Chris Zarek

Chris Zarek

Form Development  |  Partner

Salt Lake City, Utah

Chris Zarek is a founding partner of Form Development in Salt Lake City, Utah.  Throughout a multidisciplinary career, Chris has been involved in the design, development, planning and construction of a wide range of projects across three continents, including work in mixed-use, residential, retail, hospitality, healthcare, institutional, industrial, lab and R+D, and urban design sectors. 

At Form, Chris’ projects include mixed-use, multifamily projects and neighborhoods ranging from 50 to 500 dwellings serving a range of incomes from luxury to permanent supportive housing; hospitality projects including an urban core hotel and residential tower; historic warehouse renovations for creative office and event center uses; and other industrial and office projects.  Many of Form’s projects include some aspects of historic rehabilitation, urban infill, or open space placemaking.

Chris received a B.A. in Archaeology, Anthropology and Sociology from Washington and Lee University in Virginia, a Master of Architecture degree at the University of Utah, as well as a Master of Business Administration with an emphasis in Real Estate Finance from the University of Utah.