Bart Hardison is a director at Newmark Knight Frank’s Atlanta office, where he specializes in the leasing and sale of industrial properties. Mr. Hardison joined the company in 2015, bringing with him more than 20 years of sales and marketing experience, including 15 years focused exclusively on industrial real estate sales and leasing. Mr. Hardison previously worked for the Hart Corporation as vice president and broker in charge of the Southeast Regional office, located in Atlanta. Since joining Hart Corporation in 2000, Mr. Hardison has completed sale or lease transactions on more than 90% of the exclusive agencies that he has handled. His primary responsibility is the coordination of surplus property marketing assignments and site selection in Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Mississippi and Tennessee. Mr. Hardison networks with state, community and utility economic developers to maintain a strong understanding of local markets, incentives, labor and other key information.
As a member of the Society of Industrial Office Realtors (SIOR), Bart has met rigid professional and ethical standards, as well as demonstrated proven marketing ability and knowledge of the principals involved in the guidance and completion of real estate transactions.
Additionally, Mr. Hardison serves on the Kentucky Association for Economic Development, MS Economic Development Council and Tennessee Industrial Development Council.
Mr. Hardison holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.