William 'Bill' Shopoff

PRESIDENT, CHIEF EXECUTIVE: SHOPOFF REALTY INVESTMENTS

Develops sites with entitlement risk, long view … Uptown Newport phase one: 200 condos, 450 apartments with Picerne Group … near $105M TTM revenue … initially aimed for marine biology career—’thought I’d be the next Jacques Cousteau’ … one that got away: firm ‘part of winning team’ to buy OC Register site, ‘only to have DOJ snatch it out of our hands’