George Dunn is a co-founder and partner of GEMCAP Development, George has been active in commercial real estate, development, and construction for the past 17 years. He began his career after graduating from North Carolina State University where he studied Business and Economics. George worked as the Director of Leasing for Merchandise Mart Properties where he oversaw all leasing and tenant upfits for a 1.8 million square foot commercial portfolio comprised of over 350 tenants. His tenacity and knack for minimizing costs for each tenant contributed to his ability to maintain a 98% occupancy rate within the portfolio. George’s experience also has included working as the Director of Commercial Real Estate for a large family owned development and investment company. There, he was responsible for all acquisitions, dispositions, development, and management of a diverse portfolio comprised of over $75 million in value and over 800,000 square feet of leased space.
George’s work is characterized by a fierce advocacy on behalf of his clients. He works tirelessly to go above and beyond a client’s expectations, especially as it pertains to their costs and the time a transaction takes. His knowledge and experience with large portfolios has given him the ability to always find a way to get the job done, making him an indispensable player on any client’s team.