Don Kent, SIOR

Senior Vice President

  • Nashville
  • 700 12th Avenue South
  • Suite 302
  • Nashville, TN 37203

Don Kent, SIOR joined Avison Young in the winter of 2021 where he specializes in Industrial brokerage. Prior to joining, Don was with CBRE for over 35 years where he was involved in the exclusive marketing of distribution centers, manufacturing facilities, investment sales and unimproved properties in the greater Nashville area. He has also been involved in the disposition of select bulk industrial properties throughout Tennessee, Kentucky, and Alabama and has extensive experience in marketing redeveloped, value-added, and re-purposed properties. Don holds an extensive background in exclusive representation assignments for owners, as well as major industrial tenants and purchasers.


2018 NAIOP Award Industrial Lease of the Year Cardinal Healthcare
2012 NAIOP Award Industrial Lease of the Year Nissan Export Center
2010 NAIOP Award “Broker of the Year”, NAIOP Nashville – Middle TN Chapter
2010 NAIOP “Industrial Lease of the Year” Nissan North America / Nashville Industrial LLC, BTS
Nashville School of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1977
Scarritt College, Nashville, Tennessee - Bachelor of Arts in Behavioral Sciences, 1971


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