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November 02, 2017

ATLANTA – Transwestern today announces Southeast President Bruce G. Ford has been appointed to the Make-A-Wish® Georgia Board of Directors. As an industry leader in commercial real estate brokerage, Ford brings decades of experience in corporate executive leadership and strategic guidance to the nonprofit organization, which has granted over 8,000 wishes to children in the local community diagnosed with life-threatening medical conditions.

“I am honored to join the board of such a prestigious organization, one that aligns with both my personal and professional ethos,” said Ford. “Transwestern continues to be actively involved with the organization throughout the country through board seats, fundraising and community involvement, and we are strong believers in the power of what the organization provides to children and families.”

Transwestern is a culture-driven commercial real estate firm that encourages collaborative entrepreneurs to raise the bar on what it means to provide a higher level of service to its people, clients and community. Transwestern’s national campaign for Make-A-Wish resulted in more than $275,000 raised in 18 months.

As Transwestern’s Southeast President, Ford oversees all the firm’s business lines including asset services, agency leasing, tenant advisory, investment sales and development. He is also responsible for all business development efforts, recruiting strategies, and the company’s regional operations. He has been nationally recognized by research firm CoStar as a “Power Broker,” and he holds the designation of Real Property Administrator (RPA) from the Building Owners & Managers Institute and is a member of the Building Owners and Managers Association’s national advisory council, among other industry recognitions and affiliations.

Transwestern is a privately held real estate firm of collaborative entrepreneurs whodeliver a higher level of personalized service – the Transwestern Experience. Specializing in Agency Leasing, Tenant Advisory, Capital Markets, Asset Services and Research, our fully integrated global enterprise adds value for investors, owners and occupiers of all commercial property types. We leverage market insights and operational expertise from members of the Transwestern family of companies specializing in development, real estate investment management and research. Based in Houston, Transwestern has 35 U.S. offices and assists clients through more than 180 offices in 37 countries as part of a strategic alliance with BNP Paribas Real Estate. Experience Extraordinary at and @Transwestern. For updates from the Southeast region, follow @TranswesternSE.

Media Contact:
Typhanie Stewart

Bruce Ford

President | Eastern U.S.

Atlanta, Georgia

(404) 842-6586