NEW  YORK, NY (Sept. 12, 2016) —Trimont Real Estate Advisors, the premier provider of asset management, servicing, due diligence and customized advisory solutions to real estate clients around the world, today announced that Kimberly Carter has joined the firm as director of client services. From the New York office, Carter will focus on expanding and strengthening Trimont’s relationships with clients in order to continue elevating service and results, while increasing profitability and revenue growth.

Carter brings more than 10 years of experience in legal advisory and business development for real estate entities to her new role at Trimont. Prior to joining Trimont, she served as special adviser and counsel for Rockport, where she supported the chairman on partnerships and acquisitions of strategically positioned companies and business units, development of new products and services, as well as advised on the impacts of new legislation on existing and future business opportunities. Prior to Rockport, she served as associate general counsel, vice president and broker for Montage Hotels & Resorts, where she was responsible for in-house counsel, as well as the management and oversight of all brokerage operations, residential real estate sales and strategic development of the company.

“We are thrilled to bring Kimberly’s in-depth experience in real estate business development and oversight to Trimont during a time when we are keenly focused on honing services around our core competencies to ensure optimal results for clients,” said Brian Ward, CEO. “Having Kimberly on the ground in New York City, where many of our current and prospective clients are based, will provide a clear advantage in our ongoing mission of providing a highly personalized level of service.”

“I am looking forward to leveraging my skill set with the Trimont team,” said Carter. “This organization has been building tremendous momentum of late, and I’m energized by the opportunity to help accelerate growth and ensure that we continue to enhance our high-touch client-centric focus.”

Carter is an active member of CREFC and the CREFC Women’s Network. She graduated with a BA in philosophy from the University of Southern California and also attended Loyola Law School. Carter is a real estate attorney and real estate broker licensed in California. 

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About Trimont Real Estate Advisors

Trimont Real Estate Advisors (trimontrea.com) is a real estate financial services provider with more than $124 billion of client assets under management, providing services to commercial lenders and investors since 1988. Trimont is the leading provider of asset management, servicing, due diligence and advisory solutions to commercial real estate clients around the world. The firm has approximately 230 employees among six offices in Atlanta, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York, London and Amsterdam. From these offices, Trimont has managed more than 21,000 assets and provided services to clients in 61 countries. 

Trimont is a highly rated primary, special, and construction servicer, with particular expertise in repositioning and development deals. Trimont is rated by Standard & Poor's as a Commercial Mortgage Special Servicer (Strong) a Construction Loan Servicer (Strong), and Commercial Primary Servicer (Above Average). It is rated by Fitch as a Primary Servicer (CPS2+) and a Special Servicer (CSS2), and by Kroll Bond Ratings, Inc.