With a commitment to excellence unparalleled in the industry, Prestige
Group is dedicated to providing our clients and customers with excellence
and professionalism in commercial real estate and land development
sales and marketing. Teamwork, creativity, continued education,
technology and a vigilant eye on market trends enable us to be on
the cutting edge of the market place.
With over 150 years of combined experience and
talent, the principals, senior management, sales team and administrative
staff of the Prestige Group have diverse real estate backgrounds
and technical skills. This blend of perspectives and capabilities
greatly contribute to the consistency of our success and growth.
- Richard Natow, President and Founder
Richard Natow is true to the entrepreneurial spirit!
Natow began his business career as an owner of an advertising and marketing company.
He entered the real estate business and quickly developed a niche of selling land to builders and developers and then marketing the new home developments. He consistently was the top listing agent and selling agent for the region’s largest real estate company.
Natow also understood the benefits of diversification and began selling and investing in commercial and investment properties.
In 1987 Natow realized his dream and formed The Prestige Group.
Natow’s diverse real estate background, including sales, marketing, investment properties, as well as involvement in building and development gives him an understanding of the entire scope of the real estate industry.
Being licensed in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware enables Natow to be regional in his real estate dealings.
Natow has been the recipient of numerous marketing awards by the Chester and Delaware Counties Home Builders Association. He has also been honored to be a judge for other regional Home Builder Associations.
Natow has an uncanny intuition for knowing what’s ahead for the industry. His remarkable insight into people and “the art of the deal” are the key to the success of Prestige Group and it’s clients.
An open door policy with management, sales and administration allows for a collaboration of ideas and problem solving techniques to ensure a positive, success oriented environment.
RNatow@prestigegroup.com 610.902.3939 ext.111
- Ron Krieger, Senior Vice President
Ron Krieger, Senior Vice President of The Prestige Group since 1999, is one of the Country's leading experts in the demanding and complex field of Sales, Mergers, and Acquisitions of Health Care Facilities. Specializing in Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing and CCRC transactions, and the sale of development land for new construction, Ron has negotiated more than $200,000,000 in transactions including the sale of owner's corporate business assets and real estate. Ron's reach is local, regional and national.
Prior to joining Prestige Group, Ron was the Director of Investments for two major regional investment real estate brokerage firms, and the President/CEO of the largest residential real estate management company in the United States. He is also responsible for $1 Billion in apartment property sales.
RKrieger@prestigegroup.com 610.902.3939 ext. 102
Vic Kaplan, Vice President
Vic Kaplan has the determination,
discipline and diligence to drive a deal home! His well rounded
business background as a real estate investor and business owner
compliment his focused attention to the individual deal.
specialist, Vic holds real estate licenses in both New Jersey
and Pennsylvania and is ready to assist buyers and sellers with
their real estate investment needs.
610.902.3939 ext. 121
Ben Altman, Vice
Ben Altman is a specialist in the sales and
leasing of commercial and
industrial real estate. His previous sales experience includes working for a
national commercial real estate company as well as a solid sales
and marketing background.
Ben is dedicated to furthering his
real estate knowledge as he is a CCIM candidate. He holds a BS in Marketing and International Studies from
The Pennsylvania State University. Ben is fluent and
proficient in all aspects of commercial and industrial real
610.902.3900 ext. 106
Arthur Deussing, Vice
In 2003, Arthur entered the real estate industry with NAI Mertz Corporation, winning several awards for his achievements, including "Rookie of the Year" for most square footage leased and sold as well as "Most Improved Salesperson" for largest dollar increase in production year over year. His previous experience includes a background in financial advisory services with Morgan Stanley, where he was the recipient of the National Sales Director Award for superior performance as a financial advisor. He is a licensed real estate salesperson in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
Arthur joined The Prestige Group in October, 2006 and he specializes in sales/leasing of industrial and commercial properties in the Philadelphia area. He provides a full range of services to real estate users, owners, and investors, specializing in understanding clients' unique business needs and offering customized real estate solutions.
—Rutgers University, B.A.
—Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Pennsylvania and New Jersey
—Member, Tri-State Commercial Realtors Alliance
Dick Newbert, Vice President
Dick Newbert brings a tremendous wealth of business experience
to Prestige Group and his clients. Dick's corporate
background and entrepreneurial experience give him the perfect
balance to negotiate deals in the commercial, industrial and
office real estate market in which he specializes. A
candidate for the prestigious CCIM designation, Dick is
dedicated to the commercial real estate profession.
Dick's attention to
detail is matched by his incredibly high energy level. He is an
asset to both Prestige Group and his clients.
DNewbert@PrestigeGroup.com 610.902.3939 ext 156
Virginia Hart, Vice President
Virginia Hart, Vice President, comes to Prestige Group with a well rounded background of high end residential, new construction, land and commercial real estate sales as well as sophisticated corporate sales experience.
Ginny has excellent communication and consultative sales skills which are a benefit to both buyer and seller clients. Her understanding of the complicated process of development and zoning issues is an asset in the commercial real estate business.
Her passion for real estate overflows to her personal life, where Ginny is involved with the Main Line Historical Society as well as the National Trust of Historic Homes.
610.902.3939 ext. 112
Michael Weiner, Vice President
Michael Weiner is a dynamic commercial real estate sales associate with many years of successful sales experience. Prior to joining Prestige Group, Michael sold businesses through a national company. In addition, he has other diverse experience in sales, management and finance.
Michael works primarily with multi-family, commercial and industrial properties. He has completed the sale of income properties and office buildings. Michael has also leased warehouse, commercial and retail space.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts from The Pennsylvania State University and a Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from St. Joseph's University. Michael graduated in the top 5% of his class. A professional, experienced business person, Michael is an asset to Prestige Group and his clients.
610.902.3939 ext. 113
Jon Mirsky, Sales Associate
Jon Mirsky, a lifelong resident of the suburban Philadelphia area, comes to Prestige Group with a solid background in commercial real estate. As Director of Real Estate for a national retailer, he was an integral part in their nationwide expansion over a 10 year period. He later became Director of Regional Operations for a 20-property Center City portfolio.
Jon's areas of concentration are multi-family and commercial properties.
Keeping it local, Jon holds a Bachelor of Arts from Temple University with a concentration in Journalism and Radio, TV & Film.
Jon's professionalism is enhanced by his warm, approachable style.
610.902.3939 ext. 118
Philip Fredericks, Sales Associate
Phil Fredericks’ unique background is a perfect combination for success in the commercial real estate business. Having experience in development and building as well as being an owner of a demolition company serve Phil well in being able to understand construction, rehabbing, renovation and change of use for space. An
Phil owned a large regional demolition company as well as
currently managing his personal investment portfolio. Phil's
professionalism, dedication, and expertise are unmatched in this
Vice President of Operations
Shelby Simmons directs
the marketing efforts of Prestige Group with the unique
perspective of being an experienced licensed real estate sales
person as well as having a BA degree in Communications with
concentration in advertising. In 18 years at Prestige Group,
Shelby has been involved in all facets of the running of Prestige
Group. From long range planning, marketing, advertising and
human resources, Shelby’s well rounded experience is beneficial
to the success and growth of the business.
Debby Weinstein's legal
background is a crucial component in her role as settlement
coordinator. Knowledge of the complex issues involved with
property settlements is critical in the navigation of a successful
transaction. Disciplined, determined, and highly organized,
Debby possesses the necessary skills to effectively manage the
DWeinstein@Prestigegroup.com 610.902.3939 ext. 104
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