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October 6, 2009

Goddard School Names Cobb Area for New School

ATLANTA (Oct. 6, 2009) – Ackerman & Co. has sold 1.7 acres to The Goddard School for a new Cobb County location.

The Goddard School is planning to develop a new private school just off the East-West Connector, scheduled to open in the Spring of 2010.  Goddard School, a private early education center, has more than two dozen locations throughout metro Atlanta.
Mike Martin, Vice President for Ackerman, represented the landlord in the transaction.

Tramore Pointe is Ackerman’s 60-acre mixed-use project along the East-West Connector, and is home to such companies as Kaiser Permanente, Homeland Storage, Holiday Inn and Zaxby’s restaurant.

Other Ackerman deals in recent weeks include:

  • M&M Merchandisers renewal of 32,000 square feet at 6095 Boatrock Blvd., a 32,800-square-foot industrial building in Fulton Industrial. Kate Sharp, Vice President with Ackerman, brokered the direct deal for the tenant.
  • Croy Engineering renewed 24,100 square feet at White Water Business Park in Marietta for six years.  Jimmy Stevens and David Ellis, both Vice Presidents with Ackerman, brokered the deal for the landlord in a direct deal.
  • Procom Home Products Inc. purchased 500 Brown Industrial Parkway, an 84,900-square-foot manufacturing facility in Canton from HD Supply for an undisclosed price.  The purchase included 11.5 acres.  Ackerman’s Stevens and Ellis brokered the sale for Procom and Stuart Pendley with CB Richard Ellis Group Inc. in Atlanta represented the seller.


Headquartered in Atlanta, Ackerman & Co. is one of the oldest full-service commercial real estate companies in the southeastern United States. Our expertise in four primary disciplines — brokerage, development, investment and management — enables us to quickly and effectively respond to our clients and create value through innovative real estate solutions.