Demetrios Barnes oversees operations and business development at SmartRent. Prior to joining the team, he was vice president of technology operations for Colony Starwood Homes, leading the charge in the internalization of property management across 12 states and the merger between Colony Starwood Homes and Starwood Waypoint Homes. Previously, Mr. Barnes was director of property management and technology with Beazer Pre-Owned Rental Homes, and a regional manager for several multifamily companies. Mr. Barnes holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration from Arizona State University.
According to a recent KPMG survey, 97 percent of real estate industry professionals think that digital and technological innovation will impact their business, and 93 percent agree that traditional real… more