Alden is an original member of SHOP Companies and specializes in engineering and executing growth strategies for both national and regional concepts throughout Texas and neighboring states.
Prior to joining SHOP, Alden spent 3 years at United Commercial Realty focusing on high volume tenant roll outs in Dallas-Ft. Worth, Austin & San Antonio. Alden has developed an understanding for stand-alone and inline retail & restaurant site selection and negotiation for tenants including 7-Eleven and Starbucks.
Alden’s current exclusive tenant representation clients include: 7-Eleven, 151 Coffee, Anytime Fitness, Auto Therapy Carwash, Boston Market, Burger King, Cava Grill, Children’s Learning Adventure, Elliott’s Hardware, F45, Freshfin Poke, Flying Biscuit, Hollywood Feed, The Jenkins Organization, Express Oil and Tire Engineers, Palm Beach Tan, Panda Express, Livingston Hearing Aid Clinic, Sauce Pizza & Wine, The Pilates Barre, Snap Kitchen, Sport Clips, Sprint Corporation, Unleavened Fresh Kitchen and We Yogis.
Alden is also involved in developer representation on single tenant and shopping center land acquisitions and leasing, Alden works daily with developers to identify and acquire property for end-users as well as create strategies for attracting and retaining quality tenants within shopping centers.
Alden graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the Hankamer School of Business with a major in marketing with a focus in real estate from Baylor University. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Sarah, his son Cliff, and their two dogs, Hank and Ellie.