LEE IN THE NEWS: Lee Atlanta Announces Strong 2023 and Triumphant Start to 2024

May 13, 2024 (Atlanta, Georgia) – Lee & Associates – Atlanta proudly announces a strong 2023 and a triumphant start to 2024. With a transaction volume of more than $1.42 billion spanning over 12 million square feet, 2023 was one of the firm’s best years yet. Thus far, 2024 has been marked by numerous accolades, strategic promotions, and dynamic team expansions in the Atlanta office.

Awards & Recognitions

Lee & Associates - Atlanta has further solidified its position as a leader in the Commercial Real Estate sector, as demonstrated by a collection of prestigious awards:

  • Clinched the #8 spot in Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Book of Lists
  • Rising to #5 in the Lipsey Survey of Top Commercial Real Estate Brands
  • Honored as a CoStar PowerBroker – Top Leasing Firm
  • Celebrated seven team members who earned a place in the Million Dollar Club
  • Once again named as one of Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Best Places to Work,
  • For the second year running, Lee Atlanta received The Lee & Associates National Marketing Award, distinguishing our office as the leader in marketing innovation amongst all Lee & Associates offices
  • Recognized as one of the Highest Producing Offices within Lee & Associates’ national network


The Lee Atlanta office is proud to acknowledge the advancement of key personnel, recognizing their contributions and unwavering commitment to the firm’s ethos:

  • Tim Palmer earned the role of Partner.
  • Mark Thomas was promoted to Principal.
  • Chance Taylor was promoted to Principal.
  • Grace Gregorie, previously with our Junior Associate Program, was promoted to Research Analyst.
  • Suzanna Rose McDonald, previously with our Junior Associate Program, was promoted to Associate.
  • Bentley Rysedorph was promoted to Creative Director
  • Julia Vitti was promoted to Marketing Director

Team Growth

The year has further been highlighted by the addition of exceptional talent, poised to infuse fresh perspectives and energy into the firm. So far this year, we have added three Junior Associates - Cort Volandt, Tyler Avers, and Addison Wootton.

As our firm grows, we continue to seek ambitious professionals to join the team. Currently, we are hiring for Sales Associate Brokers and Junior Associates — apply for an opportunity to kickstart a promising career in Commercial Real Estate.

Lee & Associates - Atlanta’s achievements set a robust foundation for the year. The firm remains steadfast in its mission to deliver unrivaled service, uphold the highest standards of professionalism, and drive innovation in the commercial real estate industry.