The TCI Group-Jerry Petzoldt Agency is pleased to welcome Roger Lowe as an Affiliate Broker at our Kingsport office. Mr. Lowe joins TCI Group with over 40 years of operations management and administration experience from a variety of fields including government, retail, higher education, and industrial commerce.
In 2017, Roger retired from Taylor Brands, a cutlery manufacturer and distributor, where he served as General Manager for 11 years. He also served in the Air Force where he was a Weather Forecaster and later spent many years in the retail sector gaining extensive experience in risk management, personnel management and customer service. Mr. Lowe is adjunct faculty at King University where he has taught International Business in King’s BBA program and currently teaches a variety of subjects including Strategic Management and Organizational Management.
Roger has developed a keen interest in commercial Real Estate, particularly as it relates to International Business. This interest lead to the development of Orbis Networks, a new business branch of the TCI Group-Jerry Petzoldt Agency.
Orbis Networks is a consulting firm focused on serving the comprehensive needs of businesses. Services include business plans, business analysis, supply chain analysis, operations management, efficiency evaluation, and property sourcing and relocation advice. The overall result is to improve efficiency and reduce operating costs for our clients.
Mr. Lowe holds a Bachelor of Science degree in General Business and a Master of Business Administration with a concentration in International Business. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Northeast Tennessee Association of Realtors – Commercial Member and is licensed in Tennessee.