Larry Gray serves as editorial director for Institutional Real Estate, Inc. (IREI) and is responsible for overseeing the editorial staff and production of the firm's various publications. Larry possesses more than 25 years of publishing experience and has been working in the commercial real estate industry for nearly 20 years. He joined the IREI staff in 1993 and was involved in the development, writing, editing and production of a number of the firm's publications. Larry departed in 2000 and served as an editor for Real Estate Media Inc. before becoming public relations manager for Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Brokerage Co. He rejoined IREI in fall 2005. He began his publishing career at Touchdown Publications and also has served on the staffs of several newspapers, including the The Napa Valley Register and the Sonoma Index-Tribune. Larry earned a bachelor's degree from the University of California – Davis and a master's degree from Western Illinois University.