Bennett Rudder, SIOR
Executive Managing Director, Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions
Bennett is a industrial real estate advisor and transaction professional with nearly a decade of experience assisting occupiers and owners. Bennett's primary responsibilities at JLL include assisting clients with site selection, lease negotiations, acquisition and disposition services. In 2021, Bennett opened the JLL Savannah office.
Experience and Accomplishments:
At JLL, Bennett has represented numerous industrial occupants and owners specializing in the Savannah and Atlanta, Georgia markets. Bennett and his team have represented purchasers and sellers in transacting over 2,000 acres of industrial land. In addition, Bennett and team have assisted tenants and landlords in the leasing millions of square feet of industrial space in multiple markets. Bennett has experience working with a broad range of companies with industrial real estate footprints.
Prior to JLL, Bennett led land dispositions and marketing for a developer where he successfully marketed and closed numerous land sale and lease transactions in Savannah, Georgia. Prior to that, Bennett led US Logistics and Distribution for an international musical instrument manufacturer and distributor.
Education and Affiliations:
Bennett is a graduate of the University of Georgia where he earned a BA in Philosophy. He is a member of JLL’s Supply Chain & Logistics Solutions national practice group, The Society of Industrial and Office Realtors (SIOR), The Council for Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP), Savannah Realtors Commercial Alliance, Atlanta Commercial Board of Realtors, The Savannah Chamber of Commerce, JLL Young Guns Alumni, 2020 JLL Gold Achiever and multi-year JLL Top Gun.
In his spare time, Bennett enjoys spending time and traveling with his wife, Lyndsey, and two young sons, Tripp and Maclin.