Colliers | South Carolina announced that the 2020 ONE Colliers Award was presented to Lance Byars, MRED, Senior Brokerage Associate in the Greenville office, at the company’s annual Awards Celebration held virtually on January 26, 2021.
Demonstrating a love for the community, exemplifying the Colliers brand and the desire to grow and improve, the ONE Colliers Award recipient embodies and promotes Colliers’ six core values of integrity, service, collaboration, fun, expertise and community to both the company and in our communities to play a role in unifying the Colliers team as ONE.
“Lance is such a positive and fundamental part of our organization’s culture and is so deserving of the ONE Colliers Award,” said David Feild, Market President of Colliers’ offices in Greenville-Spartanburg. “He represents the Colliers brand so well, both within the company and particularly in the community.”
Byars is passionate and committed to our community. He serves on the Board of Advisors for The Salvation Army of Greenville, Oconee and Pickens Counties and is an active volunteer teaching a faith-based class to men in a drug and alcohol rehabilitation program in the community. He is a member of ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centers) and serves on the Clemson University Real Estate Association Board and the Greenville Health Authority Board.
In 2020, Byars completed year one of a two-year professional Master of Business Administration program at New York University’s Stern School of Business in Manhattan that requires him to travel to New York City every two weekends.
Byars has been associated with Colliers | South Carolina since 2016. He specializes in retail brokerage, which includes the representation of owners, landlords, buyers and tenants in the purchase and leasing of retail space. He graduated from the University of North Texas, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree and from Clemson University with a Master of Real Estate Development.
Colliers | South Carolina has over 150 staff members, including 62 licensed real estate professionals, covering the entire state with locations in Charleston, Columbia, Greenville and Spartanburg. Total 2020 brokerage volume exceeded $533 million, which included over 456 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 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 16 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers | South Carolina’s staff hold 49 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.
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