Larry Ritter is a founder and executive managing director of Newmark’s Columbus office. With over 35 years of commercial real estate experience, Mr. Ritter has helped the office grow into one of the largest commercial brokerage and property management firms in Ohio. He has been instrumental to the representation of major tenants, landlords and developers.
Prior to his career in commercial real estate, Mr. Ritter was the regional marketing manager for IBM Corporation and president and chief operating officer of Rax Restaurants.
Mr. Ritter is a member of the Columbus Commercial, Industrial, and Investment Realtors (CCIIR), the Columbus Board of Realtors and the Ohio Association of Realtors. His board affiliations have included CitFed BanCorp Inc., Fifth Third Bank of Western Ohio, The Childhood League Center, Big Brothers Big Sisters and The Ohio Hunger Task Force.
Mr. Ritter has a Master in Business Administration degree from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Arts degree in economics from The Ohio State University. He has also completed The President’s Class at the Harvard Business School.