WHO WE ARE

Meet the Team
READY - adjective \’re-dē\:

NAI READY is the Site Location and Incentive Negotiation division of NAI Global, centrally located in Greenville, SC. Founded in 2015 by Hal Johnson, Chief Development Officer of NAI Earle Furman, NAI READY was formed to provide companies with the key components of their real estate needs, encompassed all under one umbrella. Built on a wealth of experience in economic development and an intimate knowledge of government incentives available to businesses of all sizes, across all industries, NAI READY works directly with clients and business partners to ensure the success of their projects by becoming an extension of their team. We approach every project by understanding the corporate culture and determining the evolving market needs that set the stage for the most profitable location.

Hal Johnson

Chief Development Officer

[email protected]
1-864-907-6000

Hal developed NAI READY to do two things really well: 1) Work with corporate entities to systematically choose the right location for their next facility ideally maximizing profitability and minimize risk, and 2) Help communities and or investment groups to create industrial parks, sites, and buildings.

Jamie Newell

Broker | Consultant

[email protected]
1-919-306-3003

Having the right project team in place sets the stage for a successful project. Jamie’s expansive network and relationships with experienced consultants and contracting firms throughout the nation and across each sector of the industry is a value add to her clientele.

Tak O’Haru

Partner

  • President & CEO, White Cube LLC
  • Japanese Consultant
  • Translator

Kenny Thompson

Administrative Coordinator

  • Research
  • Contracts
  • Data Consolidation

Candy Bagwell

Administrative Coordinator

  • Research
  • Contracts
  • Data Consolidation

Katherine Royal

Marketing

  • Proposals
  • Research
  • Data Collection & Utilization

Megan Benton

Marketing

  • Advertising/Design
  • Proposals
  • Research

Robb McCarter

Marketing

  • Proposals
  • Research
  • Data Collection & Utilization

NAI Global is a leading global commercial real estate brokerage firm. NAI Global offices are leaders in their local markets and work in unison to provide clients with exceptional solutions to their commercial real estate needs.  NAI Global has more than 300 offices strategically located throughout North America, Latin America, Europe, Africa and Asia Pacific, with over 5,100 local market professionals, managing in excess of 1.1 billion square feet of property.