Specialties: Office, Retail
Scope of Service Experience
Brian is involved with Brokerage and Leasing efforts for retail, office, warehouse, investment, and mufti-family properties in the Vail Valley.
Background & Experience
BACKGROUND Brian is originally from the San Francisco Bay Area of California. He attended the University of Denver from 1965 until graduation in 1968, when he moved to the Vail Valley and was employed as a full time ski instructor with the Vail Ski School. In 1969, he joined the US Army and had multiple assignments as an intelligence officer in the US, throughout South East Asia (First Special Forces Group) and in Europe (Third Armor Division). After four + years of service and a stint of world travel Brian returned to the Valley to be a part time ski instructor and become an owner in a ski retail store (Sunrise Ltd.) in the Lionshead retail core of Vail.
In 1979, he started his real estate career when he moved back to the SF Bay Area. He concentrated on all facets of commercial real estate brokerage and development (retail, office, industrial) with an emphasis on site selection for regional and national tenants. His real estate experience includes selling new homes for one of California's leading home builders, Signature Properties of Pleasanton, California and resale properties on the San Francisco Peninsula. In 1995 he returned to the Valley and hired on as a Broker Associate with Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate until 2012. In January of 2013 Brian joined the NAI Mountain Commercial team as a broker associate to continue his career in the resort markets.
EDUCATION Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Denver. Professional Ski Instructor of America, Level II.