Although Mr. Ellis is new to the real estate industry, he has more than 40 years experience in business and executive management in both public and private sectors of the corporate industrial environment working with large and small companies. His initial experience, dealing with financial management, pricing, contracts, supplier and customer oversight, and governmental agencies, was gained in the electronics sectors of the aerospace and defense industry at Honeywell International, Lockheed Martin, Philips, Walker Power Systems and Barnes Aerospace.
He was later employed in the telecom industry where his background was concentrated in the general management of cellular phone development, manufacturing and distribution.
Since the year 2000 he has held a variety of executive and board positions in technology and service companies, including development-stage corporations and international trade entities.
Mr. Ellis graduated from the University of Illinois with a degree in Accountancy and holds a State of Illinois CPA certificate. In addition to a host of technical training seminars, programs, and workshops he completed Masters work at American University in California and Florida State University in the field of Government Contracting.