President & Broker
With over 25 years of experience in real estate, Brent’s knowledge of retail, combined with national leasing experience and broad business background, form a solid foundation to understand and provide valuable solutions for Randolph Williamson clients.
In addition to being President of Real Estate, Brent is responsible for the brokerage of commercial land, office, retail and industrial properties.
Brent previously worked with Ranstad North America as the vice president of infrastructure and real estate where he was responsible for procurement, telecommunications, distribution and facilities operations. He also worked for Federated Department Stores as the director of store operations.
Brent is a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, Georgia and National Association of Realtors and the Rotary Club of Peachtree City. He is the recipient of the Phoenix award recognizing ten years of high-grossing sales in the Atlanta Commercial Real Estate market.
Brent received Masters in Business Administration from Emory University and a Bachelor of Business Administration from Georgia State University.
Executive Vice President
James brings nearly 50 years of sales, marketing and business ownership experience to Randolph Williamson and is one of the most well-known and respected real estate professionals in south Atlanta.
While his primary focus is land sales, income property and special use property, he also has extensive experience in client counseling, investment property, 1031 tax-free exchanges and other complicated transactions.
James was the president and founder of Tri-City Commercial Sales, Inc. Prior to founding Tri-City Commercial Sales, Inc., James was a commercial loan appraiser for the Draper Owens Company and the chief commercial appraiser at First Federal Savings and Loan.
James is a member of the Georgia and National Association of Realtors, Board of Directors of Student Leadership University and an Active Life Member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors. In addition, he is listed in the Marquis Directory of Who's Who in America and the recipient of the Silver Phoenix Award, recognizing 25 years of membership in the Million Dollar Club.
James received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate from The University of Georgia and is a graduate of the Georgia Realtors Institute.
Michelle joined the firm with an impressive track record in commercial real estate. She brings over 15 years of experience as a licensed real estate broker focusing on office leasing, sales, development and disposition.
Michelle served as an associate broker and assisted with the management of 10 brokers in the real estate division at Group VI. She developed and implemented the new policies and procedures manual for the entire division, while responsible for training and management of all aspects of leasing activity of two junior leasing consultants. In her current capacity, Michelle works closely with the senior leadership team to position the firm’s growth and acceleration in all areas of its expertise including brokerage, leasing, development and construction.
Prior to working at Randolph Williamson, Michelle worked at HealthAmerica, where she participated in market research, package design and presentation for a $150 million medical office portfolio with site locations across the country including New York, New Jersey, Florida, and North Dakota. Michelle is a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, the Coweta Community Foundation Board and Bear Creek Hounds..
Sales & Leasing Associate
Brenda is a licensed real estate agent responsible for the brokerage of commercial office, retail and industrial properties at Randolph Williamson. Brenda represents both sellers and landlords in marketing property as well as buyers and tenants in site location and negotiation services. Brenda has over 15 years of professional experience as a real estate agent with a heavy focus on new home and commercial multi-family sales.
Brenda worked in sales and marketing, and business development for 30 years prior to joining the team at Randolph Williamson. While working in sales and marketing she increased sales in her department from 1mm to 10 mm, winning her an award for “Top Sales Achievement” with her company. After achieving much success for sales in business and residential real estate, Brenda decided to move into commercial real estate where she can combine her sales expertise with her business savvy.
Brenda is a recipient of the “Circle of Excellence” award for the Million Dollar Club.
Michael is a licensed real estate agent who provides brokerage services for sales, leasing and management of retail, commercial, and industrial properties.
Prior to joining Randolph Williamson, Michael owned businesses in the packaging industry which provided packaging design, engineering, and manufacturing services to printers. His 20 plus years of experience as a business owner gives him insight while assisting clients with real estate decisions.
Michael was formerly employed as an environmental consult where he conducted Phase I site assessment, soil sampling, and asbestos inspection.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Sciences with graduate studies in Applied Geography and Location Analysis.
Michael has over 15 years of experience in real estate investing, leasing and management and is a member of the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, Georgia and National Association of Realtors and the Georgia Real Estate Investors Association.
Sales & Leasing Agent
John is a licensed real estate agent who enjoys serving others through sales, leasing, and management of retail, commercial, and industrial properties.
His passion for real estate runs in the family. His grandmother managed Link Realty in Fitzgerald, Georgia, sparking his lifelong interest in the business.
John gained valuable experience during his six-year tenure working for the famed Truett Cathy. He assisted Cathy in purchasing investment properties from auctions, banks, and individuals. During that time, John learned the importance of putting people first and how to ensure each deal was a great deal for both seller and buyer.
John continued his 11-year career with Chick-fil-A serving in Supply Chain where he managed Supply Chain Operations in the Southeast, West Coast, Midwest, and Atlantic Regions. He worked with restaurants, distributors and supply partners to ensure Chick-fil-A locations had the products needed to successfully serve customers. John led by seeking to understand all sides and to negotiate solutions that would be best for everyone involved—skills that translate well to real estate negotiations.
John earned business degrees from Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College and Troy University. He also has a master’s degree in real estate from Georgia State University.
Investment Sales Agent
Ridvan is a licensed real estate agent with more than 20 years experience, focusing primarily on investment sales and new developments.
Previously, he served as president/CEO of his construction and real estate company. Ridvan’s family has been active in construction/real estate for generations, giving him the opportunity to work with experienced professionals since childhood. Ridvan is also the owner and founder of Platanusa, Inc., in Alpharetta, Georgia.
While living in Turkey, Ridvan served as Parliament Member in Istanbul Chamber of Commerce and as Executive Board Member in TOBB Istanbul Young Entrepreneurs Council. He also served as the President, Vice President, and Board Member in many foundations, alumni associations and businessmen associations.
In his free time, Ridvan likes to play musical instruments, sing, write, and record new songs. He also golfs and rides road bikes. Ridvan is a ClubCorp O.N.E member; his home clubs are Windermere and the Olde Atlanta Golf Club.
Ridvan holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Science from Yildiz Technical University in Istanbul.