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Joseph Rigsby Bagby, American financial investor. Named to Hall of Fame, National Association Corporation Real Estate Executives, 1991.


Bagby, Joseph Rigsby was born on August 23, 1935 in Banner Elk, North Carolina, United States. Son of Wesley Marion and Ila Paunee (Rigsby) Bagby.


Student, Florida State University, 1955. Bachelor of Business Administration, University Miami, 1959. Middle Common Room, Institute Corporation Real Estate, West Palm Beach, Florida, 1977.


Employee and supervisor, Miami Herald Public Company, 1953-1963;research and sales assistant, Oscar Dolly Associations, Miami, 1961-1963;sales, appraising and property manager, Jack Thomas Realty, Miami, 1963-1965;director corporation real estate, Burger King Corporation, Miami, 1965-1970;founder, president, International Association Corporation Real Estate Executives, Coral Gables, Florida, 1969-1988; chairman of the board of trustees, National Association Corporation Real Estate Executives, Coral Gables, Florida, 1973-1988;board directors, National Association Corporation Real Estate Executives, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1971;president, founder, Property Resources Corporation and 14 other investment companies, Miami and Palm Beach, since 1970. Founder merger and acquisition investment company, 1997. Member businessman's advising committee United States Postal Svc., Washington, 1984-1988.


President interfraternity council University Miami (co-editor campus newspaper). Member, chairman finance committee St. Edward's Catholic Church, Palm Beach, Florida, 1985-1993. With United States Army, 1959-1961.

Member National Association Location Analysts and Negotiators (founder), International Corporation Real Estate Executives Association (life honorary member, board directors Corenet Global), Progress Club of Miami (co-founder), Optimist (founding member Miami Downtown club), Rotary (Harris fellow), Interfaith Cotillian (co-founder), Sigma Chi (president 1958), Alpha Kappa Psi.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: swimming, tennis.


Married Martha Green, January 1, 1965. 1 child, Meredith Elaine.

Wesley Marion Bagby

Ila Paunee (Rigsby) Bagby

Martha Green

Meredith Elaine Bagby