Senior Vice President
License # 0461043
Chris Boyd provides a unique and powerful perspective to the Investment Services team given his expertise of commercial real estate investments and acquisitions experience beginning in 1997. He has worked extensively on the Principal side of institutional and private equity acquisitions, dispositions and asset management in the Dallas Fort Worth market as well as Chicago, Houston, San Antonio and Austin. Most recently, he was the Director of Acquisitions for a Dallas-based investment and development firm, and during his career, has acquired or overseen $2.5 Billion of nationwide investment properties. He has handled institutional portfolios with an estimated value of $100 million to $500 million including all major commercial property types including office, industrial, hotel and hospitality along with distressed debt in conjunction with principals, equity and debt capital partners.
Chris brings an institutional foundation, private equity/entrepreneurial experience and solid local market knowledge, providing a true ownership perspective to clients’ acquisition / disposition and business plan objectives. His experience includes UBS, Behringer, First Industrial Realty Trust, investment startups and Joint Venture sponsors, plus their respective debt and equity capital partners utilized for optimal execution.
BS Economics and MBA, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX
Memberships & Involvements
The Real Estate Council, Associate Leadership Council Alumni - Past President (Real Estate Council), SMU Alumni Board of Directors, NAIOP North Texas, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Church of the Incarnation
Executive Vice President
Creighton Stark is an executive vice president with the Capital Markets of North Texas. With more than 17 years of experience in commercial real estate, Creighton specializes in investment sales and re-capitalization of office assets for institutional, private and financial organizations.
Creighton has quickly earned a reputation as a leading investment advisor, with extensive experience in almost every aspect of office capital markets. He has well-established working relationships with several major institutional clients including New York Life, Lincoln Financial Group, UBS, TriGate Capital, Granite Properties, Parmenter Real Estate and many others.
Creighton moved his practice to Colliers in 2010. Before joining Colliers, Creighton was a senior associate with the national office sales division of Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, where his experience included representing leading institutions in the valuation, acquisition and disposition of commercial real estate assets.
In the five years prior to joining Marcus & Millichap, Creighton was president of CSC Commercial Real Estate, where he offered one-stop client services including finance, lease negotiations, acquisitions and development.
Senior Client Services Specialist - Licensed
Johanna Ramirez is a client services specialist in the Dallas-Fort Worth office of Colliers International. She focuses primarily in the area of Capital Markets and supports the office’s Capital Market Group.
Johanna provides high-level marketing and administrative support to her team by developing custom listing proposals and offering memorandums while also managing and tracking all property marketing activity and ensuring client’s needs and expectations are surpassed.
Johanna joined Colliers International in 2008 as part of the Capital Markets Group. The Capital Markets Group is comprised of experienced real estate professionals who specialize in the acquisition, disposition, and capitalization of office and industrial assets for institutional, private, and special asset clients.
Prior to joining Colliers, Johanna held a similar position as a transaction coordinator in marketing and brokerage support for Sperry Van Ness. She provided a broad range of advanced administrative support that included rent and invoice processing as well as all aspects of tenant relations. Johanna began her real estate career as a contract coordinator at Keller Williams Realty in 2005.
Johanna obtained her Texas Real Estate license in 2005.