Capitalizing on a 12-year record of Success in Helping Clients, KGO Announces New Leadership with the Promotion of Jennifer Olson to CEO

Washington, DC – Today, KGO—a real estate consulting firm—announced the appointment of Jennifer Olson, Principal, as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer. Jennifer Olson and partner Selva Gunenc will continue to co-manage the operations of KGO as former Principal Richard Kennington, transitions out of the organization.

This announcement comes on the eve of KGO celebrating 12 years of providing integrated professional services within the commercial real estate industry. KGO is excited to continue providing exceptional services, including project management, integrated change strategies and relocation management while collaborating with industry partners to build towards the next twelve years. 

With this next generation of leadership, KGO becomes a 100% woman-owned and managed company.

“As I step into the role of CEO I am energized and enthusiastic to lead KGO into a new era of success and to further build upon our strong foundation of excellence. This strategic change allows KGO to elevate and extend our services to continually engage with our clients. Most importantly, I look forward to building and developing our greatest asset – our people!” – Jennifer Olson

KGO continues to break ground by expanding into new geographic markets including New York, Chicago, Miami and Denver working with organizations ranging from start-ups to Fortune 100 companies.

“KGO continues to hold a significant leadership role in developing value-based success for our clients. The key to this success is how we maintain an undivided focus on accountability, transparency and efficiency.” – Selva Gunenc


KGO is a woman-owned and led fully integrated real estate consulting firm. Founded in 2007, KGO provides clients with an integrated project delivery approach using the established disciplines of project, relocation, change and construction management. KGO provides these services to corporations, non-profits, associations, healthcare, technology and government clients. The firm’s long-standing relationships with clients, industry partners, subcontractors and the culmination of our efforts have translated into award winning work, being recognized in 2018 as a ‘Best Places to Work’ by The Washington Business Journal.