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Mark Gibson

September 8, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm


Mark Gibson, CEO Americas Capital Markets, JLL

Real Estate, Life and Leadership

Before becoming the Chief Executive Officer of JLL Capital Markets, Americas as part of the HFF acquisition, Mark was a founding partner of HFF LP, having joined HFF’s predecessor firm, Holliday Fenoglio, & Company, in 1984. Mark became a Director and Vice Chairman of HFF, Inc. in November 2006, before the company’s IPO in 2007. On April 1, 2014, he became its CEO.

Beginning in 2003, Mark was an executive managing director at HFF and served as a member of both HFF’s executive and operating committees from 1993 to 2010 until the present time.

His 40-year career in Real Estate began in 1981, when he earned a degree in business administration at the University of Texas at Austin and joined Holiday Fenoglio in 1984.

Mark provides guidance and leadership at several organizations. He’s an Executive Committee Member at the UT Real Estate Finance and Investment Center and an Advisory Council Member at the McCombs School of Business. He’s also an Executive Committee Member and former Board Member of AFIRE, Executive Committee Member for Urban Land Institute, and a Trustee for ICSC.  He currently sits on the Board for UT Southwestern University Hospital, and previously sat on the Board of Advisors of Baylor Health Care System Foundation


September 8, 2021
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Mark Gibson

pat combs

Pat is currently Senior Vice President of Teamalytics (business division of the Flippen Group) and a college baseball color analyst for Fox Sports. Prior to that he spent 11 years working in the financial services industry with Morgan Stanley and 8 seasons playing professional baseball for the Philadelphia Phillies and MIllwauke Brewers. He was a member of the 1988 gold medal Olympic team and is the author of a soon to be released “More Than the Score” (October 2020). He and his wife Christina have raised three sons. 

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Jeff Thomas is the Founder/CEO of Archetype Wealth Partners and author of Trading Up: Moving from Success to Significance on Wall Street. After 25 years of working for the biggest names on Wall Street, Jeff and his team concluded that they could only pursue their vision by starting their own firm in 2017. Jeff and his wife Dolly are also well invested in the community, serving with a variety of non-profit organizations, ministries and foundations.

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