Chief Development Officer
As Chief Development Officer Matthew leads a team of professionals who identify communities seeking solutions to maximize their real estate assets to attract desired businesses, boost revenue streams, and increase the quality of life within their community. Over the course of his career at Retail Strategies he has served and excelled in every position on the team, gaining experience in business attraction and development, market research and analysis, marketing, and relationship management. Matthew has years of experience developing a deep knowledge of the needs of communities through working hand-in-hand with local elected officials, economic development professionals, chambers of commerce, as well as municipal and county governments. His passion to succeed, willingness to help others, and relentless work ethic brings tremendous value to our team and the communities we serve.
Matthew completed his undergraduate work at University of Alabama achieving a degree in Marketing with a specialization Sales. In addition, he is a licensed Real Estate Professional and a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) currently working toward his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation to better serve our clients.
Thomas Edison, if you disagree then you are calling my mom a liar.
My family eats “Sunday Lunch” every Sunday. There are 30+ of us and we have never missed a Sunday.
My dad never let me quit anything I started. It’s the most valuable quality I have.