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Name:  Eric St. John

Education:  BSBA in Corporate Finance and Taxation Accounting from UAHuntsville

Experience:   1 year

Job Title:   Associate

Job description:  “I am a commercial real estate broker.  I handle mostly office leasing while maintaining a small portion of listings in retail and land.”

Best perk:  “Not sitting behind a desk all day and being able to get out and network.”

Ambition:  “With my background in entrepreneurship, I am very interested in ownership of commercial properties and development projects.”

Best advice received:  “Network, network, network.”

Best advice to give:   “Find something in life that you are passionate about.  Once you find that, you won’t care how much work it involves.”

It’s a bad day when:   “A deal that you have worked on for weeks or months falls apart.”

It’s a good day when:   “I get to interact with clients at showings and attend events where I can network.”

Role models:   Lisa Galentine (my mom), Cory Brown (owner of The Catbird Seat in Madison) and Austin Omlie (Ret. COL US Army)

Working on:   “I attend a lot of local events to keep up-to-date on local happenings and to put myself in front of influencers.”

If you have any questions for Eric, or if you would like more information on office space in the North Alabama area, give him a call at (256) 536-8809.

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