LAMONT D. SMITH

Lamont D. Smith, Senior Vice President of TMT Development, is responsible for new construction and assisting in the day-to-day operations activities throughout TMT's 8.5 million square foot portfolio.

Prior to joining TMT Development in 2002, Mr. Smith was employed as Vice President of Development at Friden Hotel Company in Santa Barbara, California where he had responsibility for management contracts, new site development and operating leadership for the largest franchisee of Starwood Hotels in North America.

Beginning his career in 1974, Mr. Smith worked with such organizations as the original Red Lion Hotels and Inns Corporation in operations and marketing then promoted to Senior Vice President where he gained extensive experience with large scale development projects. In addition to business development skills, Smith has extensive experience with operations and marketing management. Lamont attended University of Houston's C.T.Bauer College of Business.

Past Chairman, Washington State Governor's Tourism Industry Council
Past Vice President, American Hotel/Motel Association
Past Member of Portland Business Alliance, Central City Standing Committee Starwood Hotels Marketing Board of Directors (1998-2001)


Affiliations:
  • Present Member of City Club of Portland
  • Past Chairman and two term City of Portland's Exposition & Recreation Commissioner
  • Development of:
  • Portland Perfroming Arts Center
  • Oregon Convention Center
  • Rose Quarter
  • TMT TEAM

    THOMAS P. MOYER - Founder

    VANESSA STURGEON - President & CEO

    LAMONT SMITH - Senior Vice President

    ROBERT PILE - Executive Vice President of Development & Construction

    NICK FRITEL, CFA - Chief Financial Officer

    Talia Means – Executive Assistant to the CEO

    Meagan Morrow – Executive Assistant & Marketing Coordinator

    Rose Wilcox - Office Manager

    Cristin Bansen – Associate Vice President of Operations

    Ella Raff – Operations Assistant

    Alycia Costa – Senior Property Manager

    Emma Paustian – Associate Property Manager

    Sean McCarty - Accountant

    Rebecca Cowan - Accounting Assistant

    Jeremy Ward - Chief Engineer

    Tyzer Pelletier - Building Engineer

    Jesse Christenson - Building Engineer

    Gary Ward - Maintenance Manager

    Sonia Fernandez – Day Porter

    Daniel Hernandez – Day Porter

    We have been exceptionally impressed with the service TMT Development delivers on a daily basis. Fox Tower has been our home since 2004 and we have continued to be impressed by the TMT team, the building and the quick response time to anything big or small.
    Joe Karas, Managing Director, Moss Adams