Colliers | South Carolina and Red Rock Developments win 2022 SIOR Member to Member Associate Transaction Award

June 8, 2023

Colliers brokers in Columbia and Red Rock Developments professionals were recently honored by the prestigious Society of Industrial and Office REALTORS® (SIOR) for a top industrial transaction globally in 2022 in the category of Largest Dollar Volume Member to Member Associate Transaction Award at SIOR’s Spring Event in Montreal, Canada.

Chuck Salley, SIOR, Dave Mathews, SIOR, Thomas Beard, SIOR and John Peebles of Colliers | South Carolina represented Red Rock Developments in the lease of a 497,952-square-foot speculative building in Sandy Run Industrial Park in Gaston, SC to Smart Warehousing. The building is on track to deliver in June 2023.

Salley, Mathews and Beard are all members of SIOR. At the time of the transaction, Peebles was a Member Associate of SIOR and recently received his SIOR designation.

From Red Rock Developments, Leah Bailey, SIOR and John Barker, SIOR received the award from the SIOR Member side of the transaction. Bailey is the Director of Real Estate and Development and Barker is the President and Chief Development Officer of Red Rock, located in its Charlotte, NC office.

SIOR is the leading global professional office and industrial real estate association and represents the world’s elite in brokerage. The SIOR designation is a professional symbol of the highest level of knowledge, production and ethics in the real estate industry and members must meet strict qualifications to be inducted.

SIOR’s annual awards are presented to the largest sales and lease transactions, ranked by dollar volume, completed by cooperating SIOR members worldwide. For a complete list of the 2022 SIOR Transaction Awards, click here. For a complete list of the 2022 SIOR Top Transaction lists, click here.

Salley, Mathews, Beard and Peebles are the leading industrial brokerage team in central South Carolina, specializing in leasing, user sales and investment sales of industrial properties. They are consistently ranked as a top-producing team in the state and currently represent over 5 million square feet of available warehousing and manufacturing space and over 200 acres suited for industrial development across South Carolina.

Red Rock Developments is a privately held real estate development and investment company headquartered in Columbia, SC, with a regional office in Charlotte, NC. It has developed over 30 million square feet of Class A industrial and office space and continues to grow its platform. Red Rock’s areas of expertise include build-to-suit/lease, speculative development, and industrial park/land development. The company currently has industrial projects located throughout the Southeast, Southwest, Midwest and Northeast regions. Additional information can be found at


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Colliers | South Carolina is the largest full-service commercial real estate firm in South Carolina with 62 licensed real estate professionals covering the state with locations in Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Spartanburg. Colliers 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 over 18 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers’ staff hold the most professional designations of any firm in South Carolina. Colliers | South Carolina’s partner, LCK, provides project management services for new facilities and renovations across South Carolina.

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