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A Legacy Luncheon with Riley Skinner & Chip Skinner of Skinner Bros. Realty Co.
Bridger Field House at BB&T Field
499 Deacon Blvd
Winston-Salem, NC 27105

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Thursday, November 15, 2018, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM EDT
Category: Events

Description: Join the CPB for a moderated discussion with Riley Skinner, Vice President and his father, Chip Skinner, President of Skinner Bros. Realty Co. in Jacksonville, FL. They will share the story of their family business, Riley's transition from WFU to working in the business and lessons learned along the way. Riley is a WFU Alum and former Quarterback for the Demon Deacon Football Team. The Conversation will be moderated by Athletic Director, Ron Wellman.   

What will I learn? The legacy luncheon series features business leaders sharing their business, family, and personal stories. These programs are centered around our programming focus areas: Culture, Leadership, Succession Planning, Governance, and Family Harmony.

About Riley Skinner: Riley Skinner joined the company in July of 2013, after spending three years as a Loan Originator with Capital Advisors, Inc. in Charlotte, North Carolina. While at Capital Advisors, Riley arranged more than 25 million dollars in permanent financing for commercial real estate properties through lending sources such as life insurance companies, conduit (CMBS) lenders, Fanny Mae / Freddie Mac and commercial banks.

Skinner Bros. Realty, established in January 1999, is a developer, investor, owner and manager of retail, office and mixed-use properties. The firm specializes in acquisition, planning, permitting, development and marketing of real estate as well as the representation of individual and corporate clients in the search for premier business locations. Riley's role in the company includes: land and commercial acquisitions, construction/project design and management with a specialization in commercial finance. 
Riley currently oversees all aspects of the company's commercial development projects. These projects range anywhere from single tenant build-to-suits, to grocery-anchored shopping centers to large, complex master-planned developments throughout Northeast Florida. 

Since 2014, Riley has served on the Board of the Jax Sports Council. Riley graduated from Wake Forest University in 2009 with a B.S. in Business. While at Wake Forest, Riley was a four-year starting Quarterback for the Wake Forest football team. During his career, he won an Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Title, played in the BCS Orange Bowl and set numerous school records as a Quarterback. In 2009, Riley won the Jim Tatum award which is given to the top senior student athlete in the ACC.

Members of the Center for Private Business and WFU Students may attend this event for free. Non-Members are $50 per person. Registration fees are non-refundable. 

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Contact: Sarah Chandler, [email protected]