The Axia fund aims to provide maximum risk-adjusted returns while protecting investor capital by focusing on real estate assets with strong fundamentals and intrinsic value. We have concentrated on recession resilient real estate sectors that provide excellent opportunities for value creation. Our unique approach identifies real estate opportunities that have not previously been positioned correctly to maximize income potential and capture competitive disposition valuations.
The Axia Team
The general partners bring a diverse track record of significant successes in investment ventures directly related to the target asset classes. Beyond real estate ventures, this team brings extensive experience in dynamic marketing and experience development which will be a key pillar of the fund’s unique value proposition. Each of the managers and general partners are personally investing as Class A Investors.
CEO Development Co
The founder of Wags Capital, a diversified investment group, Aaron is a professional investor who has participated in, and/or ran projects, ranging from restaurants to real estate funds and everything in between. Known for his ability to find incredible opportunities before the market identifies them, Aaron has developed a reputation for creating winning scenarios for everyone involved in his deals.
CEO Fund Management
Dave launched his career in sales, leading 120+ teams across the nation as VP of Sales at Vivint Smart Home and subsequently at Vivint Solar, integrally contributing to multi-billion-dollar valuations for both companies. At age 30, Dave committed to creating true financial freedom for his family through investing in passive income real estate. Having achieved this goal through ownership in over 1,000 doors, he’s now turned his focus to helping others achieve financial freedom through real estate investing. After more than a decade of building his personal and professional portfolio of multifamily and commercial real estate, Dave’s extensive expertise, attention to detail, relentless focus on value creation, and leadership experience now guides Axia’s fund management.
CEO Asset Management
Jeremy’s professional journey started in sales, quickly ascending to the VP of Sales at Vivint Solar. There, he played a pivotal role in orchestrating the company’s growth, culminating in a $1.6 billion IPO and a subsequent merger valued at $3.2 billion. Jeremy’s entrepreneurship experience including food and beverage franchises, an innovative private school, a cutting-edge record label and performing arts studio, and a real estate marketing platform, guide Axia’s strategy on targeting assets that allow for increased value through strategic brand repositioning, innovative customer offerings, and operational improvement.
J Adam Long
President & Fund Manager
Adam brings deep experience in real estate and entrepreneurship. Adam was the regional COO and Market Leader for Colliers International where he oversaw 200+ real estate professionals and over $3bn in annual transactions. Adam proved his skills as an investor as a founder and fund manager for Millcreek Commercial Properties, deploying $50m in capital annually. Adam is currently completing his MBA at Stanford GSB and his JD at Harvard Law.
Axia is pleased to partner with dynamic leaders who bring unique operational expertise and broaden our community of excellence. With a focus on targeting consumer-centric asset classes, Axia benefits greatly from our partners’ experience in asset acquisition, sales, marketing, and culture curation.
Axia Strategic Partner
Darrell’s meteoric rise at SunRun to be the regional VP of Sales was a direct result of his ability to understand and manage systems and processes. His fascination with developing and operating systems that run seamlessly, combined with a prolific sales background uniquely positions Darrell to support the Axia approach to value creation, systemizing the process of creating dynamic communities at our properties.
Axia Strategic Partner
Adam is renowned in his space as a sales trainer and author. Consistently sought after for his guidance on building teams and fostering a winning culture, Adam is unrivaled at this ability. Fiercely loyal to his partners, he creates a positive, winning team atmosphere everywhere he goes. At Axia, Adam will help drive the sales infrastructure at the center of our ecosystem of rental properties.
CEO And Founder Of Real Estate Worldwide and The Boardroom Mastermind
Kent has made his name one of the most recognized in private real estate investment through his company, Real Estate Worldwide. REWW offers customers a cutting-edge advantage with a curriculum steeped in award-winning and proven real estate systems. In addition, Kent owns and operates three multi-million dollar a year Internet marketed brands: 1-800-SELL-NOW, Find Motivated Sellers Now, Find Cash Buyers NOW and Find Private Lenders NOW, helping real estate investors and agents to reach a specific marketing niche.
Chairman at Colliers International - Utah
Brandon has developed a sterling reputation as a trusted advisor, entrepreneur and business infrastructure expert on a national, regional and localized basis. Recognized as an authority in business, he has been interviewed and featured in numerous publications. In addition to his commercial real estate endeavors, Fugal is an active entrepreneur and investor, co-founding and leading companies including Cypher, Axcend and Texas Growth Fund. His special projects include the development and master planning of 1,250 acres on the North Shore of Oahu, the 512 acre Skinwalker Ranch in Utah, Evermore Park in Pleasant Grove and the 120 acre Thanksgiving Development in Lehi.
At Axia Partners, we are focused on coupling general partners’ gritty deal-making and operational experience with a best-in-class management team that can execute with precision. Our management team brings deep experience working with the most significant organizations in the global real estate and investment landscape, along with robust educational and professional pedigrees.
Director Of Investment
After receiving his undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College, David structured and traded Mortgage Backed Securities and other financial instruments in EverBank’s Portfolio Management and Capital Market’s groups. David went on to receive an MBA from Vanderbilt University after which he worked as an Advisor for Credit Suisse and then Goldman Sachs. Wanting to work with larger institutional clients, David transitioned into a key role on Goldman’s Hedge Fund Strategies team. Prior to joining Axia, David sought to enhance his commercial real estate exposure by partnering with one of Colliers International’s top Investment Sales teams in the Utah market. As Axia’s Director of Investment and Portfolio Manager, David spearheads the group’s efforts around acquisitions and dispositions, portfolio construction and management, investment strategy, market/industry research, capital markets activities, and thought leadership.
Managing Director of Finance
With an impressive 20+ years of experience in Finance and Accounting, Jason joins us after a decade-long career at Bridge Investment Group, where he most recently served as Managing Director & Head of Bridge Fund Financial Services. During his tenure, he managed 65 finance professionals, managing $43B of AUM among 23 funds and issuing 90+ unique sets of financials. Before joining Bridge, Jason directed the financial reporting and accounting of various open-ended hedge funds and fund of funds for UMB Fund Services. He is a certified public accountant with a B.S. in Accountancy from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University.
Director of Marketing
Paige started her career at Vivint Solar in sales enablement and marketing and then moved to manage all Marketing and PR operations for the company. She diversified her marketing background while working at Purple overseeing creative services and campaigns and then as the Sr. Brand Manager at Digicert.
Kevin has established himself as a leader in Commercial Development and Construction over the past 35 years, managing over $1.5 billion in projects covering over 3 million sq ft. in the last several years. His experience is vast, including multi-family, industrial, office, retail, manufacturing, storage,
public/ private schools, hospitality, and the
Before joining Axia, Stephanie was at eBay as a Training Coordinator for all of North America. She then grew her scope to become the Global Training Coordinator working with North America, Europe, &
Asia. She worked closely with project managers & portfolio managers to ensure end-to-end processes were efficient.
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