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Who’s Who in Birmingham CRE?


Key leaders to know in Magic City commercial real estate

Tuesday, November 12, 2019

Birmingham, AL — Robert Jolly, CEO of Retail Specialists, was named Who’s Who for Birmingham Commercial Real Estate by the Birmingham Business Journal.

Who’s Who in CRE consists of the top executives from the largest firms, according to the BBJ’s Book of Lists, as well as professionals who have led transformative projects, developments or industry groups to know.

Birmingham’s commercial real estate scene continues to evolve, thanks to a mix of transformative redevelopments, high investor interest, big moves and excitement generated by the Opportunity Zones program, among other factors.

But behind those big deals and emerging trends are the individuals who are leading the local CRE scene.

Jolly is the co-founder and CEO of both Retail Strategies and Retail Specialists, delivering the vision of growth while overseeing the day-to-day operations for each brand. He is a CCIM Designee, a Charter Member of Vistage International CEO Group, and a board member of SouthPoint Bank in Birmingham.

In the Birmingham Business Journal’s Who’s Who in Commercial Real Estate feature, they are giving readers a look at key names to know in the Magic City’s commercial real estate world.


About Retail Specialists

Retail Specialists, LLC (RSI) is the premier retail real estate services firm in the south. We are committed to long-term relationships in property management, retail representation, development, and leasing and brokerage. Founded in 2005, we’ve thrived through tough times and shine under pressure. A unique mix of experience, technology, and data have proven successful in a business we love. RSI is licensed in eight states including Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, Oklahoma, South Carolina and Tennessee and currently represents retailers, developers, and retail property owners throughout this territory.

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