Ashton Simmons, President of Operations for SHIFT Capital LLC, has over twenty 20 years of experience opening and managing retail and mixed-use commercial developments nationally, and leading multifaceted teams
Ashton has a tremendous ability to build rapport with the communities and find ways to effective program and activate interior and exterior spaces. Prior to SHIFT, Ashton has held positions as Managing Director, Assistant Vice President, Senior General Manager, and General Manager for Brookfield, CenterCal Properties, Seritage Growth Properties and LBG Real Estate Companies.
Ashton holds a bachelor’s degree in international finance from Morgan State University, a master’s in business administration degree from the DeVry – Keller Graduate School of Management, and a juris doctorate degree from Hofstra University School of Law.
A native of the Greater Philadelphia Area, Ashton recently relocated back to his roots with his family. Ashton is a licensed real estate salesperson in the state of Pennsylvania. Ashton is member of the Greater Philadelphia Chapter of NAIOP and International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC).