NASHVILLE (June 11, 2014) –  Colliers International is pleased to announce that Chris Grear, CCIM has been named partner. We congratulate him for the manner in which he has distinguished himself in the commercial real estate industry and the community.

“We are excited to announce the promotion of Chris,” said Nate J. Greene, CCIM, President and Managing Partner at Colliers International | Nashville. “Chris embodies our firm’s mission to deliver solution-driven client services. His commitment to quality, high-level performance, strategic firm growth and our firm’s culture make us proud to welcome him as partner.”

Chris has over 16 years of commercial real estate experience, 12 of which have been as a member of the Colliers International | Nashville team. He was the Colliers Nashville top producer in 2010 and 2012 and has consistently ranked among the top producers since 2004. In the last five years alone, Chris has represented lease and sales transactions that total approximately 1.3 million square feet and over $163 million in transaction volume. Chris is a graduate of the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill with a Bachelor of Business Administration and he also holds the CCIM (Certified Commercial Investment Member) designation.

“Chris has been an integral member of the Colliers brokerage team and we are excited to see his leadership skills, dedication, and passion for the industry as a member of the Colliers Nashville partnership,” stated Bert Mathews, Colliers International | Nashville Partner.

For more information, please contact Nate J. Greene, CCIM by phone at 615-850-2729 or by email at