Priest's strength lies in his ability to focus on and understand the real estate requirements of his clients while working together toward successful results.
Known for his strong worth ethic, Priest has never been afraid to pick up the phone to make a cold call or walk door-to-door in order to fill landlords' space efficiently and with quality tenants.
This work has also allowed Priest to complete millions of dollars in property transactions, including facilities sold to owner-users, investment sales and industrial land transactions.
Eli Priest currently serves as a senior managing director in the Salt Lake City office and specializes in the leasing, acquisition and disposition of industrial space, land and investment properties throughout the Wasatch Front. Priest is a member of one of the top industrial real estate teams in Utah. The team has completed 213 transactions in the last 18 months, transacting on over 20.5 million square feet totaling roughly $663 million. Individually, Priest has brokered 45 transactions comprised of 1.75 million square feet in the last 18 months. He was involved in six off-market investment transactions in 2020. Priest became an agent in 2013, after earning his bachelor’s degree, and began his real estate career at Newmark in 2010, as a researcher and cold caller. He is currently working on attaining his CCIM designation.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.