Preston Smith | Analyst
Preston Smith currently serves as an investment and operations Analyst for Perry Guest Companies. Prior to joining Perry Guest Companies, Preston worked at the corporate headquarters of First Financial Bank in Abilene, Texas under the Infrastructure Systems and Support arm. In this position he managed multiple enterprise system conversions and acted as a liaison between the department’s functional teams. As a member of their Desktop Virtualization Task Force he played a major role in the implementation of the innovative virtual computing platform. Coming from the world of information technology, Preston entered the industry after obtaining his real estate license in 2015.
Area of Expertise
As the in house IT Ninja, Preston spearheaded the migration of Perry Guest Companies’ property management system. He primarily serves as an investment analyst and manages various aspects of daily operations at Perry Guest Companies including contributions to the accounting, investment services and property management departments.
Preston was born and raised in Dallas, Texas. He attended a small private school where he met his wife and was involved in Boy Scouts, Student Council and Technical Productions. He graduated from Baylor University and moved to Abilene with his wife to get away from the hustle and bustle. He obtained his private pilot license and enjoys the world of aviation. In 2015 Preston moved back to Dallas where he and his wife had their first son. Preston enjoys anything involving technology and is a committed Baylor Football fan.