Deryl Deese serves as a Broker Specialist for office properties for Fralin Commercial. Deryl has over 15 years of experience in commercial real estate and is well versed in many facets of the industry. His background and expertise includes brokerage, finance, private equity and commercial real estate asset acquisitions. He is an accomplished real estate professional and prior to joining Fralin Commercial, he was the managing member for Shadow Equity Group, Managing Director and COO for Urban Companies and Director of Acquisitions for Urban Holdings. While at Urban Holdings, Deryl was responsible for several key office and retail acquisitions in South Los Angeles, Austin, Texas and Atlanta, Georgia.
Deryl also served as Vice President of Development for Johnson Development, the real estate division of Magic Johnson Enterprises. There, he was responsible for site selection, lease negotiation and demographic analysis pertaining to successful real estate projects like Starbucks, TGI Fridays and Magic Johnson theatre partnerships.