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Bryan Raydon, Co-Founder
Bryan Raydon has over 30 years of experience in real estate primarily focused on residential multi-family and mixed-use projects. Prior to founding Marmot, Bryan worked for over twelve years as a Project Manager with East West Partners, a mixed-use and multifamily developer with significant operations in Denver, Vail, Aspen, South Carolina, Hawaii, and the Tahoe Basin. Bryan managed several mixed-use projects from the ground-up with budgets from $10M-$400M. These ranged from numerous multi-family projects to a three-acre mixed-use commercial development to over 200 high-end LEED-certified residential condominiums, a 9,000 square foot ice rink, 30,000 square feet of office space and 100,000 square feet of retail, all over an underground parking structure creating the Village at NorthStar mountain resort. Previously, Bryan worked as a senior consultant with Ernst & Young/Kenneth Leventhal Real Estate as a real estate consultant and with RW Selby & Co. as an acquisition specialist. Bryan earned his MBA from Southern Methodist University and his BSBA from the University of Southern California. He is a licensed real estate broker in both California and Nevada. Bryan’s specialties with Marmot range from project concept to completion, as well as the management of the firm’s accounting and finance functions.
Eric Raydon, Co-Founder
Eric Raydon has over 25 years of experience in real estate development, management, strategy, and finance. In 2009, Eric co-founded Marmot with his two brothers, Bryan and Gary. Eric received his MBA from Purdue and his BSBA from the University of Southern California. Eric’s career is focused on development and investments, with strong experience in residential, mixed-use, resort, commercial, and industrial real estate. Prior to Marmot’s founding, Eric served as Suncadia Resort’s Director of Parcel/Land Development, and provided management and leadership on the $130M development of several luxury 4-Diamond resort properties, including a 380,000 square foot mountain lodge with 223 condominium hotel units, 20,000 square foot conference center, destination restaurant and bar, and a 10,000 square foot LEED Silver all season spa. Eric also served as Business Development Manager for Intel, where he provided key strategic/business analyses on $6B executive decisions for site selection/development for semiconductor factories, and $2B in local tax incentives for expanded site development.
Batuhan is a Reno transplant from Boston, where he attended Suffolk University for Business Management and Economics. With a focus on commercial Real Estate syndication, Batuhan offers a wide range of skill sets to get through complex transactions.
Laura Kirsch loves selling properties in her hometown, and she's very bullish on Reno's future. Laura has two main philosophies: first, honesty is the best policy; and second, communication is critically important. Laura is dedicated to keeping her clients in the loop at every stage of the purchasing and/or sales processes. In her career, she has sold more than $150 million of real estate, and now averages $45 million a year in sales in Reno and Lake Tahoe. Outside of work, Laura enjoys most outdoor activities and being with her husband Griffin and daughters Adlee and Mila. She enjoys volunteering to work with children, sits on the board for Big Brothers Big Sisters, is the 2020 & 2021 President of the Young Professionals Committee, and is highly involved in Grace Church in Reno.