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San Francisco LEADERSHIP
Brian Pianca is a Director of Development in the San Francisco office of Wood Partners. Pianca oversees development and finance responsibilities throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and the greater Northern California market. Pianca joined Wood Partners in 2009 as a part of the firm’s expansion into Northern California. Since joining the firm, he has been actively involved in the origination, financing and management of more than $500 million worth of developments.
Before joining Wood Partners, Pianca worked as Development Associate at Trammell Crow Residential and, prior to that, he was employed by Richmond American Homes as a Land Acquisition Manager. Pianca earned his MBA and Master of Real Estate Development degrees from the University of Southern California. He also holds a BA degree in History from Wake Forest University.
Jonathan Yarnold oversees Marketing, Branding, and Public Relations nationally for Wood Partners, including its Development, Corporate, and Property Management divisions. He has held numerous management and creative roles with both client-side and agency-side experience. Prior to joining Wood, he was a managing director of the San Francisco-based Astuto Group, leading strategic marketing and communications initiatives with a roster of clients in multiple industries, including Media, Cloud, Biotech, Retail, Fashion, Healthcare, Venture Capital, Food & Beverage, and more. Jonathan has produced award winning work for NBC Television, the San Francisco Giants, Mercedes Benz, and others. A former Creative Director for an Australian-based software firm, Jonathan is a published author with over 300 radio and television appearances.