As Senior Director specializing in Retail Landlord Representation in Franklin Street’s Tampa office, Alex Wright works with commercial real estate owners and developers to improve tenant retention, stabilize operating income and maximize the value for retail properties throughout West Florida.
Mr. Wright rejoined Franklin Street after serving as Leasing Director for DDR Corp. in Atlanta, where he managed the leasing of 26 properties totaling over 8 million square feet. While at DDR, he oversaw multiple brokerage teams’ efforts to maximize leasing activity while partnering with large institutional clients such as Blackstone and TIAA-CREF. Mr. Wright previously spent five years as a Director of Retail Tenant Services for Franklin Street and completed leasing transactions valued at more than $12 million. He has represented a variety of national and regional clients including Harbor Freight Tools, Guitar Center, Freshii, Snap Kitchen, Chicken Salad Chick, NRG eVgo, T-Mobile, Great American Cookies, Pretzelmaker, Marble Slab, PNC Bank, Little Caesars, Great Clips, Title Boxing Club, and Smoothie King.
Heavily involved in the commercial real estate community, Mr. Wright is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) and served as a board member with the Young Atlanta Retail Alliance and Young Atlanta Leadership League.
Mr. Wright graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor’s degree in Anthropology. He is a licensed real estate salesperson in Florida and Georgia.