About Us

Did you realize that Coldwell Banker Commercial started right here in Northern California out of the rubble of the great 1906 Earthquake in San Francisco?  And it all began with one man's desire to provide honest and professional real estate services.  To learn more about how Colbert Coldwell and later his partner Benjamin Banker helped bring higher standards to the real estate industry, click on the fascinating CBC Story below.


Mike Donnelly , Broker BRE # 01429436

Today, Coldwell Banker Commercial and Mike Donnelly continue to uphold the highest standards, and strive to bring a global perspective to Northern California.
As a Broker with more than fifteen years of Economic Development and Commercial Real Estate experience, Donnelly specializes in helping companies grow, expand and relocate to the area, and works closely with buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants and investors to help them achieve their goals.

Donnelly is a member of Chico Rotary and currently serves on the California Open Lands Trust Board of Directors and has served as the President/CEO of the Butte County Economic Development Corporation and has also sat on the Board of Directors for the Chico Economic Planning Corporation and the Oroville Economic Development Corporation.  He is also a Founder of Golden Valley Bank.  Donnelly is also a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and holds a Property Management Certificate from the California Association of Realtors (CAR).  He has also been honored as a top producer with the Coldwell Banker Commercial Circle of Distinction. 

To view Mike's Presentation, please click here.





Carrie Welch, Broker BRE# 01926238

Carrie Welch started her career in real estate working in development and residential construction with a local Chico firm building New Urbanist neighborhoods.  Her 14+ years of commercial property management coupled with the construction experience allows her to help clients through tenant improvement needs or navigate a build-to-suit process.   Creating a win-win solution for both parties, executing all transactions with integrity and a strong work-ethic, are all important facets of any transaction.   

Carrie currently serves on the KZFR community radio station Board of Directors and holds a Property Management Certificate from the California Association of Realtors (CAR).   She partners with Mike Donnelly at Coldwell Banker Commercial to provide their clients with a high level of responsiveness and experience in Northern California. 


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