Thomas Beard promoted to Senior Brokerage Associate at Colliers International | South Carolina

Colliers International | South Carolina announced that Thomas Beard has been promoted to Senior Brokerage Associate in the Columbia office.

“Thomas is an incredible professional who has shown tremendous skills and he has accomplished so much in his five-year tenure with Colliers,” said David Lockwood, Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer of Colliers | South Carolina. “He has consistently demonstrated his dedication to meeting the needs of his clients and working collaboratively with his colleagues and Colliers is proud that he is a part of our team.”

Beard, a University of South Carolina graduate, is a member of Colliers’ industrial brokerage team in Columbia along with partners Chuck Salley, SIOR, Dave Mathews, SIOR and John Peebles. Their team, which is the leader in the central South Carolina region, specializes in leasing, user sales and investment sales of industrial properties. Their multifaceted platform gives them a unique insight into market conditions for all types of industrial properties. In February 2020, the team brokered the largest single acquisition of properties in South Carolina in over 10 years, according to Costar.

Beard has collaborated on lease and sale transactions valued at over $350 million and totaling approximately 14.6 million square feet of space over the course of his career. He is a candidate for his Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation, a prestigious designation in commercial real estate that represents proven expertise in financial, market and investment analysis.


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 14 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.

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