Management Team

Joseph Fanelli

Founder and Principal

Mr. Fanelli has over 30 years of experience acquiring, developing, investing and operating real estate across five Western U.S. States. He has held C-level and key senior executive positions with national and regional real estate investment, development, homebuilding and institutional investment companies overseeing operations, acquisitions, investment origination, and asset and portfolio management. He has also served in an advisory capacity to financial institutions and courts managing and repositioning troubled real estate assets, workouts, and receiverships. Over the course of his career, Mr. Fanelli has developed, financed, and/or transacted – as principal, developer and strategic advisor nearly $1 billion worth of residential land, multifamily, homebuilding and commercial properties, involving over 100 projects, 4000 residential units/lots, and 1 million square feet of commercial/industrial property, and land.

Joseph Fanelli

Shawn Rietman

Chief Financial Officer

Shawn Rietman has over 29 years of finance and accounting experience in both public and private environments.  Early in his career Shawn worked for Ernst & Young as audit manager working with both public and private companies.  For the last 24 years he has served as a consulting Chief Financial Officer working closely with small to medium size businesses, management teams and owners developing and providing solutions to build and grow their organizations and achieve their business and financial goals.  He provides expertise in financial and accounting management and financial modeling for merger and acquisitions.  Industry experience venture funded software and tech start-up companies, 15 years in the timber industry involved in timber acquisition, and residential construction and real estate development activities.  Mr. Rietman has served as a member of US Bank – Columbia Pacific Region’s Advisory Board since 2005. Holds a B.S. in Accounting from University of Oregon, Lundquist School of Business and is a licensed CPA.

Shawn Rietman

Client List


  • Union Bank
  • Heritage Bank
  • Mountain Real Estate Capital
  • Bank of America
  • Lakeside Capital Partners
  • Lehman Brothers
  • Comerica Bank
  • SunCal Companies
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Cerberus Capital Management