A leader in the vacation rental industry for close to 30 years, Jim is the former CEO of Abbott Resorts, ResortQuest, and Sterling Resorts. He has overseen as many as 20,000 vacation rental units, 250 resort real estate agents, and 200 homeowner associations. Jim has also been involved in more acquisitions within the vacation rental space than anyone else in the history of the industry. A Broker in four states, Jim is one of only eight real estate professionals in the entire United States that is simultaneously an invited member of the Counselors of Real Estate (CRE) and the Council of Real Estate Broker Managers (CRB).
November 2014. Nashville, TN – Vacation Happily LLC, a new vacation rental company headquartered in the Northwest Florida area, has engaged C2G Advisors to assist them with their growth strategies, primarily in the upper-end and luxury portions of the new company’s initiatives.
Nashville, TN – James Olin, CEO of C2G Advisors LLC, has been asked to lead two sessions on Acquisitions and Acquisition Planning within the Vacation Rental Industry at the Annual Conference of the Vacation Rental Managers Association (VRMA). The Annual Conference is held October 26-29 in San Diego, California. The Conference, the largest of its kind for the industry, brings industry leaders throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean to one location to share ideas and learn about industry trends from experts in the vacation rental arena. Olin will be discussing the “Buy Side” of the Acquisition Transaction in the first session, and then will hold a 2-hour workshop on how to prepare a business for a sale