David Rounick, based out of Penn Valley, PA, specializes in commercial real estate property investment in the greater Philadelphia region and including involvement in real estate projects located in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Oklahoma. The existing real estate portfolio includes commercial properties primarily focused on apartment buildings, apartment complexes, student housing and mixed-use commercial projects. Mr. Rounick’s interest in the real estate industry stems from his involvement in the Rounick family’s former business, Deb Shops, a nationwide specialty retailer of fashionable apparel, shoes and accessories. David Rounick’s grandfather, Philip Rounick, founded JOY Hosiery in Philadelphia with Aaron Weiner. Later, when the next generation came onboard, David’s father, Marvin Rounick, and Warren Weiner expanded the company with the opening of Deb Shops and Tops & Bottoms into shopping malls nationwide. Deb Shops managed the purchasing and leasing of real estate locations as the company opened new stores and expanded across the U.S.
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Russ has been blessed to have retired from a career in law enforcement lasting nearly 25 years.
He has been investing for a number of years, but is now working on becoming a true successful investor among many new endeavors.
Jim Van Meerten is an advisor to Marketocracy Capital Management and writes on financial subjects here and on Barchart Portfolio Blogs and Seeking Alpha. He earned a BS in Accounting and Business Administration from Berry College; a Juris Doctorate from the Woodrow Wilson School of Law; and attended post-baccalaureate and graduate courses in Business Administration, Quantitative Math, and Education at Florida Atlantic University, Georgia State University and University of North Carolina at Charlotte. In the past he has been an accountant, attorney, adjunct professor in Business Law, Accounting and Internal Auditing, financial advisor, supervisory principal, and compliance officer. He also passed the Georgia CPA Exam, the Certified Internal Auditor Exam, and the FINRA Series 7, 24 and 9/10 exams.He is presently also a contributor on MSN Top Stocks Blog, Motley Fool and is a member of the M100 on Marketocracy, an elete honor chosen by the editors of Marketocracy as being in the top 100 portfolio managers of over 100,000 portfoiios they review. He would enjoy hearing your comments at JimVanMeerten@gmail.com.