People On The Move
People on the Move is your weekly roundup of hiring and other personnel news throughout the state of Utah.
Salt Lake City—T. Richard Davis has recently joined Durham Jones & Pinegar as an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Litigation section. Mr. Davis focuses on real property, banking, commercial transaction and litigation matters, including acquisitions, sales, tax-free exchanges, financing, real estate development, commercial and residential leases, foreclosures, loan workouts, title disputes, quiet title actions, easements, boundary line disputes, and mechanics liens. Lynda Cook has recently joined Durham Jones & Pinegar as an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Real Estate section. Lynda Cook has also recently joined Durham Jones & Pinegar as an Of Counsel attorney in the firm’s Real Estate section. Ms. Cook has over 30 years of experience as a real estate attorney. She handles a wide variety of transactional and real estate matters with an emphasis on commercial and real estate loan documentation and negotiation primarily representing institutional lenders. Her work in this area includes complex land development, construction, and permanent financing as well as loan restructuring and modifications. Ms. Smith also handles commercial real estate purchase and sale transactions, as well as associated due diligence reviews. She has prepared and negotiated commercial leases (representing landlord or tenant interests) for all kinds of projects including retail, resort and office developments.
Salt Lake City—Greystar, a global leader in the investment, development, and management of high-quality rental housing properties, is pleased to announce that Jennifer Velilla has been promoted to Director of Real Estate. In her new role, Mr. Velilla will be responsible for overseeing property management operations in Utah. Ms. Velilla will work with regional property managers, marketing, construction, and support services team members to support the region. In addition, she will play an important role in new business development and client relations. Ms. Velilla has been active in the multifamily industry since 1999 and her expertise spans portfolio management, property repositioning, lease-ups, and renovations. Prior to joining Greystar in October 2017, Ms. Velilla oversaw a portfolio of assets in the greater Chicagoland area for Penobscot. She is a graduate of Miami Dade College and a member of the National Apartment Association. Jennifer will be based at the Greystar Salt Lake City office.
Silicon Slopes —InsideSales.com, the only AI Sales Platform powered by Collective Intelligence, today announced Chris Harrington has been appointed chief executive officer, effective immediately. Previously COO of InsideSales.com, Mr. Harrington brings a depth of experience leading high-growth software companies and has driven nearly 30 percent enterprise customer growth since joining seven months ago. Mr. Harrington will succeed former CEO and founder Dave Elkington, who will remain with the company as Chairman of the Board. Before joining InsideSales.com, Mr. Harrington steered widespread SaaS adoption for digital sales and marketing powerhouses Omniture, Adobe, and Domo. At Omniture, Mr. Harrington drove seven years of annual recurring revenue (ARR) growth from $4 million to over $500 million. Omniture grew to serve more than 5,000 global customers before it was acquired for $1.8 billion by Adobe Systems, where he led all enterprise sales for the Americas and was responsible for $890 million in revenue. Most recently, Mr. Harrington served as president of the $2 billion business intelligence leader Domo, where he worked with InsideSales.com board members Josh James and Mark Gorenberg to create one of the fastest growing enterprise software companies.
Park City—Sentient Lasers, the leading solutions company for the aesthetic market which specializes in service, sales, procurement, leasing, and warranty, announced the addition of Joseph Walston as Director of Operations. In his new role, Mr. Walston is responsible for the direction, coordination, profitability, and expansion of the organization. Additionally, Mr. Walston will focus on digitizing and streamlining workflow operations and inventory management. A solutions-driven professional, Mr. Walston has spent the past five years in the finance industry, providing innovative technology solutions and active support across all project management procedures. In his previous position with TD Ameritrade, Mr. Walston was instrumental in integrating the first AI platform in finance services history, which quickly developed into the fastest growing platform within the company.