Chief Operating Officer
Jason Maddox is Chief Operating Officer for Epic Real Estate Partners. A veteran of more than 12 years in the real estate industry, Mr. Maddox most recently served as COO of NewQuest-Epic Investments, a joint venture between NewQuest Properties and EPIC. Under the NewQuest-EPIC banner, EPIC partnered with a large private equity firm and purchased $245 million in value-add retail centers nationwide from 2012 through 2014.
Prior to forming EPIC, Mr. Maddox spent over nine years working as Vice President at P.O’B. Montgomery & Company, a Dallas based privately-held operating company specializing in acquiring retail shopping centers in partnership with several major private funds, public REITS and life insurance companies, including AREA Property Partners (formerly Apollo Real Estate Advisors), Guggenheim Real Estate, Kimco Realty Corp, GE Capital, L&B Advisors, Hunt Realty Investments, Thackeray Partners, Protective Life Insurance Company and Long Wharf Real Estate Partners (formerly Fidelity Investments Real Estate Group). While at P.O’B., Mr. Maddox held responsibilities in asset management, development, partnership reporting, acquisitions, due diligence, financing, lease negotiations, dispositions, and corporate strategic planning.
Prior to joining P.O’B., Mr. Maddox spent two and a half years serving as a Case Team Leader and Consultant at Bain and Company, a leading global strategy consulting firm. Mr. Maddox worked alongside the senior management teams of large, global corporations developing their corporate business strategies, including sales-force effectiveness, pricing, customer retention, and acquisition analysis.
Prior to joining Bain, Mr. Maddox worked for Koch Industries, the second largest privately-held U.S. company with revenues exceeding $98 billion. While at Koch, Mr. Maddox played an integral role in the acquisition of Purina Mills, supervised the mid and back office for the agricultural trading floor, and provided accounting and trading support for the beef division, one of the top 10 cattle feeders in the country.
Mr. Maddox holds a Masters in Business Administration from Harvard Business School. Mr. Maddox is a graduate of Kansas State University where he obtained Bachelor of Science degrees in Accounting, summa cum laude, and Animal Science, summa cum laude, with a Minor in Economics. Mr. Maddox has passed the Uniform Certified Public Accountants (Kansas Society of CPA Gold Key Award), Certified Management Accountant (national Beyer Medal winner), and Certified in Financial Management examinations and is an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.