JVM Realty Corp. (JVM), a leading vertically integrated multifamily real estate investment and property management firm, today announced that it has named Jon Eastman as vice president of capital markets. Eastman will work with wealth managers and investment advisors in the eastern half of the U.S. to raise equity for funds sponsored by the company.
Eastman, who most recently served as vice president of sales for Atlas Energy Group, has more than 35 years of experience in developing and maintaining long-term relationships with the financial industry's most successful investment advisors and their clients. He has managed sales teams that raise capital for Wells Real Estate Funds and Clarion Partners LLC.
"Jon brings an outstanding combination of talent and experience to JVM," said Jay Madary, president and CEO of JVM. "This is an important period in the history of our company, as we strive to meet our long-term portfolio growth goals. Raising equity is obviously a critical part of the success of that plan, and Jon's track record of earning investors' trust and treating them with the care and respect they deserve is truly remarkable. We could not be more excited about him being a part of our team."
Eastman, who will be based in JVM's Oak Brook office, has his Series 7 license. He is also a Chartered Financial Consultant and a Chartered Life Underwriter. He received his B.S. in Economics from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.