Parker Associates is a professional organization providing marketing and sales consulting services to both public and private real estate and resort developers, home builders and investors to name a few. Initially established by Dr. David Forster Parker and Charlie Clark in 1982 as Clark Parker Associates modified to Parker Associates in 1990, the combined organizations have served over 500 clients in 33 states and 17 countries. In addition to Dr. David F. Parker, Parker Associates includes Vice President Chris Parker and Chief Technical Officer, David W. B. Parker, MBA-IT.
Dr. David Forster Parker – Founder and President of Parker Associates
David F. Parker has been a leading real estate consultant for over four decades throughout the United States and in 16 other countries. Prior to that, he was president of Audubon New Community in New York, Deputy Director of Sadat City in Egypt, and Consultant to Milton Keynes New City in England. His lectures, articles and books guide many real estate developers. Dr. Parker holds two degrees in urban planning from Michigan State University and a doctorate from the State University of New York at Albany. Dr. David F. Parker has been instrumental in the formation of The Real Estate Marketing Alliance to provide a team of professionals for the benefit of all real estate development companies in their efforts to work toward successful projects. Find out more about The REMA Team at www.realestatemarketingteam.us. Read the Parker Associates prospectus by downloading it here.
J. Chris Parker – Vice President, Parker Associates
Chris Parker has positioned hundreds of successful developments during his 20 years with Parker Associates. In addition to conducting research and analysis, he served as company administrator. Chris also manages direct marketing and sales of real estate in Florida through Parfam Realty. His education spanned three continents in Egypt, England and Florida, after which he coordinated hotel accounting and professional golf tournaments prior to joining his father and brothers in real estate analysis and marketing. Chris Parker has been helpful in the formation of The Real Estate Marketing Alliance, set up to provide a team of professionals for the benefit of all real estate development companies in their efforts to work toward successful projects. Find out more about The REMA Team at www.realestatemarketingteam.us. If you are interested in more information about Chris, please download his resume here.
David W. B. Parker – President, PTC Computer Solutions
David W. B. Parker has been at the forefront of web innovations since its earliest days in the real estate industry. His years of experience designing hundreds of websites, and proven expertise getting them noticed by the search engines, has kept PTC clients in front of the competition in the highly competitive environment for real estate on the web. He also developed the proprietary NETneighbor, a unique connected community Internet platform for planned communities. David brings advanced computer design skills to PTC as well offering complex networking, programming and database applications with a focus on real estate. www.ptccomputersolutions.com. David W. B. Parker has been critical in launching The Real Estate Marketing Alliance, formed to provide a team of professionals for the benefit of all companies involved in real estate development to assist them in their efforts to work toward successful projects. Find out more about The REMA Team at www.realestatemarketingteam.us. If you are interested in more information about David, please download his resume here.
Donald Waltz – Vice President, Parker Associates
Recently appointed Vice President, Don Waltz has been a part of Parker Associates since 1995 and has served as a Senior Associate member since 2006. Mr. Waltz is a Jacksonville native and graduate of the University of North Florida (BA in History).
During his long tenure with Parker Associates, Mr. Waltz has completed hundreds of feasibility studies, residential market analyses and commercial/mixed-use market evaluations conducted in multiple markets throughout the United States. In addition to his extensive experience in research and analysis of practically all possible land uses, Mr. Waltz is adept at designing and conducting consumer surveys, focus groups and client workshops. Don has earned the prestigious professional designations Member of the Institute of Residential Marketing (MIRM) from the National Association of Homebuilders (NAHB) as well as Certified Green Professional (CGP).
Prior to Parker Associates, Mr. Waltz served six years in the armed forces including a three-year assignment at the Atlantic Intelligence Command.