David DeVaney, CCIM, SIOR


NAI Charter
520 Lookout Street
Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403
United States

+1 423 308 3762

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Development, Industrial, Investment

Scope of Experience

Representation for properties in sales and leasing Site selection for industrial, office, retail, land and investments Site development, construction management and build-to-suit services

Background & Experience

A native of Chattanooga, David joined NAI Charter in 1988 and has served as President of the company since 1998. Over 25 years of experience in commercial real estate sales and leasing has led to the growth of the company started by his father in 1972. David has extended NAI Charter's influence through several states with a third-party listing portfolio of over $90,000,000. In the last ten years, David has successfully completed commercial transactions of over $200,000,000. David resides on Lookout Mountain, GA and is married with three children.


McCallie School, Chattanooga, TN - 1981 Auburn University, Auburn, AL - 1985 Bachelor of Business Administration/Major in Finance

Professional Associations & Designations

*Awarded Society of Office and Industrial Realtors (SIOR) as active Industrial Designee *Awarded Certified Commercial and Investment Member Designation (CCIM) *Past President East Tennessee Chapter Society of Industrial & Office Realtors (SIOR) *Past President Commercial and Industrial Division of Board of Realtors *Past President Southeastern Tennessee CCIM Chapter *December 2005 - Named top 150 most influential people in commercial real estate for the State of Tennessee *December 2006- Named top 101 most influential people in commercial real estate for the State of Tennessee *December 2007- Named top 101 most influential people in commercial real estate for the State of Tennessee

Transaction History

Sale of a one million square foot industrial portfolio to ProLogis Sale of a 200,000 square foot warehouse investment on behalf of Lennon Partners Lease of 100,000 square foot building to Sears Sale of 206 acres zoned for office to Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee Multi- property sale for Norfolk Southern Belle Island retail development in Pigeon Forge, TN for Regions Bank Sale of 3 office buildings totaling 290,000 sf for BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Coca-Cola Bottling United Expansion totaling 45 acres to build 305,000 SF Distribution Center

Strategic Clients

Federal Express General Electric Omni Medical Cardinal Health Sear Roebuck & Co. SunTrust Bank Tennessee Valley Authority The Dixie Group Regions Bank BlueCross BlueShield Of Tennessee W.P. Carey Norfolk Southern CBL & Associates Unum Coca-Cola Bottling United