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Mr. Choi oversees development and asset management. Prior to founding Harbor, Mr. Choi was a Vice President of Investment Management at BlackRock where he was responsible for developments in the Western U.S. and the leasing and asset management of commercial assets primarily located in Southern California. Mr. Choi has developed or renovated over 5M square feet of properties throughout all major Western US markets and executed more than 3M square feet of commercial leases. In Southern California, Mr. Choi implemented opportunistic and value-add strategies across office, industrial, retail, and multifamily assets valued at over $1B. Prior to BlackRock, Mr. Choi worked in the finance group at Intel.
Mr. Choi holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics, Real Estate and Finance from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He is an alumni of the NAIOP Young Professional Group and is a ULI Office and Commercial Initiative council member. He is on the Founding Team of a charter high school for at-risk students in Orange County.
Mr. Loiacono oversees property acquisition, financing, and disposition. Prior to founding Harbor, Mr. Loiacono was a Vice President of Investment Management at BlackRock where he was responsible for identifying and closing acquisitions, negotiating joint venture structures, overseeing dispositions and asset management. Mr. Loiacono has acquired $625M in assets in 7 US markets and coordinated $285M in dispositions in 4 western markets. He's acquired office, industrial, retail and multifamily assets ranging from core, value-add, and land development. Mr. Loiacono asset managed a $930M portfolio of 20 office, multifamily, industrial and retail assets throughout the West Coast. Prior to BlackRock, Mr. Loiacono held an acquisitions role at The Bascom Group.
Mr. Loiacono holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Real Estate and Finance from the University of Wisconsin. He is a member of the NAIOP Young Professional Group and WREAA Southern California chapter. He has volunteered and offered career advice at a local Orange County charter high school.
Mr. Miszkowicz oversees property acquisition, financing, and disposition. Prior to founding Harbor, Mr. Miszkowicz held acquisition roles with AEW, Bixby Land Company and The Bascom Group. His responsibilities included property identification, market assessment, contract negotiation, asset management and disposition of real estate assets. Mr. Miszkowicz acquisition background includes office, industrial, retail and multifamily development and redevelopment totaling over $885M in acquisition volume across 14 US markets, and $810M in disposition volume across 7 US markets. He played an active role in the asset management of a $440M portfolio of commercial assets.
Mr. Miszkowicz holds a Bachelor of Business Administration with concentrations in Finance, Entrepreneurship and International Business from Loyola Marymount University. He is a member of the NAIOP Young Professional Group and is a licensed real estate broker in the state of California. He has appeared as a guest speaker at Loyola Marymount University.
Mr. McEvoy co-leads the assets management and operations team for the company. Prior to joining Harbor Associates Rich was Vice President – Portfolio Director for EQ Office, the U.S. office portfolio company wholly-owned by Blackstone’s real estate funds. During his time at EQ Mr. McEvoy oversaw the firm’s portfolio operations in South Los Angeles and Orange County including all asset management, leasing, construction, and marketing for more than twenty-four office projects equaling over 6.5 million square feet. Prior to joining EQ Office Mr. McEvoy was a leasing executive for Douglas Emmett Inc. in West Los Angeles and a Senior Vice President and Partner with Lee & Associates in Irvine, California.
Over his 18+ year career in commercial real estate Mr. McEvoy has led property repositions and maximized investment returns through the strategic deployment of over $160 million worth of asset improvements. Along the way Rich has completed numerous property sales and more than 800 commercial lease transactions exceeding 4.5 Million square feet leased.
Mr. McEvoy holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communication, and a Minor in Environmental Planning and Development from the University of Southern California. He is also a recipient of the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation and has been a regular member of NAIOP and LACRA.
Mr. Johnson is a Vice President within the asset management team. Prior to working for Harbor, Mr. Johnson was a Director of Asset Management at EverWest Real Estate Partners where he was responsible for leasing and asset management of commercial assets in the Western U.S. Mr. Johnson has experience developing and executing business plans for value add and opportunistic strategies across office and industrial assets. Prior to EverWest, Mr. Johnson was an Associate at Bellwether Asset Management where he worked in collaboration with Oaktree Capital Management’s investment teams and operating partners to asset manage over 4M square feet of office assets in Southern California. Prior to Bellwether, he worked as an Asset Manager for LBA Realty.
Mr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from the University of California, Los Angeles. He is an alumni of the NAIOP Young Professional Group and is a licensed real estate broker in the state of California. He is an avid UCLA Bruins fan and a participant in the UCLA Alumni Mentorship Program.
Mr. Meyer is an Associate within the asset management team. Prior to working for Harbor, Mr. Robert was a Program Manager with Xerox/Conduent where he was responsible for managing IT related projects and programs. Mr. Meyer has over a decade of professional experience in process improvement, governance, and data analytics while working with all areas of the business: Finance, Marketing, Underwriting, Executive Leadership, and Sales. Prior to Xerox/Conduent, Mr. Meyer worked at Allstate Insurance Company as a Manager of Software Development. Mr. Meyer previously interned with Harbor Associates in 2015 working with both the acquisition and asset management sides of the business.
Mr. Meyer holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Denver. He has completed Level I of the CFA Program.