As the Broker-In Charge of Sims Commercial Realtors, Auctioneers, Larry sets a high standard for every team member. Known as a creative problem-solver, he prides himself on finding solutions where others have failed.
He began his career after he received a BBA in Business Administration from Middle Tennessee State University in 1972. Since then, he has supported his alma mater and served on the Board of Trustees.
In 1999 he was named the Middle Tennessee Realtor of the Year. His extensive resume includes several designations such as CCIM, Certified Commercial Investment Member. Other designations include CRB (Certified Real Estate Broker), CRS (Certified Residential Specialist), GRI (Graduate, Realtors, Institute) and CAI (Certified Auctioneers Institute). He is a member of the NAR Residential Sales Council, as well as the Chamber of Commerce.
Stephen has been in the auction business since 2007 and has been involved in web development, marketing and e-commerce solutions since 1998. He enjoys creative problem solving and the application of technology in service of clients and partners. Stephen lives in Nashville with his wife and two boys but enjoys traveling throughout Tennessee to work auctions. He specializes in business closeouts, estate sales and all sorts of asset liquidations. If you listen closely, you may hear Stephen’s voice in radio spots and videos promoting Sims Commercial.
Cathey joined the Sims Commercial team in the Spring of 2017 shortly after graduating from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Her studies in finance and psychology, and involvement in her family’s property management company prepared her for a successful career in real estate. She has a special interest in downtown Murfreesboro properties and commercial lots all around Middle Tennessee due to her family’s deep rooted history in local real estate. Cathey brings energy, creativity, and experience with financial analytics to her work to ensure quality and customer satisfaction.
Cody is a native Nashvillian and graduate of Hillsboro High School and resident of Green Hills. He is a GIA certified diamondologist and grew up in the Jewelry business working in his family’s shop, Diamond Bankers, which was located for several decades on Hillsboro Boulevard. Cody has been liquidating assets at auction since 2013.
Shunila specializes in commercial retail property including convenience stores, liquor stores, shopping centers, primer commercial, industrial and residential land and houses.
Bridget is a lifelong resident of Rutherford County. She is married to one of Murfreesboro’s favorite dentist Dr. William Fitzgerald and they have one son together. She considers herself a foodie, enjoys staying active and her greatest joy is being a wife and mother. She also enjoys volunteering for local organizations and schools.
Bridget’s honesty, creativity and attention to detail will prove her success time after time. She works hard every day to better herself personally and professionally. She is extremely competitive and gives 100% in all aspects of life and business.
Linda Brendle — Administrative Assistant
Linda is a resident of Smyrna, TN and joined with the Sims team after a highly successful career in telecomunications sales.