NAI Avant Welcomes New Brokerage Associate

COLUMBIA, SC (March 28, 2018) NAI Avant is pleased to announce the addition of Braden Shockley to its market-leading brokerage group. Shockley will focus primarily on the sale and leasing of office/medical properties on a team with Roger Winn, SIOR and Paul Hartley, SIOR, two of the firm’s top-producing brokers.

Before joining NAI Avant, Braden worked as a real estate broker for Advance Land and Timber in Lexington, SC, specializing in land sales with a focus on recreational and timberland investment properties throughout the Southeast. Prior to Advance, Braden was employed as a property manager for Wheeler Real Estate Investment Trust, managing their portfolio of shopping centers in Georgia and Alabama.

A Columbia, SC native, Shockley graduated from Clemson University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and a minor in accounting.

Welcome, Braden

About NAI Avant

NAI Avant is a more than 50-year old privately held leading full-service commercial real estate firm. As the Metropolitan Columbia representative of NAI Global, NAI Avant is affiliated with more than 400 offices strategically located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe and Asia Pacific, with more than 7,000 local market professionals, managing 425 million square feet of property. NAI Global is the single largest, most powerful global network of owner-operated commercial real estate firms that work in unison to provide clients with exceptional solutions to their commercial real estate needs. NAI Avant provides comprehensive brokerage, leasing, development, property and project management services throughout the Southeast.


Contact: Bruce Harper, President and Broker-In-Charge, Columbia Office, 803-744-9805, or

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