Dan executes the financing and transactional asset management plans for each of the company’s acquisitions and client relationships, working closely with banks and alternative sources of debt financing to ensure that optimal financing is secured and that strong lender and investor relationships are formed and maintained. He takes an active role in structuring and negotiating all of Corridor’s transactions, and works closely with the company’s network of attorneys and affiliate parties to steer each transaction to a desirable completion. Dan also maintains an active role in assessing the market, property, and management of the transaction during its due diligence, and works with closely with Hagan Brown on all client relationships to ensure that objectives are being met and client satisfaction is optimally achieved.
Dan has a diverse background as a real estate entrepreneur and investor, having started four companies in the past 20 years, as well as investing in many transactions, both in real estate and across the private equity landscape. He began his career in structured real estate and middle market finance at Bankers Trust Company and worked in Brand Management for Procter and Gamble following his graduation from business school. Over the course of his career, he has developed particular expertise in structuring, negotiating, and closing acquisitions, and in raising capital. He has been involved in the acquisition and management of over 30 companies and properties, raising hundreds of millions in equity and debt. Dan’s track record demonstrates entrepreneurial growth and success at every stage of his career.
Dan holds an MBA from Wharton and a BA from Tufts University. He is a member of the Connecticut chapter of YPO, and sits on the board of The Cobb School Montessori in Simsbury, CT.
Hagan Brown is President of Corridor’s Property and Asset Management divisions and co-founder, along with Daniel Joseph, of Corridor Ventures. Hagan works closely with all of Corridor’s clients to ensure that results are consistent with client expectations. Hagan personally manages the due diligence, asset planning, and execution efforts on all of Corridor’s acquisitions and client engagements. His large network of broker and vendor relationships across the United States provides Corridor with deep local market knowledge and consistent transaction flow. He is constantly expanding this network on behalf of the company and its clients.
Hagan has a diverse real estate background. With over fifteen years of experience in construction, leasing and management, Hagan has helped build Corridor Ventures into a successful real estate acquisition and management company. Hagan began his career at Sapient Corporation, a technology-consulting firm headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts where he quickly advanced to Director of Real Estate Expansion and International Operations. As a corporate director, Hagan opened over 30 offices in the United States, Europe, India and Canada, negotiating over $100 million in lease contracts and successfully managing over $50 million in construction projects.
A Syracuse University graduate and a West Hartford native, Hagan is actively involved in the community. He currently sits on the board of the local public television station and volunteers both his time and expertise to various non-profit organizations.