ATLANTA—Thad Ellis has been in thecommercial real estate industry longer than someof the newcomers have been alive. He leads CousinsProperties' Atlanta, Dallas, Charlotte and Raleighoffice portfolios, has over 30 years of realestate expertise including development, leasing and propertymanagement.

Before joining Cousins in 2006, he was the managing director ofGVA Advantis' Atlanta office anda member of the firm's executive committee. Ellish began his realestate career in 1984. He joined Peterson Properties in 1986 androse to executive levels at Peterson Properties through its 1996merger with CarrAmerica.

Ellis was the Managing Director for CarrAmerica's Atlanta andFlorida offices. At CarrAmerica, he was directly involved with theacquisition, disposition and/or development of theoffice product and was a member of the firm'sInvestment Committee. caught up with Ellis to discusswhere he came from and where he's going in this exclusiveinterview.

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