WHO WE ARE
Chuck Ogletree | Partner
Upon graduating from the University of Georgia in 1989, Chuck started South-Tree Enterprises, a full service general contracting firm with the commitment to partner with his clients to make their visions a reality.
Chuck has an innate ability to keep a project team focused on the big picture as well as the bottom line. Clients know that with him they have a project leader who will navigate, direct, or steer them in the right direction, to achieve measurable outcomes.
While Chuck served on a local bank board for eight years, first as Chairman of the Loan Committee and then Chairman of the Board, he gained invaluable insight that enables him to work closely with lending institutions on structuring financing for each project.
Chuck oversees project development working with Architects, Engineers, and local municipalities to ensure that the front end analysis leads to successful development.
Paul Schwinne | Partner
Paul is the Commercial Broker and Owner of Quantum Commercial Real Estate, a full service commercial brokerage firm. Quantum provides a full range of brokerage services to buyers, sellers, landlords and tenants for the acquisition, disposition, and leasing of commercial real estate.
Working in commercial real estate since 2001, Paul earned the prestigious Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2004. Paul is a recognized expert in the disciplines of commercial and investment real estate. He brings 15 years of experience to clients and team members to ensure successful conception, implementation, completion and operation of projects.
Prior to his real estate career, Paul graduated from Georgia Tech in 1984 with a Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering. He practiced engineering for ten years in designing and manufacturing jet engine components. Paul was then promoted into management and acquired ownership in the firm. The aerospace firm was acquired in 1998 and Paul was promoted to President of the facility. After several years of managing a public company, Paul chose to pursue a career change in commercial real estate.
David A. Strickland | Partner
David is a Commercial Real Estate Broker with more than 25 years of brokerage experience since graduating with a BBA degree in real estate from the University of Georgia in 1987. After stints with several brokerage firms, David joined his partner, Paul Schwinne, in 2007.
Active with the Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors for many years, David's contacts throughout the brokerage community continue to provide a basis for new deals for both brokerage and development. As a native and lifelong resident of south metro Atlanta, his familiarity with the marketplace aids in site searches and deal sourcing.
David works with sellers, buyers, landlords and tenants who are active in the south metro Atlanta market while seeking opportunities for several real estate related companies in which he is a partner.