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The Executive Team
President & CEO
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.
Chief Operating Officer & Controller
Carla proficiently manages the increasingly robust operations of BVD including, accounting, human resources, and financial planning; she serves as Controller for BVD and its affiliated companies. With over 25 years in real estate development, Carla is experienced in commercial and residential development, owners’ associations, property management, financing and equity investment compliance for private and institutional partners.
Prior to joining BVD in 2015 as Controller, Carla managed various aspects of financial operations for high-profile real estate developers and resorts. Her employers included American Skiing Company, Blue Sky Corporate Ranch, Land Capital Group, 361˚ Construction, Hotel Park City Condominium Associations and Phillips Edison. Working with these corporations, Carla has attained valuable, well-rounded, experience of development and construction requirements and processes.
Carla earned a BS in Accounting from California State University Sacramento
Gregory G. Prawitt CPA, CGMA
Chief Financial Officer
Greg has more than 30 years of experience in public accounting and as a CFO. His career launched at Deloitte in Los Angeles and Salt Lake City, followed by several years as a CFO for a former client. Greg then became Tax Partner at WSRP, LLP, specializing in real estate, construction, partnership, and high-wealth individual taxation.
Joining BVD in 2018 as CFO, Greg is responsible for the financial strategies, tax planning, strategic capital transactions, risk management, capital raising, preservation of assets, and the reporting of financial results.
Playing an active role in Utah’s government, he has served on committees appointed by the Utah State legislature to rewrite the Utah corporate and pass-through entity tax laws. He continues to serve as a Governor’s appointee on the Tax Review Committee, which advises the Governor and the Utah Legislature on tax policy.
Leasing & Acquisitions
With more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry, Sherry Devoge plays an integral role overseeing leasing, marketing, acquisitions and asset management for Boulder Ventures Development. Prior to joining the firm, the California native oversaw teams of professionals, both internal and external, and managed the leasing of more than 10 million square feet of office and retail space in mixed-use developments throughout the Western United States.
Her business relationship with President & CEO Jeff Vitek, whom she calls a “true visionary,” dates back to the late 1990s. Sherry is passionate about the development business because of its constantly changing nature. She strives to achieve extraordinary results for BVD, its partners, and the communities where we develop.