A real estate industry veteran since 1972 and with the Allen Tate Company since 1992, President and Chief Executive Officer Pat Riley provides strategic direction for all aspects of the 59-year-old company as the region’s industry leader.
The Allen Tate Companies includes the flagship, Allen Tate Realtors, and the Allen Tate Family of Companies: Allen Tate Mortgage, Allen Tate Insurance, Allen Tate Home Services, Allen Tate Relocation and Corporate Services, Builder Services, and Master Title Agency.
Under his guidance, the company consistently ranks #1 in the Carolinas and among the Top 10 independent, non-franchised brokers nationwide.
Currently serving as chairman of the board of directors of Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, the world’s largest network of independent real estate companies
Career highlights include Principal of C. Pat Riley Realtors and President of Riley Horst Realtors.
Current board affiliations include Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®, Charlotte Center City Partners, NC Business Leaders for Education Reform (BEST NC), CPCC President’s Council, UNC Charlotte Center for Real Estate Advisory Board, Boy Scouts of America, Mecklenburg County Council and Charlotte Executive Leadership Council
Past board leadership includes Charlotte Chamber of Commerce, Arts & Science Council, Charlotte-Mecklenburg Public Schools Foundation, Greater Charlotte Cultural Trust, School Bond Campaigns, ASC Cultural Vision Plan, ASC Cultural Life Task Force, Boy Scouts of America Leadership Dinner, The Campaign for Cultural Facilities, Charlotte Mecklenburg Community Foundation, Charlotte Merchants Foundation, Centralina Council of Governments and WTVI Advisory Board.
Awards include MeckEd Education Champion of the Year, Realtor of the Year, Mint Museum Spirit Award, The Old North State Award - Office of the Governor, and Chairman’s Service Award, Leading Real Estate Companies of the World, and Swanepoel Power 200 Top 20 Power Brokers.
Licensed in NC and SC