Cody joined Sun Coast Partners in 2007 and quickly distinguished himself as a top performer. He was elevated to Vice President in 2011, and formed The CRESS Group in 2012. Cody has been recognized with prestigious awards multiple times, including achieving the Top 1% Silver status among commercial brokers nationwide in 2019 and 2018. In addition, he attained Top 2% Bronze status in 2017, 2016, and 2015. Cody’s exceptional performance has consistently earned him the title of Broker of the Year within Sun Coast Partners, a recognition he has received almost every year since 2010.

He graduated from North Carolina State University with a degree in Engineering. Upon graduation, Cody worked in the environmental consulting industry specializing in air emissions from industrial sources. Cody’s technical expertise and analytical skills and diverse background in real estate as an active broker, investor, and developer contribute to the goals and needs of his clients. His broad experience and knowledge have prepared him to work with a variety of business and property types. However, Cody has a particular interest in industrial, office, and investment properties. This background and specialization have provided his clients with superior service and have resulted in efficient and successful transactions.

Cody is a native North Carolinian, born and raised in Sanford in the heart of the state. He is involved with several organizations both professionally and personally including the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the NC Certified Commercial Investment Membership (NC-CCIM), the Cape Fear BMW Motorcycle Riders Association, the USTA, and the Greater Wilmington Tennis Association. He lives in Wilmington with his wife and twin daughters, enjoys tennis, fishing, and boating.