Who We Are

George York


George is President and Chief Executive Officer of York Properties, Inc., a position he has held since 2009. He holds his North Carolina real estate broker’s license and the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation. George is a full member of the Urban Land Institute and serves on a small scale development council within the ULI. George is also involved with the International Council of Shopping Centers and served as the 2009 President of the Board of Directors for the Triangle Commercial Association of Realtors. He received his BA from Wake Forest University in 1993 and his MBA from Kenan-Flagler School of Business at UNC-Chapel Hill in 2006. George is a member of the Board of Directors at Southlight, Inc., and the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC, along with assisting several other non-profits in committee only roles. He is also a member of the Young Presidents Organization where he has served in various leadership roles through the years. George is married to Parker York and they have three young sons (Smedes, Bowen and Crawford). George is an avid golfer and spends as much of his free time as possible pursuing this passion.