Athan “Tom” Prakas is a Delray Beach resident and owner of Prakas & Co, Inc., a commercial real estate brokerage company specializing in restaurant, hospitality and commercial properties, headquartered in Boca Raton. Through his years of experience and remarkable vision for the industry, Prakas and his company continually make restaurant and real estate headlines, not only in South Florida but nationally.
Managing Partner / Owner
Christian Charles Prakas is a Boca Raton resident and Broker of Prakas & Co, a commercial real estate brokerage company specializing in restaurant, nightclub, and commercial properties, located in Boca Raton. Christian grew up in the real estate business and has made it his passion and career since the age of 18. Christian attended FAU during his beginning years with the firm.
VP of Franchise Representation
Randy O’Donnell is Prakas & Co’s in house tenant representation expert. He is currently the exclusive Florida broker for Mario’s Italian Market, Chicken Salad Chick, Beef O’bradys, and more. He’s been a resident of Boca Raton, Florida since 1977 and is very well versed in the area. For tenant representation, franchising, consulting, and sales, reach out to Randy.
Managing Partner for Orlando
James (Jimmy) Layson has over 25 years of experience within the Hospitality Industry. He began his career in Atlanta, Georgia in the historic “Buckhead” restaurant-entertainment district, which, was a national trendsetter for urban entertainment districts across the country. Having worked in every facet of the business, from entry-level positions, management, and ownership.
Born in Boca Raton, Chas Prakas became a sales associate for Prakas & Co, Inc. in 2018. Being a South Florida native, Chas has deep roots in the surrounding areas landscape and a clear vision for reshaping properties. As a 2017 graduate of Florida Atlantic University, with a bachelors degree in communications and a minor in hospitality management. Chas’ lifelong passion has been involvement with the sale of restaurants.
Athan Prakas II was born and raised in Delray Beach. Athan became a sales associate for Prakas & Co in 2019 after graduating Boca Raton Community High School. Athan prides himself on doing anything necessary to help our brokerage excel, whether it’s in the office or out in the field. Athan is currently apprenticing under his father and broker, A. Tom Prakas, to learn the ins and outs of the entire company.
Moving to Palm Beach County with his family in 1984, Randy has had the privilege of watching South Florida transform into one the most diverse and sought after culinary and business landscapes in the country. His knowledge of the area, along with his extensive hospitality background, understanding of the industry, and desire to provide exceptional service to his clients makes him a natural fit for Prakas & Co.