Fred began his career with The Originals Group in 1983 and joined Southern Realty Corporation in 1985, becoming President in 1988. Fred was the founding partner of Caldwell Nyberg Interests in 1990, which was later renamed as Caldwell Companies. Today, the firm serves as a holding company for a family of related companies that invest in, develop, broker and manage residential and commercial real estate interests and participates in private equity investments.
The subsidiary companies, along with related partnerships, own, develop, manage and market the following: office, industrial, retail and land properties, residential communities and business parks. Caldwell Community Development master planned communities include Towne Lake, Rock Creek, Willowcreek Ranch, Great Oaks and Spring Creek Ranch. Caldwell Commercial Development projects have included Remington Square, Round Up Business Park, Greens Crossing Business Park, and buildings in the Research Park at TAMU in College Station. Through its service related entities, Caldwell Brokerage Company and Caldwell Management Company, the firm brokers and manages third party and related party office, industrial, land, retail and medical properties.
Fred serves on the Board of Directors and was past Chairman of the Cy-Fair Educational Foundation, is a former member of the 12th Man Foundation Executive Board, is a Lowry Mays College & Graduate School of Business Development Board Member, is on the Board of Directors and was past Chairman for the Lonestar College System District Foundation, and is an Elder with Terra Verde Community Church.
Fred is a graduate of Texas A&M University and holds both a Master of Science in Finance and a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. Fred was a three year letterman on the Texas A&M football team.
Fred and his wife, Susan, have been married for over 30 years and have two children: Amanda and Lindsey. The Caldwell's reside in Northwest Houston.