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barry-cowartBarry Cowart
Vice President

The Southeast office is located in Blue Ridge, Georgia and covers the southern states from Louisiana to North Carolina.

Barry brings 30 years of real estate and management experience to the team. Following his graduation from Georgia Tech, he spent the first 20 years of his career with Waffle House, Inc., with 17 of those years as the Vice President of Real Estate, and 3 years as Vice President of Human Resources. He was involved in over 1000 real estate transactions, including lease negotiations and surplus disposition.

Following his Waffle House career, Barry partnered with Riverwood Properties in Atlanta, Georgia where he secured, purchased and leased unanchored shopping centers throughout the southeast.

In 2010 Barry joined OSI Restaurant Partners (now Bloomin Brands) the parent company for Outback Steakhouse, Bonefish Grill, Carrabba’s and Flemings as Director of Development. He was responsible for site acquisition for all concepts in 15 states. This led to his relationship with the Ferber Company.

Barry now brings his talents and expertise to the company with his knowledge of the markets and location strategies for the restaurant industry and his ability to network throughout the real estate community.

Southeast Office

Barry Cowart
Vice President

649 E. Main Street, Suite 7
Blue Ridge, GA 30513
C: 404-210-6601