The Fields Companies announces Eric Houston as new Chief Development Officer

The Fields Companies is pleased to announce that Eric Houston has joined the globally renowned steel distributor and manufacturer as Chief Development Officer of Foxgate Capital, a Fields Cos. subsidiary that focuses on platform-oriented investment strategies – specifically in Texas – that possess industry-specific growth drivers and strong housing demand dynamics. Houston is a proven real estate and finance professional who has served in those industries for over 25 years. He boasts specific acumen in mortgage dealings – having owned his own mortgage company for 15 years – and has executed a number of high-profile investment deals. Most recently, Houston served in a leadership role in the land acquisition, construction and sale of successful venture Eric & Jay’s RV Resort. In his new role, Houston is focused on raising capital for a number of projects currently in various stages of development and seeks to procure new project opportunities that may be investable for the firm.