Bright Realty has promoted Vice President Britton Lankford to the position of senior vice president of retail brokerage. In his new role, Lankford will be responsible for oversight of the retail brokerage team as well as assisting Bill Knotts, executive vice president of Bright Realty, in new business development and recruiting as the company expands services for clients throughout DFW and Texas.
In the two-plus years Britton has been with Bright Realty, he has excelled in personal production as well as in mentoring and supporting his retail brokerage and sales associate colleagues, said Knotts.
Lankford originally joined the Bright Realty team as a commercial leasing and sales associate. Prior to joining the Bright team, Lankford worked for Century 21 Commercial where he managed 13 agents and handled tenant representation, successful site selection, lease negotiation and the opening of prosperous retail sites. He also served Cross Development, overseeing all aspects of Wal-Mart Super Center-shadowed retail projects with site selection and leasing.
Lankford is a licensed Realtor in the state of Texas, a member of North Texas Commercial Association of Realtors and the International Council of Shopping Centers. He lives in Plano with his wife and two boys, ages 5 and 7.