Team

John Thompson
President
John Thompson is a 20 year veteran of the real estate industry who obtained his license in 1997. His passion for real estate began while in the Air Force where he attended his first real estate class while pursuing his degree at Northeastern University.

Over the past 20 years John has been involved in thousands of transactions with over $3 billion in total volume in both direct and supporting roles. Including sales of Office, Retail, Residential Development, and Land. His areas of expertise include investment sales, representing buyers and sellers, as well as tenant representation.

Brett Blair
Tenant Representative
Brett focuses on finding commercial properties and spaces for a broad spectrum of commercial real estate clients in the Northwest Metro Atlanta and Cobb County, Georgia area, with a focus on servicing the property needs of attorneys and law firms. Brett has served in the real estate industry for over fifteen years.

Previously Brett served as in-house counsel in the title insurance industry, focusing on addressing real estate title issues. Over the course of his thirteen year career he was responsible for administering claims from thirteen states including Georgia. Additionally, Brett worked in property management, managing a multi-use property consisting of over 400 residential and over a dozen commercial units.

Joe Wilson
Investment Sales

Joe joined Office Building Brokers in 2017. He specializes in office sales throughout Atlanta. His primary focus is to service clients who are looking to invest in commercial real estate. 

With a successful 20 year career in the IT field, Joe brings a wealth of entrepreneurial experience in identifying and prioritizing the facilities needs of organizations and investors alike. 

Joe is also President of the Winston Churchill Society of Georgia and often lectures on various aspects of the career of the leading statesman of the 20th century. A graduate of Villanova University with a major in economics, Joe and his wife Judy are natives of Philadelphia, and raised 3 children in Dunwoody, GA since 1981.

Ty Burroughs

Tenant Advisor

Ty began his professional real estate career in 2013. Prior to becoming a dedicated REALTOR®, He Spent early two decades as a Wall Street Investment Adviser. 

Ty was one of the youngest stockbrokers to achieve Rookie of Year and MDRT status. During his tenure, he has personally managed over $748MM in AUM for individual and institutional investors. He partnered with Office Building Brokers in 2018, while continuing to successfully service the needs of residential clients throughout Metro Atlanta.

Ty is a proud alumnus of Troy State University. Additionally, he is an honorably discharged veteran of the United States Air Force (Military Airlift Command) located at Hurlburt Field/Eglin Air Force Base, Ft. Walton Beach, Florida.

 

 

Jenn Kandt
Operations Manager