SALT LAKE CITY – Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, the nation’s largest real estate investment services firm, has named Gary Mangum regional manager of its Salt Lake City office, according to John J. Kerin, president and chief executive officer.

"Gary has a great deal of experience and expertise both as a manager and as a commercial real estate investment professional,” says Kerin. “As regional manager, he will provide exceptional leadership and support to our agents in Salt Lake City and will expand our services to clients throughout the region.”

Prior to joining Marcus & Millichap, Mangum was partner and managing director with Synergy Real Estate Development, where he was responsible for overseeing the firm’s overall operations. Before that, he was the managing director and principal broker for the commercial real estate brokerage NAI West. Mangum spent nearly a decade as the managing director and principal broker at Coldwell Banker Commercial NRT, and was a member of its national advisory board.  He has also been a partner and principal broker at Prime Commercial, a leading Salt Lake City commercial real estate brokerage, where he was responsible for managing the firm’s development and brokerage operations nationally.

Mangum received a Bachelor of Science degree in finance with an emphasis in accounting and real estate from the University of Utah’s David Eccles School of Business.