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A career in commercial real estate has been a goal of mine since I was young. Childress Klein’s company wide experience and brand allows our team to consult and assist clients in their real estate strategy to make informed and appropriate business decisions. Our high touch and engagement creates a long standing, impactful relationship to drive long-term success for our clients in any market climate.

Ryan Thompson

Director of Brokerage Services
Charlotte, NC

A natural fit within our brokerage service division, Ryan brings a natural problem-solving ability to the team, blending personalized services with a desire to understand people’s needs and come up with effective solutions to meet those needs.

With an understanding of the local market and commitment to work closely with each client and identify their unique requirements, Ryan stands out for his second-to-none negotiation ability helping tenants avoid mistakes and finding them the right space.

Ryan has successfully expanded CK’s portfolio, with notable clients such as Wantman Group Inc., IntraPac International, Delta V Forensic Engineering, Archroma U.S. and more. His expertise includes helping clients identify hidden opportunities in the market, assisting with negotiations and much more. Highly sought after for his advice and judgment, he has a reputation for going above and beyond to best service his clients and protect their interests.

B.A., Business Management | University of Kentucky

Childress Klein
Brokerage Services Associate, 2015 - Present

Computer Services Inc. Regulatory Compliance Group
Business Development Director, 2011 – 2015

Licensed Real Estate Broker (North Carolina & South Carolina)

Charlotte Regional Commercial Board of Realtors (CRCBR), Membership Committee Chair and Board Member, Leadership Class Committee Chair

Did you know?

I became a certified SCUBA diver at age 13 and have dove to over 100 feet deep, but my passion is golf.

Relevant Experience

InfoCenter Charlotte, NC
6,826 SF | Office

ODELL Associates, Inc. Charlotte, NC
8,000 SF | Office

Clark-Powell Associates, Inc. Multimarket
8,000 SF | Office, Industrial

Community Eye Care Charlotte, NC
14,000 SF | Office

Delta v Forensic Engineering, Inc. Multimarket
10,000 SF | Office, Industrial

Blumenthal Performing Arts Charlotte, NC
15,000 SF | Office

USI Insurance Charlotte, NC
15,672 SF | Office

Miles Mediation Multimarket
20,000 SF | Office

Childcare Resources Charlotte, NC
22,000 SF | Office

Wantman Group, Inc. Multimarket
130,000 SF | Office

Archroma U.S., Inc. Charlotte, NC
32,000 SF | Office

IntraPac International Corporation Multimarket
190,000 SF | Office, Industrial

Arrival Automotive Charlotte, NC 
851,000 SF | Office, Industrial

Evans General Contractors Charlotte, NC Office
Walbridge Charlotte, NC