Eliot D. Cohen
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Eliot Cohen became a partner in CohenRealty/Cohen Investments after working in residential sales with its founder, Stanley M. Cohen. Eliot has been involved in hotel and restaurant franchise development including Hilton and Marriot Hotels throughout the Mid-South and Northeast. He currently focuses on the acquisition, management and development of commercial and retail property in the Mid-South.
Eliot has been Secretary-Treasurer, Vice-President, and President of the Clarksdale Board of Realtors and was elected Realtor of the Year by the Clarksdale Board in 1973. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of the Mississippi Association of Real Estate Boards. He served on the boards of the Committee of 100 in Collierville, Tennessee, Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab, Jewish Foundation of Memphis, The Metropolitan Bank, and Memphis Jewish Federation. He currently serves on the board of Renasant Bank in Memphis and has recently been awarded the 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award by the LAMBDA Alpha Society.
CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER
Stuart Cohen joined Cohen Investments in 2001 with an extensive background in restaurant management. Stuart works with Eliot to develop, analyze, acquire and finance new properties and handles the facilities management of current retail properties.
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Patricia Shaw has been with Cohen Investments since 1977 and is responsible for all financial reporting and accounting-related items for the company’s 23 various corportations, LLCs and partnerships. She has been involved in many tax trades, loan closings, negotiations and communications with lenders, CPAs and attorneys. Pat’s expertise and dedication have been instrumental in Cohen Investment’s growth and success.
Terri has been with Cohen Investments since 2009. Terri has a degree in paralegal studies and worked as an office manager in a law firm for many years before joining our team.
She assists in putting together property packages, maintaining files, communicates with tenants and oversees the general day to day operation in the office including but not limited to coordinating many different projects at once. She is a valued, multi-talented member of our team.