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Matt Wilson

Vice President | Connected Development Services

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Matt Wilson
Matt Wilson is a Vice President of Connected Development Services and Connected Acquisition Services, investment divisions of The Retail Connection. After spending his first years with The Retail Connection on the brokerage side, Matt transitioned to the Development/Acquisition team of The Retail Connection, Connected Development Services, where he has spent the last 10 years. Matt has played a vital role in developments including the 925,000SF Arlington Highlands project which was voted Best New Retail Development in DFW in 2006, Village on the Parkway, a 380,000SF winner of the Best Redevelopment in 2012, and his current project The Village at Cumberland Park, a 700,000SF project in Tyler, Texas which began in 2013 and is under construction on its last phase. Matt works hard to expand Connected Development Services’ platform beyond North Texas, by working closely with the Houston, Austin and San Antonio teams of The Retail Connection. The Retail Connection has awarded Matt with “Best Investment” for The Village at Cumberland Park project in 2013, and the “Cornerstone” award in 2015, an award given to an individual that serves as a critical building block for the company.

Wilson holds a Texas Real Estate License and is an active member of International Council of Shopping Centers and The Real Estate Council. Wilson was one of 30 young professionals in DFW selected to TREC’s Associate Leadership Class (ALC) in 2014, a 10-month long leadership development program for 27-37-year-old commercial real estate professionals.

Wilson is also a member of The Village Church, and Young Texans Against Cancer (YTAC), an organization that supports North Texas hospitals and charities through funding cancer outreach and research, where he served on the board from 2011 to 2016.

Matt graduated from Baylor University in 2005, where he received his BBA in Real Estate, and met his wife, Catherine. Matt and Catherine have a son, Marshall, who was born November 22, 2016.