COLUMBIA, SC – September 2, 2008 – The Columbia-S.C.-based commercial real estate firm of NAI Avant is pleased to announce that Joseph “Joe” Walker, III has joined the firm’s Columbia office as a business development associate and commercial real estate broker. His responsibilities will include corporate business development, transactional brokerage services, and commercial real estate development projects in markets served by the company. His brokerage specialties will include general brokerage, office properties, commercial buildings and acreage tracts.
Prior to joining the firm, Walker served as a captain in the U.S. Army and is a recipient of the Bronze Star, Purple Heart and Meritorious Service Medal. He received his B.A. in Business Economics from Wofford College in Spartanburg, S.C.
NAI Avant’s commercial real estate business is one of the largest in South Carolina. Through its 60 employees and agents, the firm provides comprehensive brokerage, leasing, development and property management services. The company brokers in excess of $300 million annually. For the past 25 years, the group has had more of its brokerage professionals recognized as top producers than any other firm in South Carolina. NAI Avant’s Property and Construction Management Group currently manages 82 properties encompassing more than 2.8 million square feet across South Carolina. Find out more about NAI Avant and its services at www.naiavant.com.