Pete Neubig, CEO
888-866-6727 Ext. 702 | email@example.com
Steven Rozenberg, CVO
His company Empire Industries is considered one of the top residential property management companies in the United States, providing frustration free property management by investors for investors.
He’s written and published 7 e-books, co-hosts two weekly radio shows “Real Estate Wealth Building” on 1070 AM the Answer and “Wealth Through Real Estate” on Vinyl Draught Radio in Houston. He’s a frequent guest in Dallas on 620 AM KEXB The Experts in Business with Brian
Glenn and has been featured across the country and in Australia on multiple real estate investor programs including the podcast Entreprenuer On Fire, Flip Nerd and “Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever” with Joe Fairless. He is also a frequent speaker for the Lone Star Real Estate Expo in Houston and several motivational and real estate conferences throughout Australia.
Steve is a member of NAPM Houston and Ft. Worth, TX and is a licensed real estate agent. You can find Steve speaking on podcast/radio interviews or Empire’s property management blog for owners and investors. Steve lives in Houston with his wife and son.
888-866-6727 Ext. 701 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Kevin Davidson, Director of Marketing
Kevin graduated from the University of Houston, Clear Lake with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Administration & Marketing. He has been a Marketing Professional for over 18 years. His expertise is building Brand Awareness, Search Engine Optimization and building relationships.
Kevin is also a TREC Approved CE Certified Real Estate Instructor. In his spare time, he enjoys listening to music, playing guitar and spending time with his family.
888-866-6727 Ext. 708 | email@example.com
Margo Broughton, Director of Operations
Margo Broughton epitomizes integrity, energy, hard work and creative service in every detail of her work!
Margo has been a licensed real estate agent since 1994 and active in property management and real estate, both multifamily and single family since 1982. Her 30 plus years in property management has afforded her the opportunity to become familiar with all aspects of property management.
After working for 16 years in REO, single-family property management with extensive experience in property valuation, preservation, working with vendor services related to property inspections, appraisers and real estate professionals, Margo decided to go back to “regular” real estate! She managed to be a top producer within the company by providing excellence in customer service to her clients whether they are buyers, sellers, renters or investors.
In addition to being a top producing real estate professional, Margo works with the pet rescue groups and leads pet adoption events in the community. She is a wife and proud mother of her two daughters, an officer in the US Army and a Registered Nurse and her son a master electrician in Houston. She enjoys painting, playing golf, camping, riding motor cycles and gardening.
888-866-6727 Ext. 703 | Margo@empireindustriesllc.com
Shannon Geer, Director of Real Estate
712-851-3423 | Shannon@empireindustriesllc.com
Ross Gilbert, Director of Sales
Ross Gilbert possesses a multitude of skills when it comes to sales in general. In fact, he started his first business when he was only 15 years old. He continued his early career with two more start-ups before eventually getting into Retail Management. As the market began to shift, his cousin and mentor encouraged him to pursue Real Estate with him in Virginia.
Ross began his career in real estate in 2011 in Virginia where he helped grow the start up company’s inventory of managed homes from 50 to over 650 in under six years. During this time, Ross was instrumental in the development of all aspects of the company. He was responsible for Market Research, Sales Development as well as Sales Management. He had the opportunity to mentor and manage all new Sales hires, coming into the company. He scripted the on-boarding, developed the training manuals, optimized the use of various internet/broker platforms to reduce marketing expenses while maximizing lead generation for an overwhelming success, by bringing on over 700 new management units during his time with the company.
Ross currently serves as the Sales Director with Empire Industries, one of the fastest growing Property Management companies in the country. At Empire, he has managed to streamline systems, share his knowledge with his team of Business Development Managers and Supporting staff.
Ross epitomizes positive energy! He is a true team player, a strong communicator, is self-motivated, adaptable, a problem-solver, is creative and enjoys sales coaching and excels in his natural ability to create and build effective relationships.
When Ross is not working, which is rare! He enjoys time with his new puppy and also playing basketball with friends. He is an avid Houston Rockets fan, enjoys reggae music, kolaches and spending time with his extended family.
713-659-0913 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Trey Waldhauser, Portfolio Manager
Trey’s a native Texan and Army service member. Graduating from the University of Houston Main Campus with a degree in Economics that helped him launch his career with startup companies from manufacturing to sales to logistics and more. With his background in business development, Trey’s an adaptable and versatile business professional. As a realtor who’s created and managed a team his years of experience are reflected from his former clients with raving reviews over his ability to go above and beyond and get the job done.
713-678-0091 Ext. 756 | Trey@empireindustriesllc.com
Kurt Lilley, Portfolio Manager
Kurt was born in El Paso and lived in Wichita Falls from the age of 2 to 22. He has been in Houston ever since and has a wonderful son. Kurt is an avid Golfer and runs several Charity Golf Tournaments every year.
281-733-2433 Ext 796 | Kurt@empireindustriesllc.com
Dallas Property Managers
Ron Hutchison, Property Manager for DFW
Ron has been involved in all aspects of real estate management since 1971. He has been in all management levels throughout his career and has managed portfolios of several thousand apartments, numerous shopping centers, office buildings, and single family homes. He also has been involved in the construction, leasing, and sales of all types of real estate. Since 1989 Ron has managed and sold single family homes for the FSLIC, Resolution Trust Foundation, and FDIC. Starting in 2003 Ron managed and oversaw the closing of over 250,000 HUD single family foreclosures. He has served on numerous Home Owners Association Boards at all levels. For five years he served on the Economic Development Council for the City Of Lago Vista, Texas which included the position of President. Ron is a licensed real estate agent in Texas and an active member of the National Association of Residential Property Managers.
972-249-7078 | Ron@empireindustriesllc.com
Megan Bates, Business Development Manager
936-900-2185 | Megan@empireindustriesllc.com
Katie Malfer, Business Development Manager
Katie grew up in the Arlington, Texas. GO COWBOYS 😉 She cheered and graduated with a Bachelor’s in Science from Stephen F. Austin State University. GO LUMBERJACKS! Katie’s been a Realtor since Jan 2017 and after recognizing her passion for Real Estate, she left her career selling orthopedic implants in the medical device industry to join Empire as our Business Development Manager.
Katie is married to her college sweetheart, Tony. Has 3 dogs; Rocky, Rebel, Mamadog and one beautiful baby girl, Bentley. She loves decorating, restoring old furniture, music/concerts, sporting events, outings with friends, spending time with family and PIZZA.
713-817-1159 | Katie@empireindustriesllc.com
Real Estate Agents
A Real Estate Investor since 2006, Lucia has recently become a REALTOR with the Empire Industries Dallas team. A top-performing hospitality professional for over 20 years, she brings a strong sense for relationship building and getting the job done. Lucia works on behalf of her clients for Buying, Listing and Leasing Properties.
Having lived in California, England and Australia, Lucia moved to Dallas in 2016 with a passion to learn the area. In the search for a family home she toured through many communities within North Dallas and now stays current with Real Estate news and business trends of the Metroplex.
Lucia holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Cal State Northridge.
Allow Lucia to assist in your Real Estate goals; whether that be growing your portfolio, divesting some properties, leasing a home or even finding your next home address.
214-273-7102 | email@example.com
Matt Johnson, Social Media and Inside Marketing Specialist
Investor Services Division – Sales
Anastasio is part of the Investor Services Division (ISD) in sales. He has been working in sales for the last 5 years and has worked in customer service as long as he can recall. What he enjoys the most about working at Empire is the diversity and the opportunity to learn a new skill. His hobbies include spending time at home, reading, and going to the movies. He has two small dogs he adores. In his spare time he enjoys cooking (as much as eating) and hosting dinner get-togethers.
713-277-7806 EXT: 798 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Brenda, Investor Service Representative
Brenda belongs to the Investor Service Representative team (ISD) and has been in the Customer Service and Sales field for almost 15 years. She thinks that doing the job as a team is the reason for the success of a great Company like Empire. She also has a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, but Brenda loves the Commercial area. For the last four years she has been working as a Real Estate Agent in Mexico. Her hobby is playing tennis and she has won various tournaments. She likes watching movies, riding bikes and running. Brenda is married and loves her two dogs Chiwi and Frida.
832-260-0745 ext 743 & 753 | email@example.com
Gina is the mother of two children, loves to spend time with her family and when her children fall asleep, likes to watch TV shows with her husband. She has 13 years of experience in the Sales and Customer Service area. Her greatest virtue is empathy and service to others. She likes to work in a team. Here at Empire Industries, she wants to give new customers the best experience and service she can.
469-729-2573 ext 791 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Investor Services Division – Welcome Team
Leon De Gruchy, Team Leader / ISD Welcome Team
Leon De Gruchy brings extensive work experience to Empire. He has worked for major corporations all over the world from Panasonic (South Africa), Kerridge Computers (UK), Walt Disney World (USA), Nissan Finances (Mexico) and more. With his experience in management and customer care, he brings a vast knowledge of ideas, processes, and solutions to the table which help improve service and quality. In his free time, he enjoys traveling to new places, going on safaris, collecting music movies and books.
713-587-9302 | email@example.com
Carlos, Welcome Team
Carlos joined the team in August of 2018 and has been enjoying working for Empire. It is something new for him as he used to work as an analyst, collections and customer service in his previous jobs. He loves his daughter, good food, good drinks and playing drums.
832-786-3892 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Tenant Care Center
Rita is a thirty year woman with an 8 year old brain in her head most of the time. She loves spending quality time with her family and friends. She was recently married to the most amazing man in the world. She enjoys the little pleasures of life like being a couch potato for an entire Sunday, having a movie night with her family or videogame night with friends. She loves traveling and tries to get out as much as she can. She learned to make the most of her time every single day and take in as much as possible from the people she meets. Every now and then she enjoys great conversation with wine & pizza, and she’s known as the “Nap Queen” because she can fall asleep on anything or anywhere at anytime.
888-866-6727 ext 741 | email@example.com
Accounting Customer Care
Jimena, Accounting Representative
Jimena grew up in Central California where she studied International Business. She is a very committed person who is a true believer in teamwork. One of her biggest passions is traveling. She loves meeting people, seeing other cultures and trying new food. Last year she backpacked through seven countries. She loves spending time with her loved ones, reading a good book, watching criminal shows, running and hiking. She’s been in Customer Service for over nine years and she loves being part of the Accounting team at Empire.
888-866-6727 ext 472 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Maintenance Communications Center
Diego Alatorre, Maintenance Representative
Diego is an Assistant Property Manager and has been in the customer service field for 5 years. He loves helping others and believes that teamwork and communication are key in any type of job. On his free time, he enjoys to spend time with his family, play sports, read and paint. His favorite sport is football and his favorite team is the Pittsburgh Steelers.
713-277-7815 | email@example.com
Jose is 32 years old and has been in customer service for over eight years. He is a very hardworking and honest person, really enjoys new challenges and is constantly learning to improve personally and professionally. He is very enthusiastic about being part of the Empire team and their continuous growth. He hopes he can contribute with new ideas. He is very attached to his family and loves spending time with them, as well as enjoying many extreme sports (MMA fighting).
713-574-6997 Ext: 717 | firstname.lastname@example.org
Aaron is a family guy and loves spending time with them. He love dogs and has a 4-year-old Chihuahua. Aaron enjoys going to the movies and dancing but also believes it is very important that we help those in need. Every year he donates some of his time to charity. Aaron studied business administration. His work history always involved customer service in one way or another, and that is a perfect fit since he enjoys working with people,
Gabriela Loera is an Assistant Property Manager. Satisfaction is a subjective word that is very much appreciated when related to the customer, making sure things happen right and on time, that’s a challenge! Oh well…challenge accepted
Gilberto is originally from Aguascalientes, Mexico but was raised in the upper midwest (Minnesota, and South Dakota). He has been in the customer service and sales fields for about 9 years working in both the garment printing industry and a leading OEM compatible printer parts manufacturer. Gilberto enjoys new challenges and lives by his favorite motto “Perfection is a moving target” – you have to keep evolving in order to accomplish a goal. He’s excited to join the Empire team and contribute to its growth and knowledge base. In his free time, he likes to play football and soccer as well as spending time with family.
Born and raised in Chi Town, Nela (as most friends and family call her) is a water-birthing, breastfeeding, baby-wearing, cloth-diapering kinda momma. When she’s not dealing with the awesome mayhem of new mommy-hood, she loves to read a good book, workout with her hubby, or just chill out with the girls. She’s had a variety of jobs that have given her the necessary experience to make sure your customer service experience is a great one. Whether it be on the phone or in person, she will exceed you expectations.