Senior Vice President of LEASING


Bret Nesbitt is the Senior Vice President of Leasing for Garner Group and has 6 years of experience in commercial real estate. He is responsible for strategic planning on each asset, sourcing and negotiating new and renewal leases, assisting the acquisitions team in evaluating opportunities, and overall direction of the leasing department. 

DLC Management Corp.

Prior to joining the company, Bret was a Senior Leasing Representative for DLC Management Corp. from 2017 to 2019. His role at DLC involved the creation of merchandising plans, sourcing and negotiating new deals, and preparing and  

presenting updates to JV partners. He was responsible for leasing as many as 18 assets across the Southeast and Midwest US. 

RCG Ventures, LLC

In 2015, Bret joined RCG as a Property Accountant where he was responsible for calculating and processing CAM reconciliations and annual property budgets on a portfolio of assets. Other responsibilities included posting cash receipts, calculating management fees, and closing the books on a monthly basis. In 2016, Bret transitioned to the role of Leasing Associate where he performed day-to-day leasing tasks on retail assets. 


Florida State University - Bachelor of Science in Accounting