Anthony Ardizzone is the Managing Member and CEO for Monolith Capital Group & Realty Advisors, LLC a real estate investment and development company in addition to ZZONE Construction, LLC. He is a strong entrepreneurial developer and investor with expertise in general management, marketing, finance, operational skills, profit motives acquired in real estate development, construction, acquisition and development of real estate assets specifically in self storage.
Mr. Ardizzone has over 27 years of experience as owner/builder of commercial, self storage and industrial buildings, residential subdivisions and land developments. He operates with a “hands – on attitude” that was instilled in him early on in his life. This expertise was cultivated through the family self storage construction business that was started by his father in 1987. His father was an architect with a degree from New York University and served as the architect, general contractor and construction manager over a 14 property self storage portfolio that was assembled and later sold in 1999.
More specifically, Mr. Ardizzone has self performed as General Contractor and Owner of eight class “A” Institutional grade self storage properties totaling approximately 1,000,000 square feet. The added Value that is brought to the investment partners and the investment is priceless. Through his venue of vertically integrating these synergies, there is not many developers in the United States of America that replicates this platform and expertise in the self storage arena.
Mr. Ardizzone started his career as a real estate broker in a large national brokerage firm to owner and developer of his own properties and those of various partnerships. He has worked for the family construction business and developers at the beginning of his career including Joint Venture Partners consisting of Arizona Partners, El Dorado Holdings, The Sparks Foundation and Vintage Partners.
Mr. Ardizzone has an extensive background in finance, legal issues, partnerships, joint ventures, construction, commercial real estate brokerage, job costing, pro formas, underwriting market cost sensitivity analysis, demand Studies, acquisition of existing assets and overall development experience. He is a licensed General Contractor, A licensed Real Estate Broker and property manager in the State of Arizona. His education includes undergraduate studies in finance and marketing from Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. He received his Bachelor of Science from the W.P. Carey School of Business and a Doctorates degree in everyday business life.