During his long career in education administration, Rudy developed core strengths in communication, team building and follow-through. Rudy has formal chef training in classic Italian cuisine and was once head chef of a 4-star restaurant in Salem, Oregon. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Education from San Francisco State University and a Master of Science in Education from Western Oregon University.