Greg Morris Bio and History
Married 18 years. 3 daughters and 1 son. Children Ages 8,9,15, 19 My wife Shannon
M Morris is my business Partner and the love of my life. I am 57 years old.
I have helped broker over 40 Restaurant deals. In 1986 I got a PA Real Estate License and worked for a Pittsburgh Broker and we worked for General Mills before Darden was created and helped Purchase land and liquor licenses
for approximately 20 Red Lobster and Olive Garden Restaurants in different PA And New Jersey cities.
I have owned and operated Restaurants and Nightclubs and Banquet Rooms from 1984 to 2011. I have constructed at least 15 Building Developments including; Hotels, a 900,000 Sq ft Regional Mile Long Shopping Center, many restaurants, three Personal Care Homes, Urgent Care office, 3 Retail Plazas, Drug Stores , a 60,000 sq ft Engine Plant, several office buildings including a UBS Office Building and a Medical Office Building.
My Dad's father/ my Grandfather was part owner of the Washington Redskins with his brothers and another Partner during the 1960's and that Grandfather was also the Mayor of Washington DC and is the Founder / Creator of the World Famous Washington DC annual CHERRY BLOSSOM FESTIVAL. My Moms family owned a 3 Generation family Coal Co with over 1000 employees that closed in 1984 and was considered the largest family
owned Coal Co in The US at the time. My Mom and Dad were part Owners of the various Coal Cos.
My one Grand mother was a famous Archeologist and Sculptureous and has her art in many famous Museums.
I attended Mercersburg Academy for HS and I attended Denison UNIV in Ohio and majored in Economics and minor edit in Political Science and I attended Tel Aviv UNIV for one Semester in College and then travelled in Europe for one Semester.
I played 3 Professional Tennis Tournaments immediately after College and won the Downtown Mid Manhattan Tennis Club Tournament in 1980 when I was 22 yrs old.
Then I worked for the NYC Dept of Planning ,Office of Technology until returning home to work for our family Coal Co until 1983 when I started my first company called
Sundance Productions, which was a Concert Promoting Co and the largest Entertainment Band and DJ and concert and Comedian Booking Agency in PA between 1984-1986.
I promoted 0ver 40 National Artist Music Concerts.
Sundance Productions for 12 years owned a Semi Pro Basketball Team that played 20 NCAA UNIV Exhibition Men's Basketball Games every year for 12 years. Sixteen of our Players went on to play Professional Basketball in the US and abroad.
My sister . Atty Diana Morris , is the Director for George Soros's Enormous North American Philanthropies and has 7 offices called Open Society. My younger sister runs a National non Profit for the State of NJ called CASA