NAI Earle Furman Welcomes Two New Hires

Tyler Whims

Tyler Whims

Greenville, South Carolina (March 2021) – NAI Earle Furman, a leading full-service commercial real estate firm in the Carolinas, recently welcomed Tyler Whims and Ashley Blount to its team.

Tyler Whims, a Greenville, South Carolina native, graduated from Clemson University with a B.S. in Construction and Science Management and a minor in Business Marketing. After graduating in 2012, he followed his passion for problem-solving and took on multiple positions with Fluor Enterprises Inc. With experience in the roles of operations management and cost evaluation, Tyler then transitioned to Reedy Property Group to take on the role of director of construction services. Tyler is driven by helping others achieve their goals and analyzing investments and is excited to be able to do both while working in the brokerage business.

Ashley Blount

Tyler joined NAI Earle Furman in February 2021 and is excited to work with the Huff Creek Properties team, as land has always been one of his primary interests. He brings a unique lens of opinion and experience, and he is driven to maximize returns for investors and complete transactions with an impressive level of competence.

Ashley Blount joined NAI Earle Furman in February 2021 and is the supporting staff for Huff Creek Properties, the timber and land division of NAI Earle Furman. She provides administrative support to associates specializing in land tracts ranging from home sites to large recreational tracts and farms.

Prior to joining NAI Earle Furman, Ashley was a paralegal/senior paralegal for over 17 years. While assisting attorneys in all aspects of litigation, and managing cases from inception to resolution, her primary focus was workers’ compensation/personal injury law, but she also worked in family law, business (corporate) law, estate planning law, and real estate law. Ashley also has experience as a real estate sales associate and medical records liaison.

About NAI Earle Furman

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 which enables these firms to efficiently deliver superior results.

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