Ryan Marks

Ryan Marks

Vice President of Real Estate Development

As Vice President of Real Estate Development, Ryan brings substantial, diversified experience to the table, as well as an extensive network of key relationships that strengthen everyone’s ability to overcome challenges and optimize complex transactions. His responsibilities in this critical leadership position include site selection, land planning, financial analysis, entitlement, permitting, government regulations and acquisitions. He ensures that teams and systems are on track to achieve the design, budget and scheduling objectives of our customers. Through his exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, Ryan is known for eliciting insights that add unexpected depth and nuance to development strategies, as well as his adept advocacy on behalf of customers when interacting with financial and regulatory institutions. His informed perspective and deep concern with making a positive impact on the life of communities contribute to successful outcomes for everyone involved.


Affiliations & Memberships

Board of Directors, NAIOP Wisconsin Chapter
Board of Directors, Community Memorial Foundation Froedtert & The Medical College of Wisconsin
Commercial Association of REALTORS® Wisconsin (CARW)
Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association (WREAA)
Former Board of Directors/Treasurer, Real Estate Alliance for Charity (REACH)
Former Building Board Member, Village of Elm Grove, WI

We don't just build buildings, we build stories.

At Ryan Companies, we have the privilege of creating the spaces where people live their lives. Whether it's their residence, their place of work, or the space where they come to play, these are places where people thrive. And as experts in construction and commercial real estate, our creativity is fueled by your story. Together, we build value, build communities and build the backdrops for life.

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