Position: Chief Operating Officer
Bill joined the company in 2008. Based in St. Louis, he has more than 18 years of experience in sales and commercial real estate finance. His primary responsibilities include asset acquisitions, loan origination and performing underwriting and due diligence support. Prior to joining VRE, Bill served as a Senior Vice President for The Marshall Group's Commercial Real Estate Division where he was responsible for the origination, negotiation, structuring and closing of commercial real estate loans. Prior to The Marshall Group, Bill served as Vice President and Senior Account Manager for GE Capital, where most recently, he was responsible for origination of commercial real estate and equipment finance opportunities in the Midwest region. He also served as National Sales Manager for GE's Small Business Finance division. Bill began his career in mortgage finance at Citigroup, where he served as a Senior Sales Representative. Bill holds a bachelor's degree in marketing from Saint Louis University.