With more than 25 years of extensive experience in commercial real estate development and operations, Patrick Cox is responsible for acquisition strategy, leasing and construction of development and redevelopment opportunities for ValueRock Realty Partners. Additionally, he oversees all redevelopment of existing shopping center properties within the firm’s extensive portfolio, building on his value-add background.
Before joining ValueRock, Mr. Cox served as Senior Vice President and Partner of Commercial Development, for a division of Steadfast Companies where he managed all facets of the firm’s commercial real estate portfolio. Throughout his 15-year tenure at the firm, he was an integral part of building the commercial platform amassing in excess of five million square feet of commercial real estate throughout the Western states. This includes, but is not limited to, the ownership/operation of a retail collection of assets consisting of regional malls, power centers and community shopping centers. Mr. Cox also helped guide the vertical development of the commercial platform’s office and industrial park projects throughout Southern California.
Prior to Steadfast, he was Owner and President of JPC Properties, Inc., a full-service real estate company offering comprehensive development and asset management services for investors and clients. For over a decade, he was Vice President, Real Estate for Pacific Rim Properties, Inc. (PRP).There he was responsible for development projects in Orange, San Diego and Riverside Counties. Key areas of responsibility included project acquisition, design and governmental relations, implementation of development and marketing plans, construction management, and lender and financial partner relations.
Mr. Cox earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from University of Southern California with an emphasis in Real Estate Finance.