Jared Atkisson joined SimonCRE in 2015 as Vice President of Construction, and in 2022 moved into his new position as Executive Vice President of Development & Construction. His responsibilities include overseeing all of SimonCRE’s new construction projects, expansions, and remodels. In addition to completing more than 150 build to suit projects and counting, he has played a significant role in some of SimonCRE’s major projects including Park Northern in Phoenix, AZ (±127,280 SF), The Steelyard in Chandler, AZ (±26,292 SF), Simon Medical Center in Laveen, AZ (±32,008 SF), and a portion of the Village at Prasada in Surprise, AZ (100+ acres). Jared has especially abundant past experience in restaurant ground up construction.
He also has extensive knowledge in managing the planning, development, construction, remodel, property management, and maintenance of a large portfolio. Jared has worked on more than 225 Carl’s Jr., Hardee’s, and Pizza Patron restaurants throughout the Midwest and Southwest. He has effectively managed the construction of more than 75 ground up and restaurant conversions and has coordinated the interior and exterior remodels of more than 130 restaurants. Jared’s most notable local projects include the Carl’s Jr. located across the street from the University of Phoenix Stadium, and the remodel of the Carl’s Jr. and Phoenix Suns team shop, both located inside the Talking Stick Resort Arena.
Jared is a true family man who spends his free time with his wife and two young sons. He enjoys golfing, camping, coaching his son’s sports teams, trips to the beach, and almost any activity that gets him outdoors. He has donated time to Phoenix Children’s Hospital and enjoys participating in the annual Pat Tillman run.