Jeff Read co-founded Read King Commercial Real Estate in 1991. He currently leads the company’s Executive Committee, and he directs the firm’s strategic planning, capitalization, and major tenant relationships. Under his leadership, Read King Commercial has developed over 3 million square feet of retail space, over 30 medical office facilities, and dozens of build-to-suit projects for national retail, restaurant, and fitness concepts.
After guiding the company through three decades of successful growth and evolution, Jeff passionately believes that Read King is positioned to be a break-out industry leader in an era of accelerating change. He is also committed to the concept that Read King’s success will continue to be based upon developing creative, quality projects that enhance the communities in which they are located.
Jeff is a native Houstonian. He has been active in retail brokerage, investment, and development since earning his BBA in Finance/Real Estate from Baylor University in 1982. In addition to his professional activities, Jeff is a leader in various social and non-profit organizations.