As Boulder Ventures Development Inc.’s President, CEO, and Founder, Jeffrey Vitek has a passion for innovation in development. More than 25 years of diversified real estate experience and extensive knowledge of mixed-use developments allows him to lead his capable team in overseeing every crucial aspect of many notable projects. His entrepreneurial spirit and proven ability to manage multiple institutional and private partner relationships and negotiations of complex mixed-use land acquisitions has led to BVD’s many successes. Jeff has acquired, entitled, and developed property primarily across the Western states and makes a concerted effort to seek out the most cutting-edge architects, engineers, and builders to execute BVD’s developments. Jeff has worked in multiple real estate disciplines including retail, office, multi-family, hospitality, and for-sale residential products
A visionary and proven approach to complicated real estate developments, along with his ability to structure complex public and private financing strategies, has resulted in enduring and highly acclaimed projects. Having spent considerable time in Utah and recognizing its potential and inevitable growth, Jeff pursued strategic opportunities along the Wasatch Front’s expanding transit systems. This foresight led to the acquisition of several of BVD’s well-known, transit-oriented developments.
Prior to founding BVD, Jeff was President and Partner of FourSquare Properties, a Carlsbad, California-based developer. During his tenure at FourSquare, Jeff and his partners developed Jordan Landing, the first open-air entertainment and lifestyle shopping center in Salt Lake County. Under his leadership, the company was a preferred developer for several retailers, including Cabela’s, for whom they acquired and developed sites in Montana, Idaho, and South Dakota.
Jeff began his career as a broker with CBRE in San Diego and developed one of the most successful retail teams operating throughout the Western U.S. As a member of the senior management team, his responsibilities included acquiring additional land for further development and entitling properties throughout the Pacific Northwest for the Center Trust REIT.