As managing partner of Caliber Capital, Rick is responsible for retail property acquisitions and dispositions in the Southeast, as well as the oversight of all leasing. In addition, Rick is responsible for cultivating and maintaining business relationships with national retail tenants, investment brokers, industry buyers and sellers of retail real estate.
Prior to joining Caliber Capital, Rick was the director of acquisitions and a partner of Equity Investment Group. He has been involved in more than one billion dollars of retail assets bought and sold during his 18 year tenure at Equity Investment Group. He joined EIG in 1997 as senior leasing associate, responsible for pursuing leasing opportunities with national accounts for shopping centers located in the Southeast and Southern U.S. regions. Prior to joining EIG, Rick was chief development officer for Kruse Development in Destin, Fl., specializing in commercial and residential development throughout the Florida panhandle.
Rick has a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Florida State University in Tallahassee, Fl.
Today, Rick resides in Roswell, GA with his wife and two children. He is also actively involved in ICSC.