Jeffery David Klotz (born January 13, 1977) is an American entrepreneur, author, father, speaker, and husband. As a young businessman, Klotz first gained success in the real estate industry and later became best known for his work in the private equity real estate investment space. He is the founder and operating manager of The Klotz Group of Companies, a vertically integrated & comprehensive private equity real estate investment platform operating in over 20 States throughout the US. During high school, Klotz started an investment real estate business purchasing single-family properties. The business quickly grew to a portfolio of 30 homes and this success led to the acquisition of several supporting industries including construction and property management. He hired more than 250 employees to service the multifamily sector, and became one of the “fastest growing businesses of 2000” to manage, repair, renovate, and contract for the apartment industry. The business became the third largest such company in Jacksonville, Florida.
In 1995, Klotz acquired NPI Services which later became The Klotz Group of Companies, LLC. The business serves as a parent organization to numerous operating subsidiaries including; Amvestar Capital, LLC., American Management Group of North Florida, LLC., Just Multifamily, LLC., Apartment Asset Advisors, LLC., TKC Construction Group, LLC., Rent Ready Fast, LLC., Tierra Linda Development, LLC., Tryon Street, ResiLux Real Estate, ResiLux Management, Ponte Vedra Capital, Times Square Printing, Island Printing. This list does not include several other companies designed to support the investment objectives of the organization. Klotz's investments have included 125,000 apartment units, 42 developments, and numerous other real estate projects as well as delving into other sectors such as Advertising & Marketing, Mail Order/E-Commerce, Healthcare, Fitness, Commercial Printing, Equipment, Automotive, and Manufacturing.
Cumulative successes have resulted in significant real estate and investment holdings with a portfolio valued at over $1 billion and an executive, corporate and operational staff of more than 1,000 employees. Klotz’s ability to formulate a paradigm that generates exponential success has earned the attention, respect, and confidence of some of the world’s most prominent investors and industry leaders.