Cole Guthrie, CCIM.

Vice President of Development

Cole Guthrie has over 16 years of real estate development experience, and serves as the Vice President of Development and Construction. He leads the team on all aspects of management and development from conception through completion. His previous business experience includes design and project management consulting for several national Master Planned Community developers. Cole focuses on creating enduring project solutions by developing feasible budget and scheduling parameters to incorporate innovative components for unique and balanced projects.

Cole was voted one of the Chamber’s Top 40 business professionals under 40 in Northwest Louisiana. He is also an ACoM® (Accredited Commercial Manager) and ARM® (Accredited Residential Manager, by IREM® (Institute of Real Estate Management), Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Associate (LEED GA®),  Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM®) , a graduate of the Urban Land Institute Development Designation, and currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce. Cole earned a Bachelor’s of Landscape Architecture degree from Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge, and is currently finishing his Executive MBA from LSU Shreveport.

Cole Guthrie is on numerous boards and committees for various community service and civic organizations, as well as those in the real estate profession. His professional affiliations and designations include:

Licensed Real Estate Broker in Louisiana

Louisiana REALTORS® Association

Northwest Louisiana Association of REALTORS®

Institute of Real Estate Management, IREM®

Accredited Commercial Manager, ACoM® by IREM®

Accredited Residential Manager, ARM® by IREM®

Urban Land Institute, (ULI®), Sustainable Council

Louisiana Urban Land Institute, (ULI®), Product Council

Shreveport-Bossier Building Owners and Managers Association, (BOMA®)

Certified Commercial Investment Member, (CCIM®), and Louisiana CCIM® Chapter

Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design Green Associate (LEED GA®)

United States Green Building Council (USGBC®)

American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA®)

Shreveport Chamber of Commerce Leadership Shreveport Program

Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, Board of Directors