Craig has been involved in the Vacation Home Industry since 2003 and has over 20 years of experience in the field of Branded Investment Luxury Property through positions held with Four Seasons, Hard Rock, Fairfield, AECOM, Nicklaus Corporation and most recently with Encore Capital Management.
Craig brings his extensive experience in the world of International Real Estate Development, Acquisition and Real Estate Development to the formulation of ResClub.
As a former executive in the Real Estate Division of Four Seasons, he has acted as the International Real Estate Investment Advisor for many institutional Real Estate firms, foreign and domestic governmental agencies, major corporations and global high net-worth private investors.
Craig is also the author “Life as a Vacation, the Ultimate Guide to Vacation Rental Property”.
Originally from the Midwest, Indiana and Ohio, Mark has called Florida home since 1986. A graduate of The University of Central Florida class of 1991, Mark immediately embarked on a career path that combined Golf and Real Estate. The first step was a path to PGA Membership that started in 1993 and continues today approaching PGA Life Member Status. Having grown up with a father and grandfather that both had careers in Real Estate Development, in 2010 Mark obtained his Real Estate license and a few years later his Broker’s License.
Combining his expertise as a PGA Golf Professional & Real Estate Broker gives Mark a unique skillset to focus on all things related to golf, homes, and development of the Res Clubs property network.
Originating from Hampshire in the United Kingdom, Garry spent the majority of his early life living in the Home Counties, with countless hours spent upon the fairways and greens as a youngster during the holidays. With a passion for Sports and Golf in particular, he went on to build a successful playing career in National Amateur and European Professional ranks, while also recognizing his competency and curiosity for the business of golf. This lead to a comprehensive and noteworthy Sales and Marketing career alongside governing bodies and leading brands, in retail with on-course and off-course providers and later through global wholesale brands. Garry was fortunate to have built a well-rounded career in the game and business he loves, which now affords him an extensive background in all aspects of the Golf Industry.
Upon relocating to the United States in 2000, Garry undertook a new challenge to create and build a specialized Telecommunications Retail Chain, with principles based upon education, quality of service and technology during a era of change in the Mobile Communications, already experienced from forward-thinking European counterparts.
During this time, he was introduced to the world of Vacation Real Estate, with Golf once again playing a large part in the decision to create a niché opportunity in the World’s #1 Vacation Destination of Orlando, Florida. As a student of his industry, Garry learnt his craft quickly and has become a global recognized Advisor, sought out by many companies, real estate brokerages and financial platforms to provide representation for their clients.
Passionate about everything Real Estate, Garry delivers a genuine, detailed and competitive approach, while striving to provide a personalized and superior “white-glove” level of service to all clients, through knowledge and expertise, combined with a high-level network of business relationships that have been developed, which ultimately provides his clients with access to proven and recognized professionals in banking, funding, taxation and management.
Known for his ability to listen and understand clients’ needs, this allows him to continuously deliver above and beyond goals and expectations. A personable and professional character who builds and maintains solid relationships, which explains why business continues to grow from referrals and repeat clients. Garry to this date represents clients in the buying and selling of Golf, Investment, Resort and Vacation style opportunities throughout the United States and around the world.
Chester Rodeheaver, CFA is a Miami-based expert on investment funds, real estate, entrepreneurial strategy, and finance who has provided guidance and professional advice to family offices, real estate investors, startups, private equity firms, investment companies, and closely-held businesses for 18 years.
Chester is both an avid entrepreneur and advisor to other companies. He is currently, a founding partner in a quantitative, algorithmic, long-short equity hedge fund, a co-founder of a film fund in partnership with a leading Hollywood-based management and production company, and a former CFO and ongoing shareholder and advisor to a Dubai-based sporting platform that has grown to over 100,000 members since it began in 2007.
His recent advisory work includes:
Chester began his career with Booz Allen Hamilton in Washington, DC. In 2003, he was recruited to join a Cisco- and Corning-led consortium in Dubai that was investing in the deregulating Middle Eastern telecommunications space.
In 2004, Chester formed a strategy and financial consulting boutique with two partners. Based in Dubai, the company focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, start-up financing, real estate, and entertainment. The firm represented the Saudi seller in a $400 million buyout of the regional presence of a globally-recognized German software enterprise, advised a regional government on the formation of its flagship sovereign wealth fund, participated in the strategic and financial planning for the Ferrari World Theme Park in Abu Dhabi, led the capital raise of $200 million for a regional chain of primary and secondary schools, and subsequently led a $100 million buyout of a competitor. The firm dissolved in 2009 after its senior partner was appointed CEO of Dubai’s second-largest property developer.
After forming Pont Capital, Chester worked with dozens of start-up companies on strategic planning, budgeting, and capital raising. He also served as the founding CFO of a social sports platform that has grown to over 100,000 members, a role in which he helped raise two rounds of capital. He also worked extensively with family offices, negotiating cross-border joint ventures and investments, as well as helping execute growth strategies domestically.
In addition to helping dozens of other companies during their start-up phase, Chester has founded or co-founded three firms, and has served on multiple boards of directors and executive committees.
Chester holds An MBA (with honors) from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, an MPA from Harvard, a BA in economics from the University of Virginia, certificates in financial modeling and entrepreneurship from Wharton, and a CFA designation (Chartered Financial Analyst). He studied abroad in Germany (math and physics) and at the Sorbonne in Paris, France and lived abroad for a total of 12 years.