Colton T. Sudberry
As President and CEO, Colton has maintained the company’s focus on mixed-use town center developments with an emphasis on urban in-fill and master-planned communities. Major projects under development include the award-winning 230-acre master-planned community of Civita in San Diego’s Mission Valley, the 465-acre El Corazon mixed-use community and SoCal Sports Complex in Oceanside, the 900,000-square-foot Watermark mixed-use project in San Diego’s Scripps Ranch as well as several others throughout San Diego County, Riverside County, and Los Angeles. The firm also specializes in entitling particularly challenging and complicated properties.
Before joining the firm in 1997, Sudberry was a leasing agent for the Corti Gilchrist Partnership, involved in all aspects of the retail leasing process in both the development and re-development of major retail properties. He represented such iconic centers as Fashion Valley Mall in San Diego, Fashion Square at Sherman Oaks, and Irvine Spectrum Entertainment Center. Sudberry started his career at CB Commercial Real Estate, where he assisted senior brokers in retail leasing.
Sudberry has a master’s degree in Real Estate Development from the University of Southern California and dual bachelor’s degrees in International Business and Marketing from the University of Colorado, Boulder. At UC Boulder, he played for the 1990 varsity football team, which became National Champions, Big-8 Champions, and Orange Bowl Champions.
Sudberry is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and Urban Land Institute. He is also a member and former member of the board of directors of NAIOP San Diego.
He serves as a board member of the USC Lusk Center for Real Estate, The San Diego City College Foundation and Santa Fe Christian Schools.