Blake is responsible for leading and managing the Colliers team in Utah and Alaska (with coverage in Montana, Wyoming, North and South Dakota) as they advise investors, corporate users and landlords across the full spectrum of commercial real estate transactions and continues to partner with the strong leadership team in Utah, including Chairman Brandon Fugal, CEO Lew Cramer and Chief Operating Officer Adam Long.
Blake joined Colliers in 2018 as part of the acquisition of Coldwell Banker Commercial in Utah, the dominant market leader in the state, where Blake previously served as COO and CFO. Blake was in charge of corporate finances, accounting, human resources, information technology and all related administrative and operating assignments. Blake is a CPA with over 38 years of operational, financial and senior-executive-level experience for high-growth companies as the President, COO, and/or CFO of several notable employers, including five Utah Entrepreneur of the Year recipients: Gastronomy, Miche Bag, O’ccurance Teleservices, Challenger Schools and Coldwell Banker Commercial Advisors.
Blake has been married to the same wonderful woman, Michelle for over 40 years. They have three amazing adult children and ten spoiled grandchildren. He enjoys family time, cycling, yard work and Utah’s amazing outdoors. Blake’s other interests include great western and action movies and he is a political junkie and history buff.
Past Board Chair and Board Member of Unitied Cerebral Palsy of Utah
Past Treasurer and Board Member of Utah Foster Care Foundation
Past Adjunct Professor - David Eccles School of Business, University of Utah
University of Utah, Accounting
Completed courses @James Madison University, MBA