Principals


The Szeles family of companies is a partnership consisting of Alexander R. Szeles, A. Richard Szeles, and Brian J. Szeles. The purpose of this partnership is to develop and manage real estate investments.

Alex Szeles - Founder

Alex Szeles
Alex is Chairman of the Board of Alex R. Szeles, Inc., fire restoration company that has been operating in the Harrisburg area since 1975. He has been in the construction industry for the past thirty-seven years and has also been involved in real estate development for over 30 years, having developed or acquired the following projects:
  • Executive Park, Camp Hill, PA
  • Executive Park, Wyomissing, PA
  • Executive Park, Harrisburg, PA
  • Lawnton Center, Harrisburg, PA
  • Locust Ridge Apartments, Harrisburg, PA
  • Londonderry Apartments, Harrisburg, PA
  • Londonderry Medical Center, Harrisburg, PA
  • Wyomissing Medical Center, Wyomissing, PA
  • Riverside Corporate Center, Macon, GA
  • Beaufort Professional Center, Harrisburg, PA
  • 939 East Park Drive, Harrisburg, PA

Alex has also spent significant time as:

  • Chairman of the Building Committee, Holy Spirit Hospital Surgery Center
  • Chairman of Real Estate Committee, Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg.
  • Past Member of Board of Directors - American Lung Assoc. of PA
  • Past Member of Advisory Board - Villa Teresa Nursing Home
  • Past President of St. Catherine Laboure Church finance and building committee
  • Past Co-chairman of fund raising for the new St. Catherine Laboure Church
  • Past Chairman of the building committee for the new St. Catherine Laboure Church and 1st school addition
  • Past Officer of Jaycee's
  • Past Fundraising Chairman for Delorosa House, Inc. (a home for single mothers and children)
  • Member of Finance for the Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg
  • Chairman of the Real Estate Committee for the Catholic Diocese of Harrisburg
  • Member of the Finance and Building Committees for St. Catherine Laboure Church
  • Member of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem

Richard Szeles - Managing Partner

Richard SzelesA. Richard Szeles has been the managing partner of Szeles Real Estate Development Company, L.P., a full-service commercial office building and management company, since 1986. He was educated in the field of business administration with an emphasis on finance and received his degree from Loyola College in Baltimore, MD. He has been responsible for the development or acquisition of the following projects:
  • Airport Corporate Center, Trenton, NJ
  • Winchester Plaza Corporate and Professional Center, Allentown, PA
  • Corporate Center 15, Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Hillside Corporate Center, Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Treeview Corporate Center, Wyomissing, PA
  • Winchester Plaza Corporate Center II, Allentown, PA
  • State Hill Professional Center, Wyomissing, PA
  • Shelly's Point, Mechanicsburg, PA
  • Commerce Court, Wyomissing, PA
  • Rossmoyne Corporate Center, Mechanicsburg, PA
  • 1711 N. Front Street, Harrisburg, PA
  • Evergreen Corporate Center, Camp Hill, PA
  • Renaissance Place, Lemoyne, PA
  • Anchor Place, Lemoyne, PA
  • 275 Grandview Plaza, Camp Hill, PA
  • Slate Hill Business Center, Camp Hill, PA
  • West Shore Office Center, Camp Hill, PA
  • 100 Corporate Center, Camp Hill, PA

Rick has also dedicated significant time as:

  • Secretary and part owner of Alex R. Szeles, Inc. - an affiliated company of Szeles Real Estate Development Company, L.P.
  • Board Member and Chairman of the Building and Finance Committees for The Janus School
  • Board Member, Chairman of Loan Committee, and Chairman of the Real Estate Committee for Legacy Bank
  • Morning Star Pregnancy Center Chairman of Construction Committee
  • St. Lawrence Music School Chairman of Construction Committee
  • St. Catherine Laboure Parish Building Committee Member

Brian Szeles - Partner

Brian Szeles
Brian has been the President of Alex R. Szeles, Inc. since 1984 and has had extensive training in commercial and residential construction. Alex R. Szeles, Inc. has been consistently ranked in the top 200 nationally by Qualified Remodeler Magazine under Brian's leadership. Brian has also been responsible for the development of the following real estate projects:
  • Riverside Corporate Center, Macon, GA
  • Cross Valley Corporate Center, Wilkes-Barre, PA
  • Wyomissing Hills Professional Center, Wyomissing, PA
  • Century Professional Center, Mechanicsburg, PA
He also has been active as a board member at Bishop McDevitt High School and chairman of their building committee.