Chief Operating Officer
Ryan leads the acquisition and development efforts all while directing operational areas and co-managing the investment strategy. Ryan directs due diligence, market research, underwriting, site identification and deal sourcing. His extensive background in acquisitions, construction, and property management provides him the essential skills to lead the company’s acquisitions and analysis efforts.
Ryan previously worked for Lerner Heidenberg Properties, an owner and developer of retail properties located primarily in New York and New Jersey. During his time at Lerner Heidenberg, Ryan managed a $300 million portfolio of ten shopping centers totaling over one million square feet. While managing the portfolio, Ryan reduced maintenance related expenses by nearly ten percent, interacted with various state and local agencies, handled complex landlord/tenant legal issues, and was directly involved in the major renovation and construction of several shopping centers.
He also spent time working with The RADCO Companies. During his time at RADCO he was involved with the largest residential project to date in Connecticut; Greenwich Place and Greenwich Oaks. While on-site, Ryan was responsible for ensuring that each unit was delivered on schedule and to project specifications. He also assisted with property management and leasing functions.
Ryan has a Master’s degree from New York University in Real Estate Finance and completed a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management with a finance concentration at the University of Scranton. Ryan is also a licensed real estate sales person in the state of New York.