Commercial real estate developer SimonCRE announces the recent hire of Jared Atkisson as director of construction.

Atkisson comes to SimonCRE highly experienced with a strong work history including managing the planning, development, construction, remodel, property management and maintenance of a portfolio of over 225 Carl’s Jr., Hardees, and Pizza Patron restaurants throughout the Midwest and Southwest. He has effectively managed the construction of over 75 ground up and restaurant conversions and has coordinated the interior and exterior remodels of over 130 restaurants.

His most notable local Arizona projects are the Carl’s Jr. located just across the street from the University of Phoenix Stadium and the restaurant and Phoenix Suns team shop remodel, located inside the Talking Stick Arena Resort (formerly known as US Airways Arena).

“Jared’s impressive work experience will greatly add to the value of our construction project goals and we’re excited to bring on such a qualified Director of Construction,” says Joshua Simon, president and founder of SimonCRE. “His vast knowledge of buildings, assertive disposition and dedication to project delivery goals make him an invaluable asset to our team.”

Atkisson will oversee all of SimonCRE’s new construction projects, expansions and remodels. SimonCRE has over $40 Million in construction projects planned in seven states in 2015.

Jared Atkisson can be reached at 480.745.7862 and