The Dogwood Building (2004) houses the Thomas Family Center for Entrepreneurship which is named after Los Angeles real estate developer and Pembroke native James Thomas and his family.
James Thomas, a Los Angeles real estate developer and Pembroke, N.C. native, is chief executive officer and chairman of Thomas Property Group (TPGI, Nasdaq).
An attorney, Thomas started the company in 1983. TPGI owns real estate across the U.S. and is engaged in the acquisition, development and management of office, retail and multifamily properties.
The Dogwood Building is located at 901 Dogwood Lane.