Larry Hawker began his real estate career with The Trammell Crow Company, at the time, the largest and most prestigious developer in the US. During his 16 years with TCC, Larry was responsible for the financial results of a multiple of retail development projects and was also involved in the leasing of many retail shopping centers. Throughout his time with TCC, Larry held various positions and titles ranging from Leasing Agent to Sr. Vice President and included an extensive scope of responsibilities. For the last eight years he was charged with running the retail division including development, leasing, and asset management.
While in the process of relocating to Las Vegas for Trammell Crow, Larry was recruited by Weingarten Realty Advisers (“WRI”) to be the Regional Director of New Development and Acquisitions having responsibilities for west Texas, New Mexico, Utah, Nevada and parts of California. During his tenor with WRI, Larry was responsible for nearly 700,000 square feet of new development in addition to several other retail projects that were in various phases of development or redevelopment. More recently, Larry was involved in a start-up development group named Vertical Holdings Company (“VHC”) as a principal. VHC developed retail projects in Nevada and Arizona. Since leaving Trammell Crow Company Larry has been involved in over 2 million square feet of retail developments as well as having been a court-appointed receiver multiple times based on his reputation and understanding of the legal processes involved with financially challenged real estate.
Larry received a Bachelor of Science degree in International Relations from Brigham Young University and completed all course work for the MIM (MBA) program at Thunderbird School, now at Arizona State University. In addition, Larry holds three real estate licenses, is a member of ICSC and has served as it’s state director for New Mexico.
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