Russell Cantrell, a Middle Tennessee native-born in Winchester and a Franklin resident since 1995, joins the real estate industry after 30 years in corporate sales, sales operations and management. Russell worked with many top restaurant brands and multi-unit franchise brands to sale, develop, market and manage operations to build and grow his customer’s coffee and iced tea business. He has earned many sales and customer service awards throughout his career. In 2020, Russell decided to pursue real estate as a career and joined Zeitlin Sotheby’s International Realty to continue his passion to deliver excellent service in every step of the home buying and selling process. Customer service and relationship building are the centerpieces of his business philosophy. Russell’s roots are firmly established in Middle Tennessee and he is excited to work with buyers and sellers in Williamson and neighboring counties to find that perfect home or sell their current home. Russell earned his BS degree in marketing and advertising from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He and his wife, Kim, have been married since 1991 and have two children, both graduates from UT, Knoxville. When Russell isn’t working, you can find him doing yard work, tinkering with cars, grilling for friends and family, enjoying sports and occasionally golf.