NAI Columbia’s John Gregory, PE, CCIM elected Chair for City of Columbia’s Board of Zoning Appeals

February 14, 2023

NAI Columbia, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm announced that John Gregory, PE, CCIM has been elected Chair for City of Columbia’s Board of Zoning Appeals.

“Serving on the city’s Board of Zoning Appeals has been a great experience,” Gregory said. “There is a tremendous amount to be excited about in the City of Columbia and I look forward to continuing board efforts with my fellow members and improving our community in this new role.”

Gregory joined NAI Columbia in January 2017, specializing in buyer, seller, tenant and landlord representation, build-to-suit projects, corporate service work, 1031 advisory services, and broker opinion of value services. Prior to joining the firm, he spent four years at Hilti, Inc. as an account and project manager working in the civil, energy and industry sectors on various projects with consistent investment values north of $500 million. Gregory graduated from the University of South Carolina in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, holds a Professional Engineering (PE) license and obtained his Professional MBA with international concentration from the University of South Carolina in 2017.


About NAI Columbia

NAI Columbia, a full-service commercial real estate firm, officially launched on January 1, 2019. The new company is a partnership with NAI Earle Furman (Greenville, SC) and eight local principals, all of whom were senior brokers with NAI Avant, which has served the Midlands market for over fifty years. As the Metropolitan Columbia representative of NAI Global, NAI Columbia is affiliated with more than 375 offices strategically located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific, with more than 6,000 local market professionals, managing in excess of 1.15 billion square feet of property and facilities. NAI Global is the single largest, most powerful global network of owner-operated commercial real estate firms that work in unison to provide clients with exceptional solutions to their commercial real estate needs. NAI Columbia provides comprehensive brokerage, leasing, development, property, and project management services throughout the Southeast.