James Namken

Senior Vice President

Professional Background

James Namken is a Senior Vice President with the Houston office of Weitzman.  He has extensive project leasing and tenant representation experience in the Houston-area retail market.

Representative Clients: Project Representation

Namken’s project leasing experience includes project leasing assignments for many of the Houston area’s top retail property landlords and the sale of assets for retail property owners, including:

  • LNR
  • Chase Bank
  • DRA Advisors
  • PMRG
  • Weingart Foundation
  • Heitman
  • Dillard’s

Representative Clients: Tenant Representation

Namken’s tenant representation experience includes work for leading concepts including:

  • Pier 1
  • CycleBar
  • UFC Gym
  • Grade Power
  • Princi Italia
  • AT&T
  • Chase Bank
  • Cru
  • Flying Saucer
  • Flywheel Sports
  • Salons by JC
  • Kroger
  • Liberty Mutual
  • Mellow Mushroom
  • Cane Rosso
  • Clothes Mentor
  • Brides by Demetrios
  • Jo-Ann Stores
  • Golfsmith
  • Jos A Bank
  • Ace Hardware
  • Studio Movie Grill
  • Faces 365
  • Music & Arts
  • EB Games
  • King Dollar
  • Casual Male
  • Rochester Big & Tall
  • Ashley Sleep
  • Coal Vines
  • Dental Professionals of Texas
  • LA Boxing
  • Schlotzsky’s
  • Your Community Credit Union
  • AIO Wireless


Namken is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and the Houston Association of Realtors.


Namken received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Houston.