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Don Kent

First Vice President

Don Kent

First Vice President
+1 615 2481108
+1 615 2554610

Nashville

222 2nd Avenue S.
Suite 1800
Nashville, TN 37201
+1 615 248 3500
+1 615 255 4610

Professional Experience

Don Kent has been with CBRE since 1982, and has been involved in the exclusive marketing of distribution centers, manufacturing facilities, investment sales and unimproved properties in the greater Nashville area. He has also been involved in the disposition of select bulk industrial properties throughout Tennessee, Kentucky and Alabama. Mr. Kent also has an extensive background in exclusive representation assignments for owners, as well as major industrial tenants and purchasers.

Professional Affiliations / Accreditations


  • Licensed Real Estate Agent - Tennessee, Kentucky and Alabama *

*CBRE Nashville is subject to the rules and regulations of the Tennessee, Kentucky and Alabama Real Estate Commissions

Achievements



  • 2012 NAIOP Award Industrial Lease of the Year" Nissan Export Center
  • 2010 NAIOP Award "Broker of the Year", NAIOP Nashville - Middle TN Chapter
  • 2010 NAIOP "Industrial Lease of the Year" Nissan North America / Nashville Industrial LLC, Build-to-Suit
  • 2009 NAIOP Award "Industrial Sale of the Year" for DuPont Sale
  • 2009 Nashville Business Journal "Industrial Sale of the Year" for 1810 Columbia Avenue
  • 2008 NAIOP Award "Industrial Lease of the Year" for Ricoh Corp
  • 2008 Nashville Business Journal "Deal of the Year" for Nashville Business Center II  Lease
  • 2008 Nashville Business Journal "Industrial Lease of the Year" for Nashville Business Center II
  • 2008 - Sale and lease consideration totaled over $50 million
  • 2008 - Completed over 5 million SF of sale and lease transactions
  • 2007 - Sale and lease consideration totaled over $58 million
  • 2002 NAIOP Award “Deal of the Year” for his representation of Nissan North America
  • Mr. Kent has been a leading producer in the Nashville office for years 2009, 2006, 2004,  2001, 2000, 1999, 1996, 1994, 1987, 1986, 1985, and 1983



Education


  • Nashville School of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1977
  • Scarritt College, Nashville, Tennessee, Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Sciences, 1971



Significant Assignments



Since joining CBRE, Mr. Kent has represented such clients as E.I. DuPont, Nissan North America, General Electric, Ricoh Corp., OPUS South, Federated Department Stores, Hickory Hardware, Gaylord Entertainment, Wright Industries, LifeWay Christian Resources, and Textron Aerostructures.

  • Continental Tire | 2,262,180 SF
  • Lasko Products Corp | 964,000 SF
  • Nissan North America (Build-to-Suite) | 717,160 SF
  • MetLife Portfolio | 480,199 SF
  • Nissan Export Center BTS | 460,000 SF
  • Zeledyne | 460,000 SF
  • DuPont - Myatt Drive | 417,712 SF
  • Panasonic/MARCA | 375,000 SF
  • William Wright | 338,700 SF
  • DuPont | 310,000 SF
  • General Electric | 300,000 SF
  •  LifeWay Christian Resources | 250,000 SF
  • Textron Aerostructures | 198,000 SF
  • Ricoh Corp. | 197,988 SF
  • Riverhills Distribution Center | 179,000 SF
  • Nu-Kote International | 151,000 SF
  • Mt. Juliet Industrial Park | 651 AC
  • Manheim/ADT Automotive | 260 AC
  • E.I. DuPont & Company | 234 AC
  • Opus South Land Acquisition | 167 AC
  • Manheim Auto Auction (Disposition) | 167 AC
  • HCA/Tri-Star Site Selection | 56 AC

Clients


  • Bridgestone/Firestone
  • Cardinal Healthcare
  • Columbia / HCA
  • E.I. DuPont deNemours
  • Federated Department Stores
  • Feed the Children
  • Fleming Foods
  • FlexSol Packaging
  • General Electric
  • Hickory Hardware
  • Hollister Medical
  • International Distribution Systems
  • Kroger Company
  • Lasko Products Corp
  • LifeWay Christian Resources
  • Lowes Companies, Inc.
  • Manheim/ADT Automotive
  • Metropolitan Life Assurance Co
  • Nissan North America
  • Nu-Kote International
  • Numatics Actuator
  • OPUS South
  • Panasonic / MARCA
  • RTS Wright Industries
  • Sears
  • Steiner Liff Textile Products
  • Textron Aerostructures
  • United Methodist Publishing House
  • US Industries

Don Kent

First Vice President
+1 615 2481108
+1 615 2554610

Nashville

222 2nd Avenue S.
Suite 1800
Nashville, TN 37201
+1 615 248 3500
+1 615 255 4610

Available Properties