Meet Your Agent

Joel Bowie


  • Joined Transworld business brokers in 2000.
  • Member of Transworld’s President’s Club for top producers.
  • FBBA -Million Dollar Club – award winner.
  • BBF -Million Dollar Plus – award winner.


  • 40 year resident and business owner in South Florida.
  • Founder and President of General Diversified Industries, a $6,000,000 a year mechanical contracting firm.
  • President of Diversified Commercial Developers, Inc., a construction and development firm.
  • President of Dockside Real Estate, a construction, real estate and financial consulting firm.
  • Partner in various real estate development projects, including Victoria Park Place, Ft. Lauderdale’s first large in town townhouse project.


  • Thirty years of hands on business management experience.
  • Years spent as a real estate and business financial analyst and consultant.
  • The background and experience to understand business operations and the motivations of business buyers and sellers.
  • The financial skills required to determine business value and to structure the business sale.


  • Winner of two Fort Lauderdale Community Appearance Board awards for real estate projects.
  • Principal Race Officer for all Whitbread Race stopovers in Ft. Lauderdale.
  • Principal Race Officer for sailing Olympic Trials hosted in Fort Lauderdale in 2004.
  • Past member of various City of Ft. Lauderdale boards and committees.
    Member Business Brokers of Florida


  • B. S. in Management and Finance, University of South Carolina
  • Licensed Real Estate Broker since 1986
  • Florida General Contractor’s License (inactive)
  • Florida Unlimited Air Conditioning License (inactive)


Boating, sailing, fishing and golf.