J. Kris Knowles
As a resident of Georgia, Kris Knowles received a Bachelor of Science from the University of Georgia and attended graduate school at Kennesaw State University’s Coles College of Business, Marketing, and Professional Sales. While there, he focused on methods of engaging with the business community and addressing real world problems, emerging ready to become a difference maker in any organization.
Kris is active in his community as a member of the Carrollton Sertoma organization, Bowdon Kiwanis international, and board member of the Christian Sportsman Fellowship, a 501 C (3) non-profit organization he co-founded in 1996. He is a member of The First Baptist Church in Woodstock Georgia. He served as a volunteer firefighter certified as a Rescue Specialist, Pilot, and Diver. He mostly enjoys being a father and spending time with his son and daughter.
For 31 years, Kris worked with one of the largest Pharmaceutical/Medical Corporations in the world focusing his expertise in Institutional negotiations with hospitals, pharmacies, and corporate/private business entities. His education and experience in the corporate business sector is well applied to the commercial real estate market. He focuses on the acquisition, disposition, management, and leasing of industrial buildings, self storage facilities, and land.
Marketers play critical roles in the success of organizations. Whether it is analyzing data, creating advertising, developing leads, or devising strategies Kris believes that sales professionals are the key to innovative edge.