Bruce’s responsibilities during his 11-year tenure with Transwestern span all business lines, including agency leasing, property management, investment sales and occupier solutions. His leadership in management operations, financial planning and creative marketing has led to tremendous regional growth and noteworthy recruiting success. Since Bruce assumed responsibility of the Southeast region, the management portfolio has grown from 5 million square feet to over 20 million square feet currently. In addition, he has expanded the footprint outside Atlanta to include Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, Orlando and Nashville. Over the past 5 years alone, transaction volume in the Southeast increased approximately 25 percent.
Prior to joining Transwestern, Bruce served with GVA Advantis as regional president of Georgia and the Carolinas. Bruce also directed the companies that ultimately became GVA Advantis, including the management services group of Armada/Hoffler as early as 1989. Before joining Armada/Hoffler, Bruce worked with the Smith Companies in Washington, D.C.