Mike Brown serves as Vice President of Cape Fear Commercial and plays an active role in the firm’s Development Services Division. He is responsible for identifying and managing new and ongoing development projects for the company and its clients, in addition to handling retail brokerage and property management responsibilities for Cape Fear Commercial’s retail portfolio.
Mike initially joined Cape Fear Commercial as a summer intern in 2003. After graduating in 2004, he began his career in sales in the Triangle, working for Pulte Homes Corporation, a publicly traded Fortune 200 company. Mike was later recruited to work on the company’s land development team, responsible for acquiring, entitling, and developing the division’s annual 800+ lot supply. During his tenure with the organization, Mike managed the development of a lot supply valued at more than $45 million dollars.
In 2007, Mike was asked to join the Development Team for Autumn Hall, a high profile 236 acre mixed use project located in Wilmington. As the project’s Development Manager, he was responsible for all planning, entitlements and ongoing development activities. Mike joined Cape Fear Commercial in 2009, but continues to be heavily involved in the Autumn Hall project in his role with Cape Fear Commercial and remains the project’s Development Manager.
Mike is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and holds a bachelor’s degree in both Economics and Management in Society. A native of Wilmington, Mike prides himself on remaining involved in the local community. He serves on the executive committees of both the Cape Fear Public Utility Authority Board and Cape Fear Council of the Boy Scouts of America. He is also a board member for the Carousel Center and serves on the Vestry at St. James Church. Mike and his wife, Jamie, reside in Wilmington with their son, Corbett.