W. Allen Morris, Chairman and CEO of The Allen Morris Company was recently appointed to the United Way of Miami-Dade’s 2014-2015 Executive Committee and Board. The board is comprised of community volunteers who determine how best to invest United Way dollars to garner positive results in the areas of education, financial stability and health.
The Allen Morris Company is one of the largest consulting brokers and developers in Florida, having completed 79 projects in Florida and Georgia. They are breaking ground in December on their 80th project, the SLS LUX Brickell (a 58-story condominium) in joint venture with The Related Group and their 81st project, The Hermitage Apartment Homes in St. Petersburg, Florida.
Mr. Morris is a recognized authority in the commercial real estate world, having appeared frequently as a guest expert on national programs such as 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 35 related real estate companies and president of three charitable foundations, Mr. Morris is past-chairman and advisory board member of Wachovia Bank of Miami. He is a Rotarian, the former chairman of the Florida Chapter YPO (Young Presidents’ Organization) and WPO (World Presidents’ Organization) and a lifetime senior member of the Orange Bowl Committee. He has served on the National Board of Directors of the Boys & Girls Clubs of America, as well as the National, Florida, and Miami Association of Realtors, and many local philanthropic boards. Mr. Morris is the incoming chair for United Way’s Veritage Miami wine and food festival in April 2015.
About The Allen Morris Company
The Allen Morris Company is one of the largest real estate firms in the Southeast U.S. specializing in commercial and multi-family residential development, leasing, property management, and brokerage. With offices in Miami, Coral Gables, Fort Lauderdale, Orlando, and Jacksonville, The Allen Morris Company has served its business and investment clients for over 56 years. For more information, please visit www.allenmorris.com or follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheAllenMorrisCompany or in Twitter @allenmorrisco.