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 2 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, Beer Park, Big Chicken, Brakes Plus, Boston Market, Burger King, Cava Grill, Church’s Chicken, Conn’s Home Plus, Express Oil and Tire Engineers, Flying Biscuit, The Jenkins Organization, Jimboy's Tacos, Ojos Locos, Panda Express, Livingston Hearing Aid Clinic, Salata, Sauce Pizza & Wine, Salsa Limon, Sport Clips, Sprint Corporation, Unleavened Fresh Kitchen, and Zoe’s Kitchen.
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 daughter Brooke.