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Griffin Partners Expands in Atlanta with Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates

Irvine, Calif. (December 1, 2020) — Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates announced today that Griffin Partners, based in Greenville, South Carolina, has expanded into the Atlanta metro market. Directed by Managing Principal Mark Griffin and CFO Jessica Griffin, the new office is led by Senior Vice President and Managing Principal Chris Springfield.

Griffin Partners offers clients a full range of professional commercial and investment real estate services by combining in-depth local knowledge and connections with the broad reach of a network of global affiliates.  The company specializes in business brokerage, investment sales, commercial property management, and tenant representation.  The Griffin team provides extensive market knowledge, skilled analysis and sound real estate advice, while building lifelong relationships that grow with the changing market.

“Our affiliation with Sperry is a natural fit,” said Mark Griffin.  “Having a national platform, the affiliation with other brokers, and the tools Sperry offers enables us to compete with large national firms.  We can operate independently, but we’re representing clients on a global level.”

“Rand Sperry has a great reputation and he’s a trusted brand.  He’s a hands-on leader and knows all of his affiliates,” said Jessica Griffin.  “Sperry brings automatic credibility.”

Mark Griffin, CCIM and CBB, has more than 18 years of progressive commercial real estate experience from land development consulting to investment advisory and general brokerage.  He is a graduate of Clemson University.

Jessica Griffin is experienced in strategic planning.  In addition to maintaining top methods for day-to-day management, she is also well-versed in cash flow, internal rates of return, and allocation strategies.  Jessica is a graduate of Clemson University.

Chris Springfield is a certified PMP with more than 20 years of experience in creating and selling businesses, real estate development, and project management.  He is active in all areas of business brokerage as well as commercial investment property brokerage.  He currently serves as Chairperson of the national SperryCGA Business Brokerage Group.

About Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC: Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC offers the highest level of commercial real estate services available through thoughtful, cooperative, and ethical practices. The firm is headquartered in Irvine, CA, and combines more than 200 sales professionals throughout 59 affiliate offices across the United States.  CEO, Rand Sperry, specifically designed the company’s value-based franchise model to be able to weather the economic downturns and negative real estate trends that have occurred throughout history.  Created for the smaller and regional brokerage houses & teams, this value-based model in a negative environment allows the Affiliate to maintain national brand presence and collaborate with a network of Affiliates in order to compete with other national brands. Unique to Sperry Commercial Global Affiliates, LLC are a system of tools for Affiliates that include a comprehensive real estate intranet and transaction management platform named Sperry CENTRAL and a custom designed marketing support software system called SperryLINK, among other immediate industry advantages. For more information, visit