Professional Profile: Chris Keith 2015

Chris Keith - 2015

Name: Chris Keith - 2015

Title: Managing Partner

Company: Northeast Retail Acquisitions, LLC

Location: Newburyport, MA

Birthplace: Rochester, NY

Education: Babson College

First job outside of real estate: Never had one..selling greeting cards door to door at age 8 was my first entrepreneurial pursuit.

First job in real estate or allied field: Buying foreclosures, fix ups & rentals (residential) while building my retail franchise business (leasing my commercial space).

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Recently completed the development & lease up of Brookside Plaza in Dracut, Mass. and we are searching for our next project. Exploring investments and partnerships in real estate and retail franchises.

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Exercise or cold craft beer (IPA).

Favorite book or author: Tony Robbins / Tim Ferris

Favorite movie: No favorite’s but most watched “Wonderful Life,” James Bond series

Last song you downloaded? I love Pandora

One word to describe your work environment: Efficient

Rules to live by in business: Same as the ones in life - People first; honesty, integrity, & respect..there are many more

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead) who would it be and where would you go? I would take Albert Einstein to the Shake Shack

What is your dream job? If I had to have one… Movie Star