Ryan Blackburn

Ryan Blackburn

Senior Vice President


Ryan Blackburn serves as Senior Vice President for Foundry Commercial in Atlanta. He has been active in in the Atlanta commercial real estate market in various capacities since 2012 and has been a part of the ACBR Million Dollar Club every year since 2015.  Mr. Blackburn has been involved in over 150 transactions over the course of his career totaling more than $50 million and brings a wealth of knowledge regarding leasing, sales, and tenant/buyer representation.

Prior to joining Foundry Commercial, Mr. Blackburn served as a Director at Lavista Associates, where he utilized his extensive experience to leverage transactions on the local, regional and national level. Mr. Blackburn began his career at CBRE, where he represented industrial landlords with leasing and marketing of warehouse and distribution properties. He later moved on to a Senior Associate position Reliant Real Estate Partners, consulting and advising commercial real estate owners, institutions and tenants in the Southeast United States. He has extensive experience representing institutional landlords from High Street Realty Company, American Realty Advisors, Crow Holdings, RREEF, Invesco, First Industrial, Liberty Property Trust, Meritex and Colony Industrial and managing the leasing and marketing of their distribution and manufacturing facilities.

Education & Accreditations 

  • B.B.A., Stetson School of Business and Economics, Mercer University
  • M.B.A., Stetson School of Business and Economics, Mercer University

Community Involvement

  • Member, Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors
  • Member, Young Council of Realtors