James Friedrich and Brian Kirwan have been named advisers at Cresa's San Diego office.
Friedrich, who works closely with Cresa's managing principals, was formerly an associate with Re/Max Commercial in downtown Los Angeles. Most recently Friedrich was a sales consultant for Zillow, where he helped more than 500 clients grow their businesses.
Kirwan, who is structuring real estate transactions for Cresa, was drafted by the Minnesota Twins prior to attending college and played professional baseball as a starting pitcher until an arm injury ended his career.
While attending Chapman University, Kirwan worked as an intern in Irvine for a boutique tenant representation firm where he focused on research, analysis and business development.