Dave Knobler, First Vice President Investments with Marcus & Millichap, joined the firm in 2010, specializing in self storage brokerage. Mr. Knobler has closed over $200 million worth of real estate transactions primarily consisting of self storage properties and currently holds the title of director in the Marcus & Millichap National Self Storage Group. He is consistently among the top self storage agents nationwide and has received sales recognition awards for four straight years including the Marcus & Millichap National Achievement Award in 2016. Other awards have included securing the largest Marcus & Millichap Capital Corp loan referral in 2012, winning the Breakout Award in 2014 and being recognized as The Best of the Best in The Houston Business Journal in 2016 for the Marcus & Millichap Houston office. Mr. Knobler is a member of the Texas Self Storage Association and spends many pro bono hours writing articles for trade publications, doing podcasts for the TSSA website, giving presentations at self storage industry gatherings and advising individual companies considering entrance into the industry. Dave has a Bachelor’s of speech communication from the University of Texas at Austin and prior to his commercial real estate career, was an award-winning television sportscaster.