About Us


Range Partners is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned commercial brokerage focused on tenants, buyers, and government agencies.

We’ve been doing this for a while, and we love every minute of it.

We will leverage our diverse backgrounds, vast network, superior experience, and solution-oriented perspective to ensure your space needs and goals are met every time.

Our team promises to serve you with the highest quality of service, tirelessly pursue the best outcome, and always provide honest, unbiased advice whenever requested or warranted.


Meet Our Team

Range Partners is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned commercial brokerage focused on tenants, buyers, and government agencies


Nick Norris, Co-Founding Partner


Nick Norris, Co-founder and Managing Partner at Range Partners, combines diverse business experience, deep market knowledge, and uncompromising leadership to achieve superior results for our clients. Nick’s experience as a Founder of multiple companies has proven invaluable to clients navigating growth spanning early stage to IPO. His Background cultivates a seamless integration of commercial real estate expertise and a proper understanding of client organizational needs. This unique range of capabilities has resulted in client transactions that consistently register as the most aggressive deal structures in their respective markets.

Brian Gruber, Co-Founding Partner


Brian has approached every professional endeavor from a place of humility. His innate ability to listen, communicate effectively, and think creatively provides invaluable support to his clients. Brian has been indispensable in Range Partners’ organizational structure. His specialization with commercial tenants, asset acquisitions, and government contracting has led to the representation of some of San Diego’s most significant transactions. Range Partners is one of a select few Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned commercial real estate firms nationwide, and Brian is directly responsible for those certifications. Brian intently follows each government update to ensure Range is current with all compliance items and leverages the information to the benefit of public and private organizations.


Jon Hamby, Partner


Jon has a diverse business and real estate background that is foundational to his strategic negotiating style and creative problem-solving skills. His experience as a business owner, private equity investor, broker, and real estate syndicator has resulted in more than $1 Billion in successful negotiations spanning millions of square feet. He has been both a commercial tenant and landlord, and deeply understands both sides of the negotiating table. This balanced, “wide angle” perspective helps him spot opportunities where others see roadblocks and identify what is important to each participant in a negotiation.

Matt Benson,Vice President


Matt Benson is a Vice President at Range Partners, a U.S. Navy veteran, and California Barred attorney. He served as a Judge Advocate General for ten years and is a Lieutenant Commander in the Navy JAG Corp reserves. Matt brings his unique experience advising our nation's top military leaders on time-sensitive, high-profile legal issues to each transaction. Leveraging his extensive legal training and advocacy skills, Matt delivers advocacy and advice to business leaders on their real estate decisions. He demonstrates a response time, attention to detail, and a commitment to excellence that is second to none.


Riley Dickard, Senior Associate


Riley Dickard is a Senior Associate at Range Partners, a native San Diegan, and a San Diego State University graduate. Since acquiring his Bachelor of Science in Business Management and Finance, he has developed a collaborate, relationship-driven approach to commercial real estate. He naturally finds ways to create winning opportunities and has proven himself an aggressive tenant and buyer representative.

Parker Onufer, Facilities Manager


Parker Onufer is a 4th generation San Diego native, a Financial Services graduate from SDSU, and has worked in construction for over two decades. As a commercial superintendent, Parker oversaw ground-up development, custom projects, and tenant improvements for office, R&D, and laboratory spaces. His unique experience in commercial construction brings immense value to his clients and the Range Partners team. Parker's experience with construction costs, potential timelines, and project coordination allows him to leverage negotiations in favour of each client and ensure they receive maximum concession packages.