Mike Boyd has been active in the commercial real estate industry since 1972 and is a nationally recognized specialist in industrial and investment property brokerage. Prior to launching the firm in 1977, he worked as an industrial broker in the Houston office of Coldwell Banker Commercial Real Estate Group.
Through active involvement in the most prestigious trade and professional organizations, Mike has played a significant role in making the decisions that shape the industry. Mike served as the Chairman of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR) in 1999 and President of CORFAC International, a global network of 60 independent commercial real estate brokerage firms serving markets across North America, Europe and the Far East. In addition, he has served as Chairman of the Commercial Investment Division of the Texas Association of Realtors (TAR), a Board Member of the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) and Chairman of its Commercial Committee; and as a national instructor and Trustee of the Education Trust Fund of SIOR. Twice he has been selected as SIOR Instructor of the Year.
Mike was the winner of several SIOR awards, including Largest International Transaction – 1999 and 2006, Largest “Other” Transaction – 1999, Largest Investment Transaction – 1998 and the Largest Intra-city Industrial Transaction – 1996. He was the Commercial Professional of the Year for HAR in 1993 and runner up in 1999. Mike was the Industrial Broker of the Year for the Houston Chapter of the National Association of Industrial and Office Professionals (NAIOP) in 1992 and 2000 and was runner up in 1998 and 1999. Mike also won the “Lone Star Award” for the Best Commercial Transaction in Texas in 2000 which was awarded by the Texas Association of Realtors.
Mike achieved his professional designations of Counselor of Real Estate (CRE) in 1997 and SIOR in 1980. Mike is the immediate past Chairman of the Real Estate Research Advisory Committee at Texas A & M University and Trustee of the Boyd Foundation Charitable Trust. Mike received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Business Management from Louisiana State University.