Jim Brennan joined the ALG team in September of 2023.
Jim began his career working with Arthur Andersen & Co in New York City in domestic and international corporate tax. Later, he founded Apache Capital, LLC in 2005 to develop and joint venture retail projects in the Southeast. He is also involved in entitling land for Multifamily and Single-Family build to rent communities.
Jim has solid experience on the tenant side. He was instrumental in regional store development efforts for Caribou Coffee Company during its initial store roll out. He then expanded his “in-house” experience by leading regional development for Einstein Noah Restaurant Group. Jim’s strong results with ARES group reflect his firsthand knowledge of Landlord perspectives gained while he was Director of Leasing and Research at Peachtree Center, a large mixed use office / retail project in downtown Atlanta.
Jim has an MBA in Finance from Miami University and a BSBA from Bowling Green State University. Jim is a licensed real estate broker in the state of Georgia.
In his spare time, he enjoys time with family and friends and watching Atlanta United.