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

    City Center Parking has worked with TMT Development at various properties for the past 15 years. Throughout our partnership, we have noted that TMT’s attention to detail, tenant satisfaction, responsiveness and follow-through has always been exemplary. We have consistently enjoyed our relationship with TMT knowing that should any concerns arise as part of our operation, TMT’s intuitive input and direction will enable us to improve service to tenants.
    Al Niknabard, Director of Account Management, City Center Parking