Ken Rubin is the co-founder and President of Golden Goose Capital and is active in all facets of the business. His primary focus is on business development, acquisitions, and land procurement/entitlement. Ken also takes the lead role in maintaining key stakeholder relationships with universities, municipalities, partners and investors. The majority of Ken’s experience came from his 25 years at Iron Mountain where he held a number of senior executive roles during the period which the Company grew from a regional business with $10M annual revenues to a global corporation with $3B in revenue. His roles included chief marketing officer (15 yrs.) and SVP and General Manager of Iron Mountain’s $400M Healthcare storage business. Iron Mountain is a real estate intensive business that owns/leases and operates 65 million square feet of space in 1000 properties located in 36 countries. Today Iron Mountain is a Fortune 600, S&P 500 public corporation.
Eamonn Healy joined Golden Goose as an Adviser in 2011 and became our full-time CFO in early 2014. Previously, Eamonn has been the CFO at several successful real estate companies such as Northland Investments, The Mayo Group and more recently UC Funding. Eamonn has overseen the financing and management of over $1.5 billion of various real estate transactions in his 30-year career, many of which were ground-up developments and also has extensive asset management/property management experience. Eamonn graduated from Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland with a BS in Management and later completed an MA at the same college. He is also is a Certified Public Accountant.
Barret Bilotta co-founded Golden Goose in October 2010 and oversees the operation of Golden Goose’s current student housing portfolio. Barrett has intimate local student housing market knowledge as a result of operating five off campus housing properties in Durham since 2006. In addition to managing operations, Barrett serves in the Asset Management role, overseeing property improvement and capital projects. Barrett founded and served as Chief Operating Officer at Dexrex, LLC an information technology company focusing on the capture and archival of text messaging and social media. He graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in Political Science and successfully completed the accelerated Business Bridge Program at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.