NAI Earle Furman
101 East Washington Street
Suite 400

Greenville, South Carolina 29601 United States
t+1 864 678 5926 f+1 864 235 4300
Jason
Richards
Global Business Director & Shareholder

Background & Experience

Jason joined NAI Earle Furman in January of 2007 as a vice president, was promoted to Chief Operating Officer in 2011, and named the firm's Global Business Director in May of 2020. Transitioning out of operations, Jason is responsible for helping all business lines across the firm’s six offices of NAI Earle Furman, NAI Piedmont Triad, and NAI Columbia in South and North Carolina. In this role, he works to realize business opportunities throughout the region and beyond and focuses on the firm’s organic growth as well acquisitions. Jason is a trustee of Furman University and serves on the executive council of the NAI Global Leadership Board.

Education

B.A. in Political Science (Magna Cum Laude), Furman University, 2001 Certificate in Nonprofit Management, Duke University, 2003

Professional Associations & Designations

• NAI Global Leadership Board - 2017

Named an Emerging Leader by the Greenville News - 2016

NAI Global Chairman's Award (awarded to the network's top business director) – 2010

Named one of Greenville Magazine's "Best and Brightest Under 35" – 2009

Outstanding Young Alumni award from Furman University – 2008

Certified Real Estate Brokerage Manager (CRB) designation holder