August 01, 2017
Who’s Who: Our Annual Guide to the Memphis Names and Faces You Need to Know
August City Guide 2017
Bayard Boyle, Jr. — Chairman of Boyle Investment Company, one of the region’s largest commercial, industrial, residential and mixed-use developers. Major projects in the Memphis area include Schilling Farms, Ridgeway Center, Humphreys Center, Garden of River Oaks, and Moriah Woods, among others. A third-generation real estate developer, in 1960, after graduating from Washington and Lee University, joined the company founded by his father, Bayard Boyle, Sr. Served as president 1971-1986, CEO since 1978, and C0-Chairman since 2013. Has served as board member of Rhodes College, St. George’s School, and Pathfinder International. Board member and chairman of the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. Inducted into Society of Entrepreneurs in 2001.