FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
LAKELAND, FL – August 2, 2012 – Julie Townsend of Lakeland, FL, recently joined Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Ralston Dantzler Realty (CBCSRD) as real estate sales associate. Julie specializes in general commercial real estate, focusing on the Lakeland downtown area and business district.
As the former Executive Director of the Downtown Lakeland Partnership organization, Julie keenly understands the needs of the energetic business community, as well as the vibrant social dynamics found in the downtown constituency.
“Because of my work with the Downtown Lakeland Partnership, I have a passion for the revitalization of the area and want to be a driving force to bring new business and jobs to downtown,” she explains.
Julie has lived in Lakeland for 13 years with her husband and children in downtown’s Historic Lake Morton Neighborhood. She remains active in her community by serving on committees for local public events, such as the Spring Obsession Garden Show, Historic Home, and Garden Tours, and Politics in the Park. Her professional associations include Lakeland Rotary Club, Florida Public Relations Association, Leadership Lakeland Class 28, and Leadership Lakeland Alumni Association. In addition, she serves on the board of directors for the Florida Bipartisan Civic Affairs Group and recently was elected to the board of directors for the Lakeland Downtown Development Authority.
Julie obtained a BA degree in Philosophy with an emphasis in Ethics and Logic from the University of New Orleans. Her broad career experience includes project management in the public and private sectors, as well as in marketing and public relations.
About Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Ralston Dantzler Realty
Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Ralston Dantzler Realty (CBCSRD) is located in Lakeland, Florida and is Florida’s I-4 corridor’s premier commercial real estate firm. We offer unique positioning of properties utilizing our intimate knowledge of local markets, a recognized national brand, and a global reach through our Coldwell Banker Commercial offices worldwide. Founded by three highly-recognized CCIM-designated Florida brokers, the company brings together experts on all aspects of real estate. We provide services to land and commercial clients through both CBCSRD and our land brokerage, Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate.