Ryan Awolola joined Marcus & Millichap as a member of Kevin Smith’s team in June 2020. Ryan and his team advise clients on retail, office, and mixed-use assets across the southeast focusing on the Carolina markets. Ryan attended College of Charleston, where he studied Business Management and Finance as an undergraduate. He began his professional career as a sales and leasing consultant for Carlton Mercedes-Benz, located in his hometown of Greenville, South Carolina. Ryan became successful in sales earning top sales awards and began to expand his network by joining the Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Organization.
After the economic downturn in 2008, Ryan moved to New York City to continue his passion for helping clients by pursuing a securities license for a small firm on Wall Street. During this time, Ryan sharpened his business development, management, and team-building skills. Ryan’s unique background and real-world experience has provided him with an unparalleled work ethic that pushes him to provide exceptional service advising his clients
Ryan is an active member of Springfield Baptist Church and is a board member of the Springfield Baptist Church AJ Whittenberg Scholarship Fund Committee. In his spare time, Ryan enjoys spending time with family and friends closest to him. He loves to watch football and basketball, both college and professional. Ryan was captain of the varsity wrestling team in high school. Ryan also enjoys reading, art, feature films, and live music.
Ryan has an active real estate license in North Carolina and South Carolina.
License: NC: 318455