Jarvie to Lead Office Corporate Services Team
DALLAS – E Smith Realty Partners, a premier commercial real estate services company, has announced the addition of Steve Jarvie as president of E Smith Realty Partners. Jarvie will lead the growth initiative for Dallas tenant representation services and will serve on the company’s executive committee, assisting with strategic direction for the company.
“Change presents opportunity – and the addition of Steve Jarvie gives our team the opportunity to grow our expertise and expand E Smith Realty’s client-centric services in key platforms, ensuring an integrated presence throughout the industry,” said Emmitt Smith, chairman and co-founder of E Smith Realty Partners. “Jarvie complements our team culture that is built on a foundation of strong relationships and outstanding client service.”
Prior to joining E Smith Realty, he served as executive vice president at Jones Lang LaSalle (JLL) and The Staubach Company, focusing on the development of new business and management of client transactions. He has received numerous “Top Achiever” and multiple “Top Gun” awards, and is consistently honored as one of Dallas’ top brokers. Jarvie has represented a broad spectrum of local and national companies accounting for more than 10 million square feet of leases during his career.
“I am honored to join the E Smith Realty Partners team,” said Steve Jarvie, president, E Smith Realty Partners. “The leadership team has built a solid core team and the energy is strong. I look forward to building on their great work.”
The addition of Jarvie comes shortly after E Smith Realty Partners added commercial real estate industry leaders Susan Arledge, SIOR, and Jeff Pappas, to lead its global site selection and incentive services team. Arledge and Pappas were joined by Ann Harts as managing directors. The global site selection and incentive services divisions also include Amanda Swartz, Eric Padilla and Kim Essex.
“Jarvie and I worked together for almost 15 years at The Staubach Company, along with Karra Guess, our chief financial officer,” said Sharon Morrison, chief executive officer and co-founder of E Smith Realty Partners. “I’m very excited to bring him on board to cultivate our dynamic group and continue to build a high-performance team at E Smith Realty Partners.”
Jarvie earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Baylor University in Waco where he also played collegiate baseball. He is an active volunteer in numerous charities throughout North Texas and across the country.
About E Smith Realty Partners
E Smith Realty Partners is a premier commercial real estate services company representing local and national users and owners of office, industrial and retail commercial real estate. Led by Emmitt Smith and Sharon Morrison, the company is built on diversity, integrity, excellence and making a positive impact in communities. E Smith Realty Partners leverages many years of collective real estate brokerage services, investment strategies, leasing, lease administration, property and project management expertise into building a world-class full service company. For more information, visit www.esrp.com.