George joined the York Properties executive team in 2006 after spending 12 years in the retail leasing and property management divisions. In 2009, he became President and CEO of York Properties, where he leads the strategic direction of the company. He holds his North Carolina Real Estate License and his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation.
George is a full member of the Urban Land Institute (ULI) and served many years on a small-scale development council. Additionally, he is involved with the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). George is very active in his Young President’s Organization chapter, the Southern 7 Chapter, where he recently completed his term as Chapter Chair in June of 2020. He serves on the Board of Directors for the Food Bank of Central and Eastern NC, as well as the Board of Trustees for Transitions LifeCare.
George is a lifelong resident of Raleigh, NC. He is married to Parker and they have 3 sons, Smedes, Bowen, and Crawford.