Hyatt Place

Boyer developed this 100,000 square foot hotel for Hyatt in 2008. This premier location is in close proximity to the downtown sporting arena and convention center and added to The Gateway— an office, retail, entertainment, cultural, and residential master-planned hub. This mixed-use development spans across 40 acres in downtown Salt Lake City.

Project Details

• 55 N 400 W, Salt Lake City, UT
• 100,000 Square Feet

Project Managers

commercial real estate developer

Jake Boyer

CEO

Between July 2017-2020 Jake is taking a leave of absence to serve as the Mission President of the Germany Frankfurt Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Summary
Jake has developed and has overseen numerous medical, industrial, governmental, office, and retail properties together with large residential projects for The Boyer Company. He was the project manager for the 2.1 million square foot Gateway development in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah.
Jake’s board and community participation include currently serving on the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco’s Economic Advisory Council. He also serves on the Governors Office of Economic Development Board and Incentives Committee, the Salt Lake Chamber Board and Executive Committee, the United Way Board and Executive Committee, the Utah Sports Commission Executive Board, the Economic Development Corporation of Utah Board, the Downtown Alliance Board, the Boy Scouts of America Great Salt Lake Council Board, and the Intermountain Healthcare Central Region Board.
Jake previously served as the Chairman of the Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce and President of the Valley Service Board. He is a guest teacher and speaker for the University of Utah Ivory/Boyer Center for Real Estate and other University and real estate organizations. Jake is a member of NAIOP and received the NAIOP Developer of the Year award in 2014.

Experience
24 years total

Education
Master of Science in Real Estate Development – Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Bachelor of Science in Finance – Brigham Young University

commercial real estate developer

Ron Craven

Medical / Office

Summary
As a partner and project manager for The Boyer Company, Ron has developed commercial real estate for the past 20 years. In addition to commercial office, industrial, hotel and retail projects, Ron has had the primary responsibility of developing multiple medical projects throughout Utah and Nevada. Prior to joining Boyer, Ron worked as a regional director for a national real estate firm in Dallas and had responsibility for leasing, managing, sales, and acquisitions of a portfolio of millions of square feet. Ron has broad experience in real estate development, asset management, design, budgeting, construction, government approvals, and finance.

Experience
29 years at The Boyer Company
37 years total

Education
Bachelor of Science in Finance – Brigham Young University
Graduate Courses in Commercial Investment – Real Estate Institute

801-521-4781
rcraven@boyercompany.com