W. ALLEN MORRIS
Allen Morris | Florida's commercial Real Estate Leader | Leasing, Acquisitions, Dispositions | Developing Ponce de Leon Towers | Commercial and Industrial Property | Property Management
Allen Morris - Florida's commercial Real Estate Leader
W ALLEN MORRIS, CPM, CCIM, SIOR, CRE, FRICS
Chairman, President & CEO
W. Allen Morris is Chairman and C.E.O. of The Allen Morris Company.
He is a licensed Real Estate Broker, Mortgage Broker, and holds the professional designations of CPM (Certified Property Manager of the Institute of Real Estate Management) and SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors).
He is a past President of the Florida CCIM Chapter (Certified Commercial Investment Member of the Realtors National Marketing Institute) as well as holding the prestigious CRE designation (Counselor of Real Estate) and FRICS, as a Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.
is experienced in commercial real estate valuation, development, construction management, property management, analysis and brokerage, and as a consultant on investment properties.
has appeared as a leading authority on these topics as a frequent guest on the Fox Business News show CAVUTO with Neil Cavuto, on the Fox Business Morning Break with Charles Payne and in the Strategy Room with Eric Bolling.
In addition to being an Officer and Director of more than thirty-five different real estate-related companies and President of three charitable Foundations, Mr. Morris was also Past-Chairman and Advisory Board member of Wachovia Bank of Miami.
He is a graduate of the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he was awarded the American Management Association Award for Excellence as the top student in Marketing and Management studies.
He is also a graduate of the Harvard Business School.
is also very civic minded and having lived his
whole life in Coral Gables feels very strongly about his
is a Rotarian, the former Chairman of the Florida Chapter YPO
(Young Presidents' Organization), and currently a member of CEO (Chief Executives Organization) and WPO
(World Presidents' Organization) and a lifetime senior member of the Orange Bowl Committee
He was also the past President of The Miami Club, the city's oldest private business luncheon club.
He has served on the National Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, as well as the Board of Directors of the Florida Association of Realtors, The Miami Board of Realtors, and many local philanthropic boards.
has traveled extensively working with international clients, and served Florida on Economic Missions to Europe and Asia.
He is also a licensed Commercial Pilot, flying himself on most of his business travel.
For fun he
spends time diving reefs as a certified scuba diver and just recently passed his
test Tae Kwon Do Master (fourth degree black belt).
has received numerous professional distinctions including the 2009 South Florida Business Leader of the Year Award in Real Estate, the 2011 REAL Trend Setter Award from the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce
is a recipient of the Institute of Human Relations Award
given by the American Jewish Committee
and the prestigious Hickok Award from the Young Presidents' Organization
is the grateful father of four, who keep him very busy.
favorite saying sits on the edge of his
desk facing visitors "How CAN it be done?"
W. ALLEN MORRIS