Our process focuses on minimizing risk through extensive analysis while maximizing return through a thorough understanding of the marketplace and stringent project cost controls.
DAVID L. GUY, Principal
Mr. Guy has developed over fifteen master planned communities. He has been directly involved with all aspects of development of over 37,000 acres of land and over 71,000 residential units. In conjunction with his residential experience, he has developed over 10 million square feet of commercial space, over 5,000 apartment units and seven golf courses and clubhouse facilities.
Prior to GS Companies, Mr. Guy was directly involved in the development of such high profile projects as Weston, Wesmere, Heathrow, The Moors, Country Walk, Lakes of the Meadows, Sawgrass Players Club and Jacksonville Golf and Country Club, among many others. He is very experienced in Community Development Districts (including Florida’s CDD’s, Virginia’s CDA’s and South Carolina’s Special Assessment Districts), as well as other development bond financing structures. Mr. Guy served on the board of the largest CDD in Florida, the 10,000-acre Weston Community, and is an advisor to financial institutions regarding repositioning of development districts. Mr. Guy is the founder of GS Companies.
THOMAS D. PAGE, General Manger/V.P. GS Virginia, PE
Since 2007, Mr. Page has served as the General Manager/V.P. of GS Virginia. During his tenure he has acted as lead on one of the largest Master Planned Communities in Virginia, a 4,600 acre mixed-use project in Williamsburg called Stonehouse. When complete, Stonehouse will have over 3,600 residential units, and 2.9 million square feet of commercial space. Bordering the York River, the site will also have multiple amenities, an elementary school, and 2,500 acres of open space.
Prior to joining GS Virginia, Mr. Page was Vice President at Taylor Investment Corporation where he managed the acquisition, planning, and development of The Preserve at Sharp Mountain, a 2,000 acre master-planned community in Jasper, GA and The Homestead, a spectacular second-home project in Pigeon Forge, TN.
Mr. Page honed his development expertise during his 15 year tenure at Arvida, one of the premier master-planned community development companies in the U.S. While at Arvida, Mr. Page was instrumental in the planning, design, construction management and project management of a variety of projects including River Hills (Tampa, Fl.), Heathrow and Wesmere(Orlando, Fl.), Country Walk, The Moors and Lakes of the Meadow (Miami, Fl.), Twin Creeks (Plano, TX) and Eagle Watch, Water’s Edge and Hickory Springs (Atlanta, Ga.).
Mr. Page’s engineering background combined with his vast experience managing a wide variety of project types, in five different states, gives him a unique perspective when solving any real estate development challenge.