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163 Years of Combined Real Estate Experience
Expertise from over 20 years and 1,000 transactions of lending for real estate projects from Fix & Flips to Ground Up construction.
Comprehensive approach to provide a full range of service including funding, raising capital, real estate development, investment advising, and fund management.
Paradyme utilizes Juniper Square’s investor portal for all of our investors. Juniper Square is an all-in-one investor software that is user friendly and gives investors a transparent view of their investment at their finger tips.
Our client relations team goes above and beyond for each investor, sponsor, and developer that we serve. Our main differentiator in this industry is that we care for our clients every step of the process.
Our easy-to-use, innovative software, and cutting edge technology makes the process of investing simple, even for those new to investing.
Marketing / Branding
Full in-house marketing team providing photo/video, social media reach, content and branding for each project, developer, and sponsor.
Ryan started his lending career in the traditional SFR (Single Family Residence) space. Due to Ryan's ability to establish relationships with HNW clientele (High-Net-Worth) and his passion for distressed assets, he began the Paradyme brand. Ryan successfully facilitated and closed an average of 150 short sales and REO transactions a month during the 2008 recession period. Strictly focused on “workout turnarounds" also known as flips - both in the SFR and Commercial sectors. Operating as an LP, Ryan was voted #1 Top Originator in California for four years in a row. Ryan also made Top Producer Magazine, a nationwide publication. Ryan has facilitated over $1.5 Billion in distressed real estate transactions.
Paradyme's objective and core passion are in line with "Impact" investing. Ryan’s “forward thinking” leads in today’s capital environment. Through ESG, our focus is on sustainable assets planning for 20-30 years down the road. A true wealth mindset mentality. Along with filling a direct need for housing and workout-turnarounds for small businesses with real estate holdings. With more than a dozen projects in the pipeline at any given time, averaging $250 Million, Garland’s diversified platform structure is what most alternative investors are looking for in today’s volatile marketplace. Ryan is recognized throughout Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, and Riverside Counties. With recession-resistant market ventures such as multifamily, for-rent SFR communities, office, and other specific commercial opportunities, Paradyme’s fundamental principles of integrity, transparency and exceptional client relations are a component that keeps Paradyme’s investors investing.
Before this, Mrs. Dreier grew a startup corporate housing company from inception to a global presence in just four years. As a highly motivated, solutions-oriented professional with sound time and resource-management skills Joanna continues to be instrumental in implementing and executing strategic administrative and operational initiatives within Paradyme to enhance productivity, quality, client service and overall bottom-line performance. Mrs. Dreier holds an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management of DeVry University and a Master of Criminal Justice from the University of Central Florida.
With close to four decades of business experience in a variety of roles facilitating business expansion, crisis resolution, organizational leadership, consulting, executive coaching, strategic planning, negotiations and team building combined with his considerable background and success in the area of private sector/government relations due to over a decade of (appointed and elected) public service interacting, crafting and implementing policy with all levels of government, Mr. McAllister’s focus is to position Paradyme to redefine success in the industry. Mr. McAllister has evaluated, supported and facilitated projects representing well over a billion dollars of private and public funds. His proven track record, alongside his significant reach and influence, are the pillars of his ability to identify and evaluate opportunities for Paradyme, anticipating and mitigating risk, while also assisting Ryan Garland to guide Paradyme toward continued robust growth. Mr. McAllister holds a BSL (BA) from Ozark Christian College and an MA from Hope International University, both degrees focused on the management, mobilization, and motivation of people.
After graduating from The Art Institute in San Diego, Ray started his career as a graphic designer for the Costco Connection. In 2001, with two years of editorial layouts and illustrative work under his belt, Ray moved to Newport Beach for the Art Director position at SMP Clothing and launched national advertising campaigns in the surf, skate, and motocross industries. In 2003 as a freelance Art Director for DIRECTV Ray created national advertising campaigns and direct mail assets for their NFL Sunday Ticket, ESPN HD, and Mega March Madness packages. 2006 landed Ray the Art Director position for CAPS Association, one of three marketing partners for Kawasaki. Within 2 years Ray earned the Creative Director title, responsible for creative on all Kawasaki product brochures, and delivering exceptional photography assets used globally to market the entire Kawasaki product line while successfully managing a $1.8M account. Starting in 2013 Ray held the Art Director title at DeanHouston, Inc. Tasked with leading ideation and brainstorming efforts, he directed and actively participated in design of all marketing collateral and was responsible for pre/post-production of studio and on-location photo shoots including budgets, scouting, vendor negotiations, and client management.
In July 2021, Ray accepted the title Creative Director of Marketing with PARADYME and a plan to rebrand the PARADYME aesthetic, creating a cohesive, progressive look and feel on all marketing fronts.
When Sunshine is not at Paradyme she volunteers her time to helping children. She is a Respite Care Provider, fulfilling her passion to help children in need. This led to Sunshine attending the University of Oklahoma, where she obtained her degree as a Registered Behavior Therapist.
Sunshine has worked for multiple media firms, focused on lead generation development and sales specializing in SEM/SEO, PPC Management, email marketing, warm transfer leads, TV/radio advertising, strategic marketing & consulting. Sunshine helped to grow the customer base from 10 companies to 40+ companies.
Throughout his career, Marc has served as an accounting and finance professional to institutional investors, entrepreneurs, and high net worth individuals. In 2000, Marc received his Bachelor’s in Business Administration with a focus on Accounting from Siena College in New York State. He became a Certified Public Accountant in 2002 after gaining valuable post-graduate experience as an Auditor at Arthur Andersen. From there, Marc went on to serve as an Accounting Manager within the real estate group at J.P. Morgan in New York City. Providing accounting and financial reporting for a $20 billion portfolio of real estate, Marc was able to help investors and executives at J.P. Morgan with capital allocation, fund raising, and compliance.
In 2006, Marc joined New York City based Clarion Partners LLC, then the largest real estate investment manager in the world. In addition to serving as the Controller for a portfolio of real estate owned by New York State Common Retirement Fund, he was tasked with setting up a new real estate platform for opportunistic and value-add real estate opportunities. Marc was able to partner with the Portfolio Manager and Investor Relations department to successfully raise funds from high-net-worth individuals and deploy this capital across a diverse set of real estate assets comprised of multi-family, self-storage, office and industrial properties. From treasury, to accounting systems and performance reporting, Marc and his team created a seamless and successful real estate investment platform.
Marc relocated to Los Angeles in 2008 and joined real estate investment manager and developer CIM Group. Overseeing portfolios of real estate owned by pension funds and high net worth individuals, Marc was able to provide transparency, liquidity management and bank/debt compliance during the financial crisis. Marc sat on the Capital Markets Committee at CIM Group, where executives and ownership met to triage, forecast and ensure the overall health of the real estate portfolios. Marc worked closely with his team to ensure quick and accurate monthly accounting cycles, robust financial reporting and up to date, live data reporting to help the company maintain liquidity, expand, fund-raise, and preserve the profits of the portfolios.
In 2012, Marc joined a high-net-worth single-family office as the CFO. Marc was a key advisor to the Chairman and his family, providing tax and estate planning, financial reporting, investment structuring and overall family office administration. From real estate acquisitions, fuel distribution networks, manufacturing plants, to ground up multifamily developments, Marc was able to provide full-cycle accounting, equity and loan sourcing, asset management and tax compliance to a diverse array of assets on behalf of a high net worth individual and his family. Marc was also responsible for all aspects of financial operations, including cash management, financial reporting, income taxes, financial statement audits, budgeting, employee benefits and information technology.
Rick received his Bachelor of Arts in Communication from CSUF. He held a Series 7, Series 24,
Series 65, and Series 63 with a California Life Insurance License. He a maintains an Accredited
Investment Fiduciary, (AIF®), from Fi 360. Rick is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP ®) and a Chartered Financial Consultant ( ChFC®).
Rick is actively involved at his church and has a heart for working with at risk teens. Rick is a two time survivor of Stage 2 and Stage 4 cancer as well as a recipient of a stem cell transplant from his twin brother that saved his life at the City of Hope 11 years ago.
He lives with his beautiful wife Dana in Anaheim Hills.
With over 10 years’ experience assisting senior executives, Breanna has consistently demonstrated her talent and proficiency at aligning business objectives with comprehensive administrative knowledge to achieve maximum operational impacts.
Outside of work, Breanna is an avid bookworm, dog mom to 3 large breeds, and Jeep/off-road enthusiast.
As Paradyme’s Marketing Assistant, Makenna’s primary focus is creating content for social media, managing Paradyme accounts, and growing Paradyme’s reach through social media presence, as well as a company.
Henry comes in with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychological Science from California State University San Marcos and is currently pursuing a Master of Science in School Counseling at California Baptist University. It is his background in education that truly benefits his clients. Henry not only advises clients on the most profitable investment opportunities out there, but he also takes the time to educate and ultimately assist people in navigating what could otherwise be challenging financial decisions. His experience with real estate acquisitions has helped numerous clients, setting them on the path to earning a lucrative investment income.
Born and raised in Southern California, Henry enjoys learning about the latest real estate opportunities and investment options. Beyond his work with Paradyme, he is an avid hockey player and a local music aficionado.
Madison is also conversant with real estate on the west coast, having worked in the luxury market in Los Angeles and Orange County. After relocating to Tennessee, she decided to become a real estate agent herself, and has since aligned with a local brokerage boasting an esteemed reputation. A motivated, avid networker, Madison is heavily involved with her community and has formed lasting connections with clients and peers alike.
Madison is originally from Southern California and loves skydiving, exploring National parks, reading, and spending time with her two cats.
With a history in sales and customer service, Kristen brings to the table a client relations proficiency that is a distinctive part of the overall Paradyme mindset. As with every team member, Kristen is customer-driven and consequently helps manage client interactions seamlessly. Her social media savviness has also helped Paradyme extend their client outreach.
Kristen is mom to a son and daughter and enjoys spending her days off engaged with her kids.
Will resides in Nashville, TN and attended the University of Alabama where he studied Civil Engineering. He enjoys playing golf, working out, and spending time with friends and family.
Steve represents acquirers, sellers, and others in connection with a wide variety of both public and private transactions. With an advanced law degree in taxation, Steve brings together a deep understanding of both corporate and tax issues to provide his clients with comprehensive and
integrated solutions to their business and transactional needs. Clients regularly look to Steve for his business-oriented and innovative solutions to overcoming structural roadblocks, as well as his understanding of the corporate, tax, and business issues they confront. His extensive experience in these areas allows him to assist clients with entity formation, financings, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and other business endeavors in a tax-efficient manner and to avoid costly pitfalls. Additionally, Steve is recognized as one of the top EB-5 program securities attorneys in the United States and is considered a thought leader in the industry. He served as lead corporate and securities counsel for the largest EB-5 securities offering in the United States, represented one of the world’s largest restaurant franchisors in designing protocols and deal structure to enable franchisees to use EB-5 capital to develop and operate additional locations, and represented the City of Miami in structuring the organization and implementation of its EB-5 Regional Center.
Representation and counseling services in connection with real estate financing and purchase transactions.
Admissions and Associations:
United States Supreme Court
California Supreme Court
All California Trial and Appellate Courts
United States District Court: Southern and Central Districts
California State Bar Association
San Diego County Bar Association
University of Texas, Juris Doctor, with Honors; Order of the Coif, 1988
University of Iowa, Bachelor of Business Administration, with Honors, 1985
Mr. Mullen has negotiated in excess of 1,000 transactions, and has successfully litigated
many hundreds of legal disputes. Please visit www.rowemullen.com to see a sampling of Mr. Mullen’s extensive list of results and accomplishments.
Due to the rapid economic growth and housing shortages, she began bringing multifamily development deals together, working with builders and equity partners to develop multifamily projects. One of the greatest joys of working in real estate, as mentioned by Li, is “Creating winning teams and winning situations.” She enjoys and loves working with like-minded, like-hearted people who want to see each other grow and win! She shares, “Together we can accomplish greater prosperity. Real estate provides continued opportunity for advancement and growth.”
Leslie’s core focus is to continue to move forward in Multifamily Syndication, JV Investments, Real Estate Investing and Developing, while seeking out integrous, long term relationships along the way. Leslie holds a B.S. and M.S. in Education from Indiana University Bloomington in addition to a post graduate education in International Business. She also has over ten years of experience in Education and Administration.
With an impressive $320 million in real estate transactions under his belt, Kionne is currently responsible for the professional development and oversight of more than 30 agents in the Las Vegas Valley. Beginning in 2011, Mr. Johnson owned and operated two real estate brokerages in this region, one of the most active and sought-after areas in the country. Originally, he founded Kingly Properties LLC followed by Showpiece Realty, his current brokerage.
In early 2020, he and his family relocated to Central Florida where he had the opportunity to open yet another brokerage office. He continues to operate his Las Vegas office in conjunction with the new Florida location. Kionne is currently a member of the National Realtor Association, Nevada Realtor Association, Las Vegas Realtors, Florida Realtor Association, Orlando Regional Realtor Association, Northeastern Florida Association of Realtors, and Miami Association of Realtors.