MARCH 2021, DALLAS, TEXAS – Award-winning commercial brokerage and developer, Hampton Commercial has announced that Laurence Chiang joined their executive leadership board as Vice President. As Vice President, he will be playing an integral role in growing new business and relationships with an emphasis on investments and development.
Prior to joining Hampton Commercial, Mr. Chiang was on the leadership team of one of the largest architectural firms in the US. He has over 24 years of experience in leading large-scale architectural projects and stakeholder relationship management. The types of commercial projects he has designed and managed include new construction and adaptive reuse of condo/residential properties, industrial, mixed-use, retail, aviation, healthcare, transportation, hospitality, sports, venues, gaming, K-12/higher education, and institutional architecture.
“Laurence not only has a strong reputation in the architectural world – his network of relationships is also built on trust and the integrity instilled in all that he does,” said Developer, Cecilia Hampton, CCIM. “His talents and capabilities will pivot Hampton Commercial with many more growth opportunities. We are very happy to have him on board.”
Mr. Chiang’s most noticeable large-scale design and management work in the US includes DFW Airport International Terminal D, DFW Airport Headquarters Complex, W Dallas Victory Hotel and Residences, AT&T Stadium, and major terminal expansion work at the San Francisco, Los Angeles, Houston, and Atlanta International Airports. His international experience includes leading the design and planning of high-profile projects, such as the National Taiwan University Cancer Center in Taiwan, National Aviation Academy in Mexico, Zhengzhou Xinzheng International Airport and Urumqi Diwopu International Airport in China, Long Thanh International Airport in Vietnam, and Venetian Macau Casino and Resort Hotel in Macau, China.
“I am very delighted to be part of the Hampton team,” said Laurence Chiang. “A major project that I am spearheading is the Wellspring Phase II-A Development in Celina. This community will have 81 lots that belong to Prosper ISD and is positioned to flourish – slated for delivery in 2022. With this project and other growth opportunities that we hope to continue unveiling, I am confident that my extensive knowledge and experience in commercial project planning, design, and construction, paired with my commitment to the successful delivery of investment and development opportunities, will drive Hampton and its partners to even greater heights”.
Mr. Chiang is also an accredited professional for LEED and WELL Building Certifications and is highly committed to minimizing environmental impact, promoting sustainable practices, and maximizing the health and wellbeing of end-users. He received his master’s degree in design and architecture from Harvard University Graduate School of Design, and his Executive MBA from Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business. Bi-lingual, Mr. Chiang speaks English and Mandarin, Chinese.
Hampton Commercial, part of Hampton International Realty Group with KW Commercial is a top real estate brokerage servicing the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex. Experts in land sales, purchasing, and development, the bi-lingual, award-winning team boasts decades of experience and over $175 million in transactions. To learn more about Hampton Commercial and the Wells Spring Phase II A Development in Celina, visit www.hampton-international.com/commercial-services .