Red Mountain Group is pleased to announce the promotion of Lori J. Gast to the position of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. In her new role, Ms. Gast oversees and provides leadership for the Leasing, Asset Management and Property Management divisions as well as providing direction for the training, coaching and culture of Red Mountain Group.
Ms. Gast has held several position within Red Mountain Group, most recently serving as Executive Vice President of Construction & Development during a time of tremendous growth for the company.
With more than 25 years of industry experience in the Western US, Ms. Gast is the founder of Gast Retail Group, which specializes in investment opportunities, tenant representation and consulting. Aside from her own company, Ms. Gast has held a variety of leadership positions in the industry including Pentz & Partners as a Broker specializing in tenant and landlord representation; Marketplace Properties as the Vice President of Leasing and Development, and GVD Investments as the Vice President and Director of Leasing.
Ms. Gast holds a BS from California State University Fullerton and is a licensed Real Estate Broker. In addition, she is a Certified Leasing Specialist and an active participant with ICSC, CREW and ACRE workshops, conventions and activities.