John F. Pipia - President

Formed Pac Starr in late 1995 with the simple investment philosophy of maximizing profit through creative solutions. Mr. Pipia has over 36 years of comprehensive real estate experience, and has blended both his institutional experience and his entrepreneurial expertise to build a highly professional and dedicated team to capitalize on opportunities for both value added and core income properties within the California real estate market.

President and Managing Member, responsible for acquisition, management and dispositions. Since its formation, Pac Starr has acquired , managed and disposed of several properties in both Southern and Northern California, including office/industrial business parks, individual office and industrial properties of close to 500,000 square feet in total and a major full service CBD hotel exceeding 500 rooms. It has also negotiated and closed financing in excess of $220,000,000. Significant value creation has occurred through repositioning properties, upgrading improvements and tenancy, and focusing on bottom line results.

His extensive past experience includes: