Lizz Kabat | President
Lizz is a recognized leader in Commercial Real Estate. Her proven record of achievement is based on over twenty years of experience in nine states with a broad spectrum of commercial real estate knowledge and skills. She combines diligent decision making and organizational skills with creative problem solving. Lizz is a trusted counsel to retailers in multi-market expansions, offering them innovative and tailored retail real estate strategies. While competitive and bottom-line minded, Lizz’s clients remain loyal because of her care, attention, and customer focus.
Jon Parker | Vice President
Jon Parker has 20+ years of brokerage/tenant representation experience in the Commercial Real Estate Industry specializing in retail/restaurant tenant representation and site selection for clients in Tennessee, Kentucky, North Georgia, Alabama, and Virginia. Among others, Jon represents Texas Roadhouse, Popeye’s Chicken, and Salsarita’s Fresh Cantina. Jon also specializes in excess property disposition for national clients in Tennessee and the Southeast U.S. Jon was responsible for booking over $80 Million in commercial real estate lease and purchase transactions from 2006-2016. Jon holds an M.B.A and B.A. from Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.
Jack Gilmore | Associate Broker
Jack is responsible for conducting analytic research, developing strategic reports, and assisting in marketing efforts for Kabat RES. As a broker, he fosters business development, strategic positioning, consulting, and implementing solutions. As a small business investor, he also provides real estate advice from the client perspective. Jack acquired valuable experience building a book of business as an associate insurance agent immediately following graduation from the University of South Carolina with a Bachelor of Science in Finance.
Josh McBride | Associate Broker
Josh has had extensive experience in site selection, deal making, demographic analysis, design, construction, development, and grand opening marketing. He was previously Vice President of Development for the largest franchise developer of Pieology Pizzeria where he was responsible for all phases of restaurant development across five states in the Southeast. He started his career with Chick-fil-A where he served for nine years in various operations and human resources roles, including managing company-owned restaurants throughout the Southeast as a Corporate Manager. Josh graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree form Pensacola Christian College and earned an M.B.A. from King University.
Erin Cobb | Associate Broker
Erin is a deep and insightful tool box to draw from for her clients in terms of commercial real estate knowledge and skills. Her first career in the restaurant industry makes her ideally suited to understand the needs of restaurant clients from local owner operators to global corporations that she represents nationally. She is a trusted resource for retailers in multi-market expansions, offering them innovative and tailored retail real estate strategies developed using marketing principles, data analysis, and retail industry intelligence. Her clients are her top priority and integrity is her guiding star.
Kadie Black | Associate Broker
Kadie is an effective real estate professional with a passion for the business. Her solid experience and creative personality have helped drive success on both sides of the deal. Kadie’s focus includes land, retail brands, and new development. She has called Nashville, Tennessee home for almost a decade, helping the region grow while maintaining its southern roots.