NAI Earle Furman is Pleased to Announce the Promotion of Robbie Smith and Brett Simmons

Robbie Smith & Brett Simmons

Greenville, South Carolina – NAI Earle Furman, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm in the Carolinas, is pleased to announce the promotion of Robbie Smith as the new Property Management Controller and Brett Simmons as the new Accounting Manager.


Since joining NAI Earle Furman as Accounting Manager in 2015, Robbie has transformed the Property Management accounting group. Robbie managed the Columbia, Greensboro, and AP systems migrations, streamlined accounting procedures, and recruited a strong accounting team. As Property Management Controller, Robbie will continue to manage the Property Management accounting, reporting and compliance activities.

Brett joined NAI Earle Furman as a Senior Accountant in 2017 responsible for Brokerage accounting. In her new role as Accounting Manager, Brett will manage our Investment Fund accounting. She will be responsible for maintaining financial systems and procedures, providing timely and accurate financial and tax reporting. In addition, Brett will continue to have accounting and reporting responsibilities within our Brokerage group.

“I consider myself and this firm extremely lucky to have both Robbie and Brett in these leadership roles. I am extremely proud of everything they have accomplished and all that they will continue to contribute to NAI Earle Furman.”– Leanne Jaskwhich, Chief Financial Officer & Shareholder

“NAI Earle Furman would not be where we are today without Robbie and Brett. We are very fortunate and grateful for the positive impact they have on our firm.” - Peter Couchell, CCIM, Shareholder & Managing Director of Furman Capital Advisors

In 2017, NAI Earle Furman, serving the Upstate of South Carolina, and North Carolina’s NAI Piedmont Triad joined forces to form a creative commercial real estate collaboration across state lines. The teams expanded their market footprint in 2019 by partnering with the newly rebranded NAI Columbia (formerly Avant) group operating in the South Carolina Midlands. This strategic alliance equally benefits all three firms with additional manpower, expanded resources, and ever-evolving cross-market projects fueled by combined expertise.

Individually, each firm has been an active presence in its market for over three decades, and together they share an engaging environment defined by teamwork, guidance, and growth. The people at each firm possess the passion, dedication, and experience to realize the maximum potential for clients across the Carolinas and worldwide.

Through NAI, a managed global network of outstanding brokers, NAI Earle Furman, NAI Piedmont Triad, and NAI Columbia are uniquely capable of satisfying client requirements, with experts on the ground in virtually every location around the world.

Relationships formed through outstanding local service are transitioned across the globe. This collective services platform provides an expansive yet nimble and responsive structure that enables these firms to efficiently deliver superior results.

For more information, visit www.naiearlefurman.com.


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