After serving 23+ wonderful years at Transwestern, Jack retired from the firm on December 31, 2017. Jack served on Transwestern’s Board of Directors and Executive Committee. He was an executive managing director with the firm’s national leadership team. Jack most presently led the firm’s national expansion program.
Before joining Transwestern, Jack, who has been in the commercial real estate business since 1973, was executive vice president of Atlanta-based Portman Properties, where he was responsible for all commercial operations. He was project director for the development of One Peachtree Center, a 1.2- million-square-foot, 60-story high-rise in Atlanta.
Jack also has served as managing partner of Inverness Securities, an investment-banking firm in Houston, where he arranged major project financing, established an acquisition fund and led the reorganization efforts for a multi-project, Texas-based real estate developer. He was also group vice president of The CRS Group (now CRS SIRRINE), where he oversaw domestic and international operations of the project/construction management subsidiary.
In addition, Jack was founder, acting chairman and CEO of Intergroup Development, a Houston based full-service real estate firm developing and managing commercial, retail and multifamily properties in Texas, Florida, Georgia and Macau.