TOPIC: The State of Multifamily: Strategies to Invest in the Current Market

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LOCATION: THE POINT 830 S. Sepulveda, Suite 200, El Segundo CA 90245

6:30 - Networking - The Point
7:15 - Introductions
7:25 - Panel discussions - Multifamily
9:00 - Networking - The Point

Scott Pickett - Vice President - Acquisitions - Post Investment Group

Mr. Pickett heads the Acquisition Team for Post Investment Group with his primary focus on all transactional facets including acquisitions, dispositions, and financings. During his time at Post, Mr. Pickett has been involved in over $1 billion of acquisitions and dispositions. These transactions have included value-add renovations, core investments, and new construction developments. Mr. Pickett also helped build Park West Financial, an affiliate of Post Investment Group that serves as a private lender. Prior to Post, Mr. Pickett was a member of the acquisitions and investment management team at Thomas Properties Group, a publicly traded full service real estate investment company. At Thomas Properties Group, Mr. Pickett assisted in the acquisition of over 3.5 million square feet of Class A office space and was involved in over $1.2 billion of property and debt acquisitions, dispositions, and financings.

Steve Carvel - J.D., LL.M.

Steven F. Carvel, J.D., LL.M. is a Manhattan Beach based tax and wealth planning attorney that consults with over six-hundred of the wealthiest individuals and families in southern California. In that role, he is asked to participate in nearly daily calls and meetings with high level wealth strategists, and reviews transactions proposed to the wealthiest people in America. Accordingly, he is privy to where the “money” is coming from, and where it is going. In fact, few people get such unlimited access to what the most successful investors are doing today.

Andrew N. Westling - Assistant Vice President – Capital Markets - Walker & Dunlop

Andrew Westling, assistant vice president, is responsible for new loan originations and closings for multifamily and commercial properties nationwide. Mr. Westling is based out of Walker & Dunlop’s Los Angeles, California office.
Prior to joining Walker & Dunlop in 2016, Mr. Westling served as a director for the George Elkins Mortgage Banking Company (GEMB). Throughout his career, Mr. Westling has underwritten and closed over $500 million in debt and equity financing for multifamily, industrial, retail, office, hotel, manufactured housing, and self-storage properties across the country. Preceding GEMB, Mr. Westling served as a vice president for the Private Bank at Union Bank for five years. Within the Private Bank, Mr. Westling’s responsibilities included originating and structuring custom credit solutions for his clients including commercial real estate financing, asset based lending, and cash flow secured credit facilities.

Paul Schon - Schon Tepler Group

Paul Schon has spent his professional career working in real estate. In 2006, Mr. Schon began his career career working for Prudential Dunn in La Jolla, CA followed by his position as a multi­family broker for Marcus & Millichap in the West Los Angeles office. After a successful career in brokering Mr. Schon decided to expand into real estate investing. In 2009 he teamed up with Mr. Tepler to form Schon Tepler Group. STG is a boutique multifamily developer in Los Angeles. Mr. Schon was previously a Director of an FDIC Insured Commerce Bank of Temecula Valley which recently merged with Nano Banc. Mr. Schon earned a Bachelor of Arts in both International Studies and Spanish Literature at the University of California, San Diego. He is a licensed California Real Estate Broker. In addition to his passion for business and real estate, Paul has also excelled in the sports of Wrestling and Brazilian Jiu­Jitsu. Paul wrestled in the Maccabi games in Israel and currently holds a black belt in Brazilian Jiu­Jitsu.