Payne is a Marketing & Operations Strategist with Randall Commercial Group, LLC, focused on marketing, business development, and investment acquisitions and dispositions.
Payne began his career in the hospitality industry at an adventure guest ranch called JH Ranch, where he has worked since 2015. His primary areas of focus were marketing, logistics, leadership development, and management. His significant contributions include hiring and managing a volunteer staff of 140 people, successfully planning and executing guest facing programs, and planning and executing marketing strategy that led to historically high rates of attendance. He will continue to be involved with JH Ranch on a part time basis.
Payne is a graduate of the University of Mississippi School of Business majoring in real estate and managerial finance. Currently, he lives in Birmingham, Alabama with his wife and two daughters. He enjoys spending time with family, hunting, adventuring outdoors, and staying active.