Diane Walston brings more than 13 years of residential property management experience to Coldwell Banker Commercial SunCoast. Most recently, Walston lived and worked in Richmond, VA, where she acted as Property Manager during the construction and operation of three mid-rise apartment buildings and a high-rise offering the most luxurious apartments in downtown Richmond.
A native of Richmond, VA, Walston now lives in Wilmington and enjoys spending her free time, bicycling, visiting the beach and playing pickle ball.
Mark joined CBC Suncoast in 2012, with an extensive background in real estate, retail management/finance, and small business ownership. For the first several years, he focused on commercial brokerage until he was elevated to EVP/Sales Manager in 2018. As a co-founder of RoseMark Commercial Advisors Inc, he and his partner Janet Rose specialize in Medical Office, Multifamily and large Residential Development Properties. While they have successfully completed transactions in all segments of CRE, their focus remains on large, complicated transactions. Their combined expertise in investments, the 1031 exchange process, land aggregation/entitlement, leasing, etc. prepared them to serve sophisticated clients, provide data-based recommendations and together they achieve top results. Originally from the Washington, DC area, Mark relocated to Wilmington to pursue a career in commercial real estate brokerage. He has received multiple awards including Circle of Distinction, Broker of the Month among others. Mark's background includes a degree from Indiana University (Kelley School of Business), VP positions with fortune 100 companies, and ownership of consulting and construction firms. Mark has served on several boards/volunteer organizations including the Wilmington Academy of Arts and Sciences (Chair), Wilmington Downtown Inc, Realtors Commercial Alliance (President), Habitat for Humanity (volunteer). Mark lives in Wilmington with his wife and two children. As a family they enjoy boating, traveling, and all the lifestyle options that come with living at the beach.
Mr. Nelson has been with the company for 9 years and in similar businesses for over 15 years. He is in charge of all ground maintenance for CBC SunCoast Properties. He has a Universal CFC Certification with a Locksmith License.
Mr. Benton has been in the business for 20+ years and working in his present position for 10 years. He does everything from plumbing to sheetrock, floors and electrical. He is Class II CFC certified and has an Aquatic & Grounds Applicator License for Retention Pond Maintenance.