Paul Desmet, President
Paul brings over 30 years of Real Estate sales and management experience to his role as President of The Ryness Company. With his widespread industry knowledge in sales and marketing programs for both urban and suburban communities, Paul has been responsible for guiding the company to new heights of success by creating and implementing strategic and innovative solutions. Paul and his senior management team work closely with developers during all stages of development to make certain that new communities are properly positioned in the local competitive market. He has guided the formation and execution of marketing programs for hundreds of new communities. Paul’s top priority is to ensure that the full benefit of all of The Ryness Company resources is utilized in order to guarantee that each community has the optimum opportunity to achieve success. His wealth of knowledge and experience in various marketing and sales positions has served our clients well. With a career that includes several years in commercial Real Estate, Paul served as an investment specialist in San Francisco with Grubb & Ellis. Paul attended San Jose State University and graduated with Honors with a degree in Finance and Real Estate. He is a licensed real estate broker in the State of California, and a member of the Home Builders Association, the Sales and Marketing Council, and the Builders’ Marketing Society.