Colliers International office specialist, Taylor Allen, receives prestigious Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS® (SIOR) designation

October 7, 2020

Colliers International | South Carolina announced Taylor Allen has earned the Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS® (SIOR) designation.

The SIOR designation is awarded to real estate professionals in recognition of their knowledge, experience and proven successes in the markets they serve. To receive the designation, professionals must meet specific requirements, including recognition by developers, lenders and investors; high-level production, closing on average more than 30 transactions a year; and meeting SIOR’s production, education and ethical requirements. It is a signifier of high-quality service and expertise in the commercial real estate industry.

“Taylor’s SIOR designation reflects on his experience, professionalism, dedication and market knowledge,” said John Folsom, President/CEO of Colliers International | South Carolina. “Specializing in the office sector, Taylor’s knowledge of the Greenville market allows him to provide an exceptional level of service to our Colliers clients and the community.”

As a Senior Brokerage Associate and member of the Greenville-Spartanburg office brokerage team, Allen specializes in representing office landlords and tenants. He was recognized as a CoStar Power Broker for both office leasing and sales transactions in 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 and 2019. In addition, he has been a Top Producer for Colliers South Carolina in 2016, 2017 and 2019.

In 2019, Allen obtained his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation. Allen is actively involved with the Greenville United Way and has served as a Loaned Executive for the past three years. He is an active member of the Greenville Chamber of Commerce and serves in Clemson Young Alumni Council’s Greenville chapter. Allen graduated from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Management with a minor in Entrepreneurship.


About Colliers International

Colliers International | South Carolina has over 150 staff members, including 65 licensed real estate professionals, covering the entire state with locations in Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Spartanburg. Total 2019 brokerage volume exceeded $419 million, which included over 452 sales and leasing transactions. In addition to traditional commercial real estate representation services for our clients, the company is actively engaged in Corporate Solutions and Healthcare Services. Colliers International is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM) and is the largest manager of commercial real estate properties in South Carolina, with a portfolio of nearly 15.5 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers International’s staff hold 44 professional designations, the most of any firm in South Carolina. Colliers | South Carolina’s partner, LCK, provides project management services for new facilities and renovations across South Carolina.

Colliers International (NASDAQ, TSX: CIGI) is a leading real estate professional services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our more than 15,000 enterprising professionals work collaboratively to provide expert advice to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. In 2019, corporate revenues were more than $3.0 billion ($3.5 billion including affiliates), with $33 billion of assets under management in our investment management segment. Learn more about how we accelerate success at, Twitter @Colliers or LinkedIn.