Since 2005, Rick has co-managed AMC’s acquisition team, initializing and completing transactions in all real estate asset types except hospitality. Presently, Rick directs the company’s acquisition efforts in Texas, California, and the Midwest. Rick brings more than 40 years of experience from a diversified career in commercial real estate encompassing all facets of transactional activities, finance, and real property management.
Rick began his commercial real estate career in brokerage at Grubb and Ellis and later CB Richard Ellis as an industrial sales and leasing specialist, where he was awarded The Irvine Company’s “Outstanding Broker Award” for two consecutive years.
From brokerage, Rick transitioned into institutional real estate acquisitions. As a principal of T. Rowe Price Realty Advisors, Inc., and Vice President, Director of Acquisitions at Coldwell Banker Capital Management Group (now CBRE Global Investors), he was responsible for acquiring properties in throughout the United States in the form of joint ventures, convertible mortgages and outright purchases. He originated new property opportunities, negotiated deal structures and legal documentation, and performed the physical and financial due diligence on those acquisitions. Following T. Rowe Price, Rick was the Director of Real Estate for a high net worth family where he directed acquisitions, asset management, financing and dispositions of a large southern California real estate portfolio.
In 1995, Rick was offered the opportunity to help establish an investment sales division at PM Realty Group, resulting in the creation of a highly successful investment brokerage team directly responsible for 48 office, industrial, retail and multi-family sale transactions totaling more than $2.8 Billion.
In 2005, Rick was the recipient of the Co-Star “Office Sale of the Year” award, as well as the “Power Broker” designation. A partial list of his clients includes Aetna, AT&T, Bank of America, CB Richard Ellis Investors, CIGNA, Mass Mutual, Equitable Life, Goldman Sachs, The Irvine Company, Lincoln Property Co., TIAA-CREF, Morgan Stanley, Trammel Crow, Koll Bren, Schreiber Co., Fluor Corporation and TrizecHahn.
Rick holds an M.S. and M.B.A. from the University of Southern California.