Winners of the 2023 annual Elite Brokerage Invitational gives check to City of Refuge on behalf of Sealy & Company

Sealy & Company, a fully-integrated commercial real estate investment, and operating company held its 2nd Annual Elite Brokerage Invitational last week at The Golf Club of Georgia in Alpharetta. The event was attended by top Southeast industrial brokers and was a grand success, filled with golfing, gathering, and most importantly, giving back to the community. 

The winning team comprising Mack Freudenstein, Davis Gibbs, Jamie Hargather, and Connor Winkler, chose City of Refuge, Inc. to receive a $5,000 donation made by Sealy & Company on their behalf. The City of Refuge is a non-profit organization that works towards breaking the cycle of homelessness and poverty by providing housing, education, and support services to individuals and families in need. 

The Elite Brokerage Invitational is an exclusive event that brings together some of the best minds in the industrial real estate industry to share ideas, network, and give back to the community. The event is part of Sealy & Company’s ongoing commitment to corporate social responsibility. The firm is dedicated to creating a lasting impact on the communities where it operates and encourages its employees and partners to get involved in charitable initiatives. 

“We are thrilled this event has become an annual affair showcasing the value we hold in building strong relationships within the industrial real estate industry and the community,” said John A. Nida, Sr. Regional Director – Investment Services of Sealy & Company. “Our continued presence in key Southeast US markets over the last 75+ years is a testament to our commitment to this industry.  As we move forward, Sealy & Company will remain focused on strengthening our partnerships and delivering exceptional service and value.”


“Sealy & Company believes that giving back to the community is an integral part of our business, and we are committed to continuing this tradition in the future. We are proud to have been able to make a positive impact on the community through our donation to City of Refuge,” said James R. Cook Jr., Chief Financial Officer of Sealy & Company.


The event was a huge success, and Sealy & Company is already looking forward to next year’s Elite Brokerage Invitational. With a commitment to creating a positive impact on the communities we serve; Sealy & Company is a shining example of how businesses can make a difference in the world. 

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About Sealy & Company

Sealy & Company, a fully-integrated commercial real estate investment, and operating company, is a recognized leader in acquiring, developing, and redeveloping regional distribution warehouse, industrial/flex, and other commercial properties. Sealy provides a full-service platform for high-net-worth individuals and institutional investors through our development, management, and brokerage divisions.Sealy & Company has an exceptional team of over 100 employees, located in five offices, with corporate offices in Dallas, TX and Shreveport, ­LA.