Stephen F. Vazza, President - Stephen has been actively developing and investing private and institutional capital into real estate in major US markets for over 30 years. He has been instrumental in the acquisition, permitting, development, and financing of commercial, industrial, retail, multi-family, self-storage and residential properties in major US markets. As Chairman of the Investment Committee, he is responsible for overseeing real estate asset acquisition, investment, debt and equity finance and deployment, as well as the related property and asset management activities of the firm.
Derek E. Holt, Managing Director/Director of Business Development - Derek is Director of Business Development responsible for deal sourcing, business relationships and permitting activities. Derek has been with the company for more than 15 years playing a critical role in the establishment of business relationships as well as the development and permitting of more than 2 million square feet of commercial property across the United States. In addition to commercial real estate, Derek has an extensive background in golf course acquisition, development and management encompassing more than 75 golf course properties nationwide. Derek’s extensive business relationships with some of the world’s largest financial institutions, pension funds, hedge funds, private equity groups and family offices in the United States and Middle East have played a vital role in the company's success to date.
Kim McA'Nulty, Director/Property Manager - Kim McA’Nulty has 25 years of hands-on real estate accounting and property management experience. She has been working with the company for more than 20 years as an integral member of the team successfully directing property management and accounting activities including operating and capital improvement budgets, lease negotiation, accounting and tax reporting related to more than $1 billion of commercial and residential properties.
Kristin A. Carey, Director of Business Development, Marketing and Communications - Kristin is an experienced business development and marketing professional. She has been a marketing advisor to large clients with revenues of $40m+ and a consultant to small businesses and startups to create and build their brand through social media. Kristin is an expert in building partnerships,relationship sales, and investor relations. She is a digital marketing professional with extensive experience in developing brand messaging, managing website content and designs, creating integrated marketing plans for customer acquisition, lead generation/nurturing and user engagement. Kristin holds an MBA from Babson College.
Nate Barrett, Regional Managing Director, Cleveland, Oh - Nate Barrett joined Vazza Real Estate Group to lead the entitlement and development of projects based out of the Greater Cleveland office. As a founding partner in the Cleveland Market, he has spearheaded innovation within the organization and plays a key leadership role in setting the strategic direction of our global organization and has helped to guide the company through a challenging period marked by steady growth. Over the past 20 years, Nate has worked on all faucets of real estate, including construction, development and finance. He founded his own contracting company in 2007 where he focused on highly successful single entity speculative townhome infill projects. Nate has developed a proven expertise in constructing high visibility projects that require specialized skills, sensitivity to unique program requirements, and knowledge in all aspects of the construction process. He is a “hands on” principal who prides himself on being readily accessible on each and every project. Nate is a graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architecture, College of Engineering and is a licensed Real Estate Agent.
Dennis Doherty, Accounting Manager – Dennis brings over 20 years of finance and accounting experience to the company. Dennis is responsible for all day to day accounting activities including financial reporting, payables and receivables for a portfolio of 50 commercial, residential, and mixed-use properties. He is responsible for all financial reporting. Dennis is a key player in maintaining Vazza Real Estate Group’s relationship with banks, insurance companies and audit firms.
David Cullinane - David is an experienced business development and broadcast media professional. He has been in broadcast media for 12 years helping develop highly rated radio shows in the Boston market. In addition to creating and producing content, he held vital roles in generating advertising revenue and lead generation campaigns for financial institutions that brought in more than $500 million in assets under management for his clients. David is an expert in developing content, content management and distribution, building partnerships and creating integrated marketing plans for customer acquisition.