COMPANY: Vlahos Resume

REAL ESTATE

Redfish Village – Blue Mountain Beach, Florida (www.redfishvillage.com)

  • Mixed-use development consisting of 80 residential and 32 commercial (42,000 square feet) condominiums located along Scenic Highway 30A in Blue Mountain Beach, Florida
  • Served as project manager for investor group that bought Redfish from original developer
  • Retained by Hillcrest Bank to oversee the project workout and winding down of operations; assisted with foreclosure and post-foreclosure sale for Hillcrest Bank
  • Retained by winning bidder, Patten Sales and Marketing, to ensure a successful implementation of its sales and marketing campaign
  • Was directly involved with over $25 million in sales at Redfish
  • Currently serves as consultant to the Redfish Condominium Association Board of Directors

Coastal Renaissance Company, LLC – Gulfport, Mississippi

  • Local representative of company established to respond to Gulfport, Mississippi’s Request for Qualification (RFQ) for a master developer after Hurricane Katrina
  • Services included: Oversight of political relations; financial, design and market analysis; oversight of historical preservation analysis of Veteran’s Administration hospital site); and sales and marketing (preparation of response to RFQ and presentation to city officials)

Presidio Yacht Club – Fort Walton Beach, Florida

  • Assisted client in determining the feasibility of purchasing the remaining unsold condominiums in a completed condominium project
  • Services included: Analysis of local and surrounding markets, building and marina, and condominium documents; sales and marketing, including assistance with bulk purchase pricing and strategy; and creation of a plan for the project turnaround and individual sales

CBRE Atlanta/Mississippi Power Company – Gulfport, Mississippi

  • Worked as local representative for CB Richard Ellis of Atlanta determining the locations for Mississippi Power’s new operations and storm center
  • Services included: Analysis of local market; sales and marketing as CB Richard Ellis’ local representative; use of CBRE criteria to locate site that was ultimately purchased and where storm center currently resides

Viento Beach – Port St. Joe, Florida

  • Worked on local entitlements for the controlling investor group of this proposed mixed-use development
  • Services included: Design and financial analysis; and added value with development. This included oversight of the extension of development order and creation and approval of Planned Unit Development (PUD) ordinance

REO Gaming Asset – Biloxi, Mississippi

  • Asked by lender to analyze recently foreclosed 1.93 acres (10 parcel) gaming-entitled parcel located along Back Bay in Biloxi, Mississippi
  • Services included: Analysis of appraisals and local gaming market and sales and marketing, which included assisting with the disposition strategy for property, interviewing local REALTORS, recommending a broker to list the property for sale

 

LEGAL

Montgomery, Barnett, Brown, Read, Hammond & Mintz, PLLC – Gulfport, Mississippi
Associate Attorney

Real Estate Law

  • Prepared contracts and lease agreements
  • Performed residential closings

Mass Tort Litigation

  • Represented Wyeth Pharmaceuticals

 

EDUCATION

Tulane University Law School – New Orleans, Louisiana
Juris Doctorate, May 2003

  • Business Law Society member
  • Participated in summer abroad program – Greece, 2001
  • Sports Law Journal, 2001-03 – Executive Editor, 2002-03
  • CALI Excellence for the Future Award for highest grade in the class – Financial Institutions (Spring ’02) and Business Planning Seminar (Fall ’02)

Tulane University – A.B. Freeman School of Business – New Orleans, Louisiana
Bachelor of Science in Management, Finance – May 2000

 Honors:

  • Tulane University Men’s Tennis Team, 1996-2000 – Captain, 1999-2000
  • Founder’s Scholarship Recipient, 1996-2000
  • Conference USA Commissioner’s Honor Roll, 1996, 1997, 1999
  • Tulane University Student Athlete 3.0 and above Club, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND CIVIC INVOLVEMENT

Licenses and Associations

  • Licensed Mississippi Attorney
  • Member, Mississippi Bar Association
  • Licensed Florida Real Estate Sales Association

Civic Involvement

  • Mayor’s Post-Katrina Rebuilding Committee – Gulfport, Mississippi, 2005-06
  • Good for Gulfport Committee, 2005-06
  • Gulfport Gridiron Club – President (2006), VP (2004-05)
  • Gulfport Bussinessman’s Club, 2003-07
  • Bayou Bluff Tennis Team – Gulfport, Mississippi, Captain (2005)
  • Tulane T-Club (former student athletes)
  • Tulane Athletic Advisory Committee (TAAC)
  • Greek Orthodox Youth Association (New Orleans, Louisiana), Coach, 2002-03