Richard Barta is a member of Axum’s advisory board. He brings over 25 years of extensive real estate development and investing and site selection expertise to the Firm’s advisory board. Mr. Barta is the Founder and President of Core Properties, a full-service commercial real estate company based in Charlotte, North Carolina. Since its inception, Core Properties has completed over 2,100 transactions in excess of 33,000,000 square feet throughout the country. He has worked with leasing companies such as McDonalds, Chipotle Mexican Grille and Target, among several others. Mr. Barta graduated from Bowdoin College.