Matt Ritter

Co-Founder Principal

Matt Ritter, Principal of Pinnacle Real Estate Advisors, LLC founded the company with partner, Jeff Johnson. Prior to the creation of Pinnacle, Matt was a top producing Senior Broker Associate with a boutique brokerage firm in Denver. Matt served on DMCAR’s (Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Realtors) board of directors and executive committee and has won several accolades including top producer, and was selected by Realtor Magazine to be recognized nationally as “30 Under 30” in 2005. He received this award due to the Johnson Ritter Team’s continued success, coupled with his age and involvement in commercial real estate. Holding a degree in finance he relocated from the Chicago area.


  • B.S. Finance, Illinois State University, Normal, IL


  • 2006 – Present: Principal and Founding Partner, Pinnacle Real Estate Advisors LLC, Denver, Colorado
  • Finalist for NAIOP Multi-Family Broker of the Year for 2013 & 2014
  • 2001 – 2006: Senior Broker Associate, Unique Properties, LLC, Denver, CO
  • Recognized in Denver Business Journal as one of the “top 10 multi-family brokers” 2001 – 2014
  • 2000 – 2001: Investment Associate, Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Brokerage Company, Denver, CO
  • 1999 – 2000: Investment Specialist, Janus Funds, Denver, CO

Professional Affiliations/Awards

  • Licensed Real Estate Broker in the State of Colorado
  • Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Realtors (DMCAR) Board of Directors 2005-2008
  • Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Realtors (DMCAR) Executive Committee 2007-2008
  • Member of Denver Metropolitan Commercial Association of Brokers (DMCAB)
  • Member of Apartment Association of Metro Denver (AAMD)
  • Member of International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC)
  • Member of Young President’s Organization (YPO)
  • Past Member of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO)

Fun Fact

I took my family on a six week RV trip in the summer of 2014.