Gene Dykes was born and raised in The Buckhead area of Atlanta, GA. He attended
and graduated from Woodward Academy, and continued his studies at Regis University,
Denver, Colorado, and the University of Georgia. He then moved to Newport Beach,
California where he helped to establish Crystalene, a swimming pool and spa chemical
company. Gene worked primarily in sales for the product line. After many years in
California, Gene assisted in moving Crystalene to Columbus, GA. As Vice President of
the company, he managed the product manufacturing and distribution, and was
instrumental in successfully selling the company to foreign investors.
In 1988, Gene became a licensed Realtor in Georgia. He worked with Ed Adams
Realty, a company specializing in commercial sales and leasing, and residential sales.
His experiences at the Ed Adams Co. gave him expertise in dealing with corporations
and investors, as well as individuals and families. Gene has a wide variety of
experience in the sale of land, development tracts, warehouses, medical offices,
business offices, retail facilities, out lots, build to suits, apartments and residences. In
building his strong real estate portfolio, he has worked with contractors and developers.
Gene is currently with Watson Realty Corp. and is licensed in Georgia and Florida.
Gene lives in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL with his wife and is the father of three college
aged boys. He enjoys reading, camping, hunting, motorcycles, building, the outdoors
and the beach!