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Dan Willis - Founder and Senior Partner

Founder and Senior Partner, Dan Willis, has over 25 years of experience in the investment real estate business. He has worked with several prominent real estate brokerage companies over his career, which has given him an exceptional level of experience and comprehensive knowledge of all aspects within the investment real estate business. Dan formed Willis Ventures Investment Real Estate Brokerage, in affiliation with Beitler & Associates in Los Angeles, California, because of his desire to create a company focused on outstanding client relationships. Willis Ventures has the market knowledge necessary to assist any buyer or seller with the purchase or sale of net leased investment real estate nationally.

Dan has a Master's degree in Sociology with an emphasis in Business Administration. He has been involved with many professional organizations, including being a long-standing member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Dan is an avid international traveler. His more memorable travel experiences have included living abroad in Sweden as well as extensive travel throughout Europe, the Middle East, and Africa.

Michael Willis - Associate Partner

Michael Willis is an Associate Partner of Willis Ventures Investment Real Estate Brokerage. His relationships in the investment real estate brokerage community have enabled him to achieve outstanding results in the brokerage of net leased investment real estate. His comprehensive knowledge of finance adds to Willis Ventures an exceptional set of skills. Michael is an active participant of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). With his sales and technological expertise, he brings an unparalleled degree of aptitude and leadership to the company. As a partner of Willis Ventures, Michael is responsible for the overall brokerage operations. Michael is an avid scuba diver, and his favorite dive spots are the Caribbean and Hawaii.


Ginette Kenney - Executive Administrator

Ginette Kenney is the Executive Administrator/Escrow Manager for Willis Ventures. Ginette administers all aspects of the escrow process while managing the office infrastructure. She brings more than 13 years of administrative and client service experience and has maintained an active real estate license for six years.

Ginette is a native of New Orleans, Louisiana. Her passions include playing the piano, hiking and pursuing her Pilates Trainer Certification.

Tyler Chen - Marketing Director

Tyler Chen is the Marketing Director for Willis Ventures. Tyler’s design skill comes from many years of work experience. Tyler has a B.A. in Industrial Arts with an emphasis in Digital Media and a Masters degree in Graphic Design from San Francisco State University. He has extensive experience in graphic design software and computer technology. Tyler is fluent in Cantonese and Mandarin. Tyler’s favorite San Francisco restaurant is the famous House of Prime Rib and his dream vacation spot is Paris, France.

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