President and CEO, Allen Tate Company
Overall Rank: 38
Category: Power Brokers
Category Rank: 11
A 40-year industry vet, Riley oversees the Carolinas’ largest real estate company, whose brokerage wing, Allen Tate Realtors, has over 40 offices, 1,500 agents and produces over $5.2 billion in annual sales. In addition, he leads the firm’s broad swath of real estate divisions including Allen Tate Mortgage, Allen Tate Insurance, Allen Tate Home Services, Allen Tate Relocation and Corporate Services, Builder Services and Master Title Agency.
Riley also serves as chairman of the board of directors of large independent brokerage network, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World. Earlier in his career, he served as principal of local firm C. Pat Riley Realtors and president of Riley Horst Realtors.