Greenville, SC – Colliers International is pleased to announce that Lance Byars has joined the firm as a Brokerage Associate. Byars will be a member of the Greenville retail brokerage team, focusing on the representation of owners, buyers and tenants in purchasing and leasing of retail space in the Upstate market. He will also work alongside Scott Burgess as a member of the Retail Services Group, a select group of brokerage associates focused on retail brokerage in South Carolina.

Over the past few years, Byars represented numerous tenants and landlords throughout the Carolinas and Georgia, including more than 20 marquee retail properties. He earned a Masters in Real Estate Development from Clemson University and has a keen understanding of development and finance. In addition to his knowledge of the Upstate retail market, Byars is also actively involved in the community. He currently serves on Board of Advisors for The Salvation Army of Greenville and was awarded the County Volunteer of the Year for the Salvation Army in 2015.

“We have been looking to expand our retail brokerage team and are so happy to find an experienced and dedicated professional to fill that role. Lance not only knows the Upstate retail market extensively, but his community involvement complements our Colliers core values. We look forward to seeing the support and expertise both Lance and Scott will provide to our clients,” David Feild, Market President for Colliers International in Greenville.