Powell Spears is the Managing Director of JLLs Louisville office and is responsible for the industrial sales and leasing team, which represents clients throughout the Greater Louisville area.
Powells expertise includes agency leasing, tenant representation and investment sales for the industrial tenants and owners. Years of experience Powell has more than 20 years of experience in industrial brokerage.
Before joining JLL, Powell was a Managing Director with Harry K. Moore and has continuously been one of the top industrial real estate producers in the Metro Louisville market.
In recent years, Powell has focused his efforts on institutional owners of Modern Bulk product and e-commerce/fulfillment occupiers. Key clients of Powells have included Dixie Real Properties, Main Street Realty, USAA, Welsh Property Trust, IPT, eBay, Gamestop, Fanatics, Tennant, LG&E and Kaman.
In an effort to enhance his capabilities on this front, Powell joined the JLLs Supply Chain Management Council in June 2016.
Amongst many, recent key transactions have included: 611,000 SF Lease transaction on behalf of Industrial Property Trust 631,366 SF Lease transaction on behalf of Gamestop with Dermody Partners 410,000 SF Investment sale transaction on behalf of Dixie Real Properties to Sparrowhawk, LLC 301,000 SF Lease transaction on behalf of Main Street Realty to Eby Brown
Powell holds a Bachelors Degree from Davidson College. Hes also a certified SIOR by the Global Commercial Real Estate Association.