11:20 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018
Members: Free, registration required
Late registration fee of $25 (members & non-members) for registration after Nov. 9th.
Thank you to our November luncheon sponsor, Mid America Metals.
Rick Halbert is the Commercial Developer for Pinewood Studios in Atlanta. Rick's career spans 36 years in commercial general contracting, development and real estate. He has completed over $500 million in transactions, providing the expertise needed to complete commercial real estate transactions, development or construction projects. Rick's specialties include land sales and purchases, site preparation, engineering, other pre-construction services, construction management, real estate development and financial consulting. These services have been utilized in both the commercial and industrial sectors, specifically in healthcare, film, television, industrial manufacturing, warehouse and distribution, churches, senior living, general office, retail and investment properties.
Rick has led the development of Pinewood Studios since its founding, providing expertise in the conversion of Rivers Elementary School to the Pinewood Atlanta Studios Production Centre, as well as in the development of the studio's purpose-built sound stages, offices, workshops and warehouses. He continues to play a role in the studios' growth today.
Pinewood Studios is known for the many popular movies and TV shows that have been filmed and produced on site. Recent films include Marvel's Avengers: Infinity War, Captain America: Civil War, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and more. Rick will be discuss how Pinewood Atlanta Studios was converted from a school into a production center, as well as the building operations and how the studio is run.