With over 14 years of commercial real estate experience, Corey has been instrumental in helping small and large businesses identify and align strategic business, financial, and operational objectives with real estate requirements. He has led and/or has had material participation in real estate transactions totaling over $80 million. He has extensive experience in forecasting, budgeting, project management, site selection, and contract negotiation. Prior to joining T. Dallas Smith and Company, Corey worked for Kimberly-Clark Corporation in the Real Estate Center of Excellence. As a corporate real estate specialist for a Fortune 500 company, Corey’s experiences and above average ability to understand the needs of the business, evaluate the financial implications of the various options, and provide sound recommendations, helped drive value-add results. Corey also worked for SugarOak Holdings, a privately owned real estate investment company, where he served as Senior Leasing and Property Manager for a portfolio consisting of approximately 200,000 square feet of office space in suburban Atlanta. He has also worked for Colliers International where he served as Junior Asset Manager and Property Manager overseeing the day-to-day operations of a portfolio consisting of approximately 3 million square feet of Class A and B retail, office, and light industrial real estate. Corey is a graduate of the University of Alabama with a BS degree in Finance. He is a licensed Salesperson in the state of Georgia and has earned the prestigious title of Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM).
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Membership and Activities
His professional memberships include CoreNet Global, Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors (Government Affairs Committee) and National Association of Realtors. He is also a member of the Alabama “A” Club and Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Incorporated. When Corey is not serving his valued clients or spending quality time with his beautiful wife Leslie and their two children (Skylar and Sebastian), he offers his time and talents to his adopted Kindergarten class at McNair Discovery Learning Academy. Corey lives by the motto, “Each One – Reach One”.
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