November 01, 2016
DALLAS – Transwestern today announces industry veteran Ryan Tharp has joined the firm’s Dallas office as director of research. In this role, Tharp will coordinate research efforts for local market reports, national trends and corporate analyses, supporting business development and expansion of all Transwestern service lines across North Texas.
"Ryan has built a solid reputation in the Dallas-Fort Worth market, and we’re confident that his ability to identify real estate trends and market drivers will bring immediate value to our advisors and their clients,” said Paul Wittorf, Transwestern executive managing partner | market leader in North Texas. “We are dedicated to recruiting top industry talent, and the combination of Ryan’s skills and experience make him the ideal person to head our research platform."
Tharp brings more than 10 years of economic development and commercial real estate research experience to Transwestern, including expertise in statistical production, evaluation of corporate data and forecasting. He joins from Cushman & Wakefield’s Dallas office, where he oversaw quarterly market report production and developed research-based products and services for brokers and clients. Previously, he was involved in research services at the Dallas Regional Chamber, developing publications, presentations and technology to elevate the organization’s products to the community and clientele.
“I was immediately impressed with Transwestern’s culture and its strong team approach to business,” said Tharp. “I look forward to supporting the team and working with my research colleagues around the country to enhance the firm’s research capabilities and provide the extraordinary level of service that is Transwestern’s trademark.”
Tharp’s professional memberships include the Dallas Association of Business Economists and the Dallas/Fort Worth Real Estate Research Forum. He earned both a bachelor’s degree in business economics and a Master of Science degree in applied economics from the University of North Texas.
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