Brian Howell Joins Foundry Commercial in Atlanta as Senior Vice President of Office Leasing

Posted on October 7, 2019

-Atlanta Office Bolsters Team as it Continues Strategic Growth-

ATLANTA, Ga. (October 7, 2019) – Foundry Commercial, the multi-market commercial real estate firm with offices across the Southeast and Texas, announces today the appointment of Brian Howell to the position of senior vice president of office leasing. In this role, Howell will lead the office leasing team for Foundry in the greater Atlanta area.

Having most recently served as vice president at Stream Realty Partners in Atlanta, Howell brings an extensive background in both industrial and office leasing, totaling more than 150 leasing deals over the last two years. Notable office leasing deals Howell has recently closed in the area include a 51,000-square-foot lease for Macy’s, a 36,000-square-foot lease for Avyve, and a 25,000-square foot lease for DHL, among others.

“As our Atlanta office continues to grow, we stay committed to building a team that focuses on results and furthers our culture of excellence,” said Chris Hurd, managing director and Atlanta market leader, Foundry Commercial. “Brian’s strong track record in office leasing and asset management will be a tremendous benefit to our team and to our growing base of clients.”

Outside of work, Howell currently serves on the High Museum Young Professional Board, supporting the museum and art education, and is a part of the Georgia Tech Mentor Jackets program. He has also served as a board member for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta’s Friends Junior Committee and is a part of NAIOP’s National Market Perspectives & Practices Forum. Brian holds an undergraduate degree in business management from the Georgia Institute of Technology and is currently working towards a Master of Professional Studies in Real Estate Finance from Georgetown University.


Photo Attached: Brian Howell, recently appointed senior vice president of office leasing for Foundry Commercial’s Atlanta office

About Foundry Commercial
Foundry Commercial is a full-service real estate services and investment company with over 330 employees and more than 50 million square feet of management and leasing across the Southeast and Texas. Since 2007, Foundry has provided leasing, brokerage, building management, corporate services and project management services, and is the largest real estate service provider to religious and not-for-profit organizations in the country. Foundry also includes a development and investment platform that is fully integrated into its services business, leveraging its local market expertise to control more than one billion in advantaged investment opportunities with their JV partners. For more information, visit

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