Presenter: Florence Barbour, RPA, CPM
With more than 35 years of property management experience, Florence serves as General Manager of Embassy Row, Bridges 551,515 sf portfolio located in Atlanta, Georgia. Before joining Bridge she acted as General Manager for Winthrop Management, CarrAmerica Realty, and Parthenon Realty within their Atlanta office portfolio. She has also spent years in the Dallas, Memphis and Tampa markets throughout her career as a Senior Property Manager with a large portfolio of office properties while working with Trammell Crow Company and Weston Companies. Her expertise in tenant relations, tenant construction and overseeing base building construction make her a valuable asset to the Bridge team.
Florence has been an active BOMA (Building Owners and Managers Association) member and served as 1994 President-Elect for the BOMA Greater Tampa Bay and 2008 President for the BOMA Georgia organization while also serving on committees on the Regional and International BOMA levels. Florence was awarded the Atlanta association’s “Manager of the Year” award in 2006 and the “Huey Award” (a lifetime achievement award) in 2011. She is also active in other industry associations such as CREW (Commercial Real Estate for Women), IREM (Institute of Real Estate Management) and ACBR (Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors).
Florence holds the distinguished industry designations of RPA and CPM. She also has a Georgia Real Estate License and a Florida Real Estate License.