Brenda Pennington, Founder and CEO of B. Pennington Commercial Real Estate, Inc. is well known as a top producer in the commercial real estate industry. Brenda relies on her first-hand knowledge to successfully pair commercial properties with tenants and investors.
Brenda has gained insight into the commercial real estate industry from working in four major Texas cities. Her real estate career has included San Antonio, Austin, Fort Worth, Dallas, and Houston. In San Antonio she handled high rise office leasing for R&B Commercial Management out of California. In Fort Worth she represented the Bass Brothers Partnership in downtown, high-rise office leasing and in Dallas she handled leasing in the Turtle Creek area and The West End Historic District downtown. Brenda Pennington Commercial Real Estate is headquartered in Houston.
Brenda has a team of energetic professionals who are committed to representing Tenants, Buyers, Sellers, and Landlords. She conducts business with a determined, results-driven attitude while enjoying each opportunity to serve her clients, share her expertise, and negotiate on behalf of national, regional, and local businesses. She offers her clients a competitive advantage with her extensive knowledge that comes from years of experience and is equipped to act as a true advocate on their behalf, insuring the best possible outcome for their negotiations. With such dedication, Brenda has leased and sold numerous income-producing transactions ranging from 1 million to 101 million dollars.
Brenda is the former president of the Association for Commercial Real Estate, a member of the Houston Northwest Chamber of Commerce, Faithbridge Church, Champion Forest Women’s Club, and a founder of the Houston Commercial Real Estate Broker Prayer Events bringing Christ to the workplace. Brenda is passionate about her community as a founding Advisory Board member of the Pearl Fincher Museum of Fine Arts, has served on the Board of Directors for Care Net of Northwest Houston and Northland Christian School and is the former President of The Women’s Business Forum of Houston. Brenda also served as Treasurer for Texas State Representative Kevin Roberts.
Brenda is a native of Tomball, Texas (Houston NW Suburb) and is married to William “Rodney” Pennington, a retired domestic consultant in the natural gas industry. They have a son, Shelby, with a family of his own and a daughter, Allison, who recently graduated from Baylor University. The family has a heart for young adults and regularly opens their home as a place to learn and study God’s word. Brenda and Rodney also love helping others through their nonprofit called “Unexpected Provision.”
Jaclynn Johnson Zimowski
Jaclynn, a graduate of Pepperdine University, has been a part of the B. Pennington Commercial Real Estate team for almost eleven years. She is licensed in Commercial Real Estate and has a passion for working with people.
She grew up in the Spring community and has moved back from Boston, where she worked in Marketing and Merchandising at Tiffany & Co. She loves being back in Texas and working in the area. Jaclynn is married to Joseph Zimowski and resides in the Spring community with their two boys, Landon and Luke. Jaclynn and Joseph are members of Woodsedge Church.
She currently enjoys working with Brenda Pennington and The Pennington Team on the Chasewood Crossing 30-acre master planned development which currently consists of three 6-story class A Office Buildings. These buildings have quickly become a landmark in the Technology Corridor. Jaclynn thrives in a fast-paced environment and loves the day-to-day operations of B. Pennington Commercial Real Estate. She enjoys working with clients to find dream office space tailored to fit their needs.
Jamie joined the B. Pennington team in 2021. She is licensed in Commercial Real Estate as well as a graduate of Texas Tech University, where she met her husband, Rodney. They have two sweet boys, Rylan and Rhodes.
Jamie enjoys the day-to-day hustle and bustle of commercial real estate. She loves meeting new people and helping to make the leasing process a seamless and stress-free experience for each client. With a background in marketing, client retention, and executive administration, she thrives in service-related industries. Jamie’s unique experiences bring such a unique perspective to the company and she truly keeps the day to day operations running in our office. She is an integral part of the B. Pennington Team and we don’t know what we would do without her!
With Pennington, Jamie sees each lease from start to finish. She negotiates terms, prepares Letters of Intent and proposals, coordinates the due diligence process and is actively involved in the design and construction stage, as well as collaborating with architects on the Tenant or Landlord’s behalf.
In her free time, Jamie enjoys spending time at their family land in East Texas to fish, kayak, 4-wheel and get lost in nature!
Dana Khan has been actively involved in the commercial real estate business with nine years of experience, specializing in office, industrial, retail and land sales. Her investment sales experience, combined with her finance background, offers each client the best results for their specific transaction.
Prior to partnering with B. Pennington Commercial Real Estate, Dana was the founder and managing partner of ELECTA Group, an international project management, event management, and model management firm based in Houston, USA and Dubai, UAE.
Dana is an active member of her community and is a member of Houston Women’s Council of Realtors, The Junior League of Houston, and Champion Forest Women’s Club. She currently serves on the boards of Greater Houston Council of Federated Republican Women and Northwest Forest Republican Women’s Club. She is also a passionate volunteer for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and serves on the annual Houston Gala Committee.