Jack Little, Class of 2018
Thornton Ratliff, Class of 2015
Birmingham Business Journal's Rising Star Series recognizes up and coming leaders in key industries, including real estate, accounting, health care, law and money. Little, vice president of brokerage for Red Rock Realty Group, and Ratliff, development manager for Dobbins Group, are among those young professionals under age 40 impacting their industries and shaping the future of Birmingham business.
Rising Stars are individuals identified by their companies, colleagues or clients as key people to watch in the years to come.
Honorees will be celebrated at a special Business & Beer event on Jan. 26 at TrimTab Brewing Co. in Birmingham.
Auburn’s Master of Real Estate Development equips students with the skills to master key aspects of real estate development, including architecture, construction, finance, law, market analysis and planning. The Harbert College of Business and the College of Architecture, Design and Construction have combined efforts to deliver a unique program that balances instruction on sustainable development and natural resource efficiency with a solid foundation of business knowledge.