Avison Young Acquires Atlanta-Based CRE Firm Simpson Co.
Avison Young has acquired The Simpson Company of Georgia, an Atlanta-based commercial real estate firm. The acquisition will bring 16 real estate professionals from The Simpson Co. on board to meet client needs across office, industrial, retail, multifamily, agency leasing and more in Avison Young’s Atlanta offices.
The Simpson Co.’s founder and president, Frank Simpson joins Avison Young as a principal and managing director in Northeast Georgia. In addition to Atlanta and North Georgia, the team will help deliver client service across the southeast, where Avison Young has presence across asset classes and sectors, spanning Florida through the Carolinas.
“Avison Young was the ideal cultural fit for our team, many of whom I hired directly out of various Universities around the region and who continue on with us today,” said Simpson. “We’re looking forward to extending our reach by being part of a bigger platform backed by data and technology that delivers the real-time intel our clients need to find the right solutions for them.”