Christopher Burks

Senior Vice President



Chris has worked in commercial real estate since 2002 specializing in the restaurant industry. Before joing the Venture team, Chris spent a majority of his career at the John T. Evans Company based in Dallas, doing work throughout Texas for various restaurant groups.

Chris has established a niche working with franchisees for various brands, including some national brands on their expansion. Soon after getting into the business, Chris began working with various franchisees for Denny’s and grew that relationship into a role covering a majority of Texas. Also having done work with national brands like Burger King, Taco Cabana, Popeye’s and Raising Canes.

In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing golf and cruising around the Chesapeake Bay,.



Hobbies: Boating, Golf, Pickle Ball, Hiking

Vacation Spot: NYC in December, The Family boat on the Chesapeake Bay, Costa Rica

Favorite Movie: Casino, Tombstone, Rock N Rolla

Favorite Restaurant: Andiamo Italian in Addison Tx, Gibson Steakhouse Chicago

Bucket List: Watch the New York City 4th of July Fireworks show from the boat in New York Harbor.