“Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.”
-Henry David Thoreau
As Chief Financial Officer of HUTTON, Matt is responsible for leading all aspects of the company’s finance, accounting, information technology, acquisitions, dispositions, human resources, investor relations and property management activities, with a committed focus to value creation for HUTTON clients and team members. Matt’s passion for real estate and experience in helping thoughtfully grow high-quality companies by cultivating relationships with investors, bankers, and clients is well-suited to the HUTTON culture. Most recently, Matt helped facilitate HUTTON’s largest transaction, a 59-property, $186 million portfolio sale. Prior to joining HUTTON, Matt served as Chief Financial Officer at Agree Realty Corporation where he helped the company double in value over an 18-month period, and before that, Vice President of Finance at Pebblebrook Hotel Trust where he helped the company grow from a $400 million IPO to a $4.5 billion blue-chip lodging REIT. Matt holds a BBA in Finance from Eastern Michigan University and an MBA from Xavier University. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts.