Fri 12/ 30/ 11

Four on Friday: Best Blogs of 2011

By |2011-12-30T09:51:22+00:00December 30th, 2011|

It has been a busy year at Hartman Simons – including on the social media front! In 2011 we launched Hartman Simons’ Commercial Real Estate Blog, Facebook page and Twitter Account. We also redesigned our website to better serve our clients. It was hard to pick favorites, but we thought it would be fun to [...]

Tue 12/ 20/ 11

Partner Lori Kilberg to Serve on CREW Network’s Board of Directors

By |2011-12-20T12:32:18+00:00December 20th, 2011|

I officially began my duties as CREW Atlanta president in the midst of a massive snowstorm (more on that below) and ended it interviewing one of Atlanta’s most important businesswomen, Carol Tome of The Home Depot. In between, I have learned a great deal, met many fascinating women in real estate and become even more [...]

Fri 12/ 16/ 11

Four on Friday: Hartman Simons’ Holiday Bash

By |2011-12-16T09:46:32+00:00December 16th, 2011|

On Saturday, Hartman Simons employees put on their dancing shoes and boogied the night away at the firm’s holiday bash. Held at 5 Seasons Brewing Company at Prado, the entire team enjoyed a rocking collection of classic rock, dance and party tunes played by Atlanta Band Yuppie Scum. Partner Benno Rothschild, Hartman Simons’ recently elected [...]

Fri 12/ 9/ 11

Four on Friday: Michael Smythe

By |2011-12-09T16:11:00+00:00December 9th, 2011|

From dealership owner to commercial real estate developer, Michael Smythe has done it all. He and his family owned several car dealerships in California before they decided to sell to AutoNation in 2000. In 2002, he got involved in commercial real estate and is now the owner and developer of Blue Oaks Town Center in [...]

Tue 12/ 6/ 11

A Morning with Carol Tomé

By |2011-12-06T13:11:42+00:00December 6th, 2011|

By Lori Kilberg, partner Last Thursday, attendees at CREW Atlanta’s December breakfast program enjoyed quite a treat.  As one of my last acts as CREW Atlanta President, I had the honor  of interviewing Carol Tomé, chief financial officer and executive vice president at The Home Depot. The discussion focused on leadership and Tomé shared stories [...]

Mon 12/ 5/ 11

Predictions for Atlanta’s Real Estate Market in 2012

By |2011-12-05T13:19:07+00:00December 5th, 2011|

By Sharon Poland, director of business development On Friday, the Omni Hotel in downtown Atlanta will be buzzing with predictions about the 2012 real estate market. Several Hartman Simons attorneys plan to attend  ULI Atlanta’s  “Real Estate Outlook 2012 – What’s Next for Atlanta”. The Dec. 9 event will take place from 7:30 a.m. to [...]

Thu 12/ 1/ 11

Four on Friday: Karen Davis

By |2011-12-01T17:33:43+00:00December 1st, 2011|

‘Tis the season for giving! During the month of November, Hartman Simons sponsored a 10-man combat army unit for the holidays.  According to Karen Davis, a legal administrative assistant who helped organize the effort, the 400 pounds of goods she packaged over the past few days are a testament to the generosity and outpouring of [...]