Texas, as of December 17th, 2016, has added 210,800 new jobs, the result of a rise in oil prices and the resurgence of the energy sector. Marcus Hiles, the dynamic CEO of Texas real estate development firm Western Rim Property Services, is one of the state’s leading job creators, with over 10,000 properties in his portfolio and an additional 5,000 under construction. Hiles recently discussed the rapid growth of the state’s economy, and how that has made Texas the nation’s leader of business, hospitality, and most notably, energy.
One of the most respected business leaders in Texas is using his influence to take a stand for disadvantaged children. Marcus Hiles, Western Rim Property Services CEO, strongly supports the right for every student to receive the highest quality of education, his or her family’s socioeconomic status notwithstanding. To Put his words into action, Hiles bought more than 3,000 backpacks – filled with binders, pencils, note cards and many other school supplies – which he personally donated to children in need throughout Dallas/Forth Worth.