Leslie Bassett, Pridgen Bassett Law and Scott Ward, Corporate Real Estate Advisors (Profit Sense with Bill McDermott, Episode 19)
On this edition of “ProfitSense,” Leslie Bassett, Pridgen Bassett Law joined host Bill McDermott to discuss her work in ERISA law and employment issues. Scott Ward of Corporate Real Estate Advisors also appeared on the show, relating his entrepreneurial journey which ended in a successful sale, as well as his current work in commercial tenant representation. “ProfitSense with Bill McDermott” is produced and broadcast by the North Fulton Studio of Business RadioX® in Alpharetta.
Leslie Bassett, Partner, Pridgen Bassett Law
Pridgen Bassett Law’s attorneys combine more than 35 years of litigation experience to offer legal strategies and solutions tailored to each client’s unique situation. Pridgen Bassett Law serves clients including employees and employers, private and public businesses, and ERISA plan sponsors and fiduciaries. They offer modern answers for modern benefits and employment issues.
Scott Ward, Vice President, Corporate Real Estate Advisors
Corporate Real Estate Advisors is a privately owned real estate firm that provides tenant representation and site selection expertise exclusively for tenants and buyers of office, industrial and retail space. Chosen by the prestigious ITRA Global (International Tenant Representative Alliance) as the regional representative for Atlanta, they offer corporate clients principal level expertise in Atlanta and worldwide.
With each Principal’s 30+ years of experience, Corporate Real Estate Advisors provides intelligent strategies and creative solutions for companies, whether large or small, in their real estate matters. They are committed not only to achieve their client’s goals but also to exceed their client’s expectations by maximizing the value of their lease terms, resulting in long-term relationships reaching far beyond the initial transactional stage.
About “ProfitSense” and Your Host, Bill McDermott
“ProfitSense with Bill McDermott” dives into the stories behind some of Atlanta’s successful businesses and business owners and the professionals that advise them. This show helps local business leaders get the word out about the important work they’re doing to serve their market, their community and their profession. The Show is presented by McDermott Financial Solutions. McDermott Financial helps business owners improve cash flow and profitability, find financing, break through barriers to expansion and financially prepare to exit their business. The show archive can be found at profitsenseradio.com.
Bill McDermott is the Founder and CEO of McDermott Financial Solutions. When business owners want to increase their profitability, they don’t have the expertise to know where to start or what to do. Bill leverages his knowledge and relationships from 32 years as a banker to identify the hurdles getting in the way and create a plan to deliver profitability they never thought possible.
Bill currently serves as Treasurer for the Atlanta Executive Forum and has held previous positions as a board member for the Kennesaw State University Entrepreneurship Center and Gwinnett Habitat for Humanity and Treasurer for CEO NetWeavers. Bill is a graduate of Wake Forest University and he and his wife, Martha have called Atlanta home for over 40 years. Outside of work, Bill enjoys golf, traveling, and gardening.