FOUNDER AND CHAIRMAN
Mr. Hall has successfully grown the HALL Group from an entrepreneurial start-up to a real estate and finance industry leader. He formed Hall Financial Group in 1968 at age 18 with $4,000. Today, the HALL Group’s diversified business interests include real estate ownership, development and management, structured finance lending for real estate and other areas, vineyards and wineries, and enterprise software. Previously, Mr. Hall was a part owner of the Dallas Cowboys, formed one of the first stock savings and loans in Michigan, founded one of the first for-profit HMOs in the country, and participated, along with Time, Inc. in growing the nation’s largest chain of health and sports clubs. He has received numerous prestigious awards and most recently was named a member of the Horatio Alger Association for Distinguished Americans. Mr. Hall has authored six books, four of which are on real estate and real estate investing. His two most recent books are titled A Perfect Score and BOOM: Bridging the Opportunity Gap to Reignite Startups.