January 13, 2021

H. Ross Ford, president and CEO of TCN Worldwide, is pleased to announce this year’s TCN Worldwide Board of Directors. Timothy Mitchell, President of Norris & Stevens/TCN Worldwide in Portland, will serve as Treasurer.

Timothy Mitchell has served on the TCN Board of Directors since 2017 and was recently re-elected and named Treasurer of the Board of Directors.

“We are very pleased to announce Timothy Mitchell as a TCN Worldwide Board Member,” stated H. Ross Ford.  “Tim is a recognized leader in the commercial real estate industry and Norris & Stevens has been a member of TCN Worldwide since 1991. Tim has spent the majority of his professional career in commercial real estate, with over 30 years of industry success. We welcome Tim to the role of Treasurer and look forward to his continued contribution to our organization.”

Mr. Mitchell has been with Norris & Stevens since July of 2010. He spent his first three-and-a-half years at Norris & Stevens as the company’s Senior Vice President, Director of Sales & Leasing, overseeing a 92% increase in brokerage revenues and was promoted to the role of President in March of 2013.

Prior to joining Norris & Stevens, Tim was at Harsch Investment Properties, LLC in the position of Senior Vice President, Acquisitions overseeing Harsch’s acquisition and disposition operations on the west coast. During Tim’s 10 year tenure, he completed over 150 acquisition and disposition transactions totaling nearly $2 Billion encompassing all investment product types including office, retail, industrial, R&D, multi-family, hotels and development land.  Tim has a B.S. in Marketing from the University of Utah (’86) and played Quarterback for the Ute football team.

The 2021 TCN Worldwide Board of Directors include:

  • Gerald Sullivan, Principal and Managing Broker at PW Commercial/TCN Worldwide in Chicago. Mr. Sullivan will serve as Chairman of the Board.
  • William Sitar Jr., Vice President at Sitar Realty/TCN Worldwide in New Jersey. Mr. Sitar will serve as Vice Chair.
  • Timothy Mitchell, Principal at Norris & Stevens, Inc./TCN Worldwide in Portland. Mr. Mitchell will serve as Treasurer.
  • Ben Azulay, Principal & Executive Managing Director at Bradford Allen Realty/TCN Worldwide in Chicago. Mr. Azulay will serve as Secretary.
  • Barry Beitler, President of Beitler Commercial Realty Services/TCN Worldwide in Los Angeles. Mr. Beitler will serve as Chairman Emeritus.
  • Jonathan Rosenberg, Co-Founder and Managing Partner of LevRose Commercial Real Estate/TCN Worldwide in Phoenix, will serve as an at-large Board Member.
  • Ross Ford, President & CEO of TCN Worldwide in Richardson, TX. Mr. Ford is responsible for the strategic direction of the organization and the implementation of all expansion and networking initiatives.


Norris & Stevens, Inc., a member of the TCN Worldwide network, was founded in 1966 and currently employs around 75 professionals in investment sales, leasing and property management for office, industrial, retail, land, and multi-family properties. The firm’s property management portfolio exceeds 6 million square feet of commercial space and 9,000 apartment units.