Billy has been exclusively focused on the southeastern multifamily market for many years now and has completed over $2B in transactions, including over 12,000 units across the region. Before entering the Real Estate business, he founded, grew, and successfully exited McClatchey Broadcasting Company, which owned and operated radio stations located across the Carolinas. Prior to that, Billy worked in the mergers and acquisition groups for Bowles Hollowell Conner & Company where he advised on over $1B in transactions. He also previously worked for Trident Financial Corporation where he helped raise over $1B for financial institutions seeking an initial public offering. Upon graduating from Duke University with a Bachelor of Arts in History and Religion, Billy also received his MBA from the University of North Carolina, where he was awarded the prestigious Tiger Fellowship given by Hedge Fund Investor Julian Robertson. He was also named to the Triangle Business Journal’s “Top 40 under 40” list in 2010.
Billy has a true passion for the outdoors and most likes to golf, hike, fish, and hunt. He also enjoys spending time with his three kids, family, and friends.