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Mickey Layden elected Executive Vice President of Colliers International South Carolina

Columbia, SC – Mickey E. Layden, President of LCK and Senior Vice President of Colliers International South Carolina, has been elected Executive Vice President of Colliers.  Layden has been associated with Colliers for over thirty years, providing leadership of the firm’s Real Estate Management Services Division and establishing LCK in 1994.  LCK, a partner firm of Colliers, is a regional certified woman-owned firm that delivers project management services solutions for institutions, corporations, private and governmental entities, non-profits and the educational sector.

Layden holds the PMP and CPM professional designations.  She has held numerous leadership roles in state, regional and national industry organizations including the Institute of Real Estate Management.  Her civic and community involvement is significant including serving as Chair of the Midlands Housing Alliance (Transitions), a member of the Executive Committee of the YMCA, a member of the Midlands Business Leadership Group and as a past member of the Board of the South Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities.  She is a member of Lexington Baptist Church and frequently participates in Global Missions projects.

She has often been recognized for her leadership by the civic and business communities, including being named as the recipient of the Influential Women in Business Award, The TWIN Award and The Girls Scouts Women of Distinction Award.

John W. Folsom, President and CEO of Colliers International South Carolina, stated, “Mickey Layden is the premier woman leader in the commercial real estate industry in South Carolina, but her service and impact doesn’t stop with the boundaries of our industry. She has played a critical role in advancing numerous important community initiatives which will have a lasting impact on our community and state.”


Colliers International South Carolina has over 150 staff members, including 64 real estate professionals. Total brokerage volume for the firm in 2017 exceeded $680 million involving over 900 sales and leasing transactions. Colliers International is the largest manager of commercial property in South Carolina and is an Accredited Management Organization (AMO) through the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), with a portfolio at year-end 2017 of approximately 14 million square feet of office, industrial, retail and healthcare properties. Colliers International’s staff holds 53 professional designations, the most of any firm in South Carolina.

Colliers International Group Inc. (NASDAQ and TSX: CIGI) is an industry leading global real estate services company with 15,000 skilled professionals operating in 68 countries. With an enterprising culture and significant employee ownership, Colliers professionals provide a full range of services to real estate occupiers, owners and investors worldwide. Services include strategic advice and execution for property sales, leasing and finance; global corporate solutions; property, facility and project management; workplace solutions; appraisal, valuation and tax consulting; customized research; and thought leadership consulting.

Colliers professionals think differently, share great ideas and offer thoughtful and innovative advice that helps clients accelerate their success. Colliers has been ranked among the top 100 global outsourcing firms by the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals for 12 consecutive years, more than any other real estate services firm. Colliers also has been ranked the top property manager in the world by Commercial Property Executive for two years in a row.

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