With operations in California, Colorado, Hawaii and Mexico, Irongate is an entrepreneurial full-service real estate firm specializing in the development of luxury branded residential and resort communities located in one-of-a-kind places.
Chairman & CEO
Senior Managing Director
Marketing & Sales
Construction & Development
Construction & Development
Brand Partnerships & Experience
Chairman & CEO
Jason Grosfeld is Irongate’s Chairman and CEO. Jason’s passion lies in the areas of design, sales and financial planning as the company sets out to bring one-of-a-kind places to life. Jason attended Amherst College and received an MBA from Columbia Business School.
Casey Federman is Irongate’s President. Casey oversees the daily operations of the business and its executive team. He is responsible for all company strategies, plans and procedures. Prior to Irongate, Casey was an investment banker and corporate attorney. Casey attended the University of Pennsylvania and received his JD/MBA from the University of Southern California.
Senior Managing Director, Investments
Greg Brandes is a Senior Managing Director responsible for Irongate’s investments. Greg spends his time underwriting potential new acquisitions and overseeing the company’s portfolio. Prior to Irongate, Greg worked for investment management and consulting firms. Greg graduated from Dartmouth College and received his MBA from the University of California, Los Angeles.
Thomas Won is Irongate’s Controller. He is responsible for the company’s tax, accounting and insurance matters. Prior to joining Irongate, Thomas served as a VP of Finance at John Laing Homes and as a member of Andersen’s real estate consulting team. Thomas is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine (BS), New York University (MS), and University of Southern California (MBA).
Managing Director, Marketing & Sales
Sarah Evans is a Managing Director responsible for marketing and sales within Irongate projects. Prior to Irongate, Sarah worked with S&P Real Estate Company and with Intrawest Placemaking on resort and urban destination projects in Canada, California, Colorado, Hawaii and Mexico. Sarah is a graduate of McGill University in Montreal, Quebec.
Managing Director, Sales
Michael Radovan is a Managing Director responsible for residential sales within Irongate projects. Prior to Irongate, Michael worked with Discovery Land Company at Yellowstone Club, Bakers Bay, Gozzer Ranch and The Madison Club, and with Talisker in Deer Valley, UT. Michael attended the University of Southern California and received his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science and Business.
Managing Director, Construction & Development
Tom Rubel is a Managing Director responsible for Irongate’s development and project management activities. Prior to joining Irongate, Tom was Director of Construction with The Redmont Group. Tom attended Harvard University and received his undergraduate degree in Government. Prior to completing his studies, Tom served in the United States Marine Corps.
Managing Director, Development, Mexico
Rodrigo Breton is a Managing Director responsible for Irongate’s development activities in Mexico. Prior to joining Irongate, Rodrigo worked at MIRA, an affiliate of the Black Creek Group, focusing on mixed-use development in Mexico and in private equity and investment banking. Rodrigo attended the University of Oklahoma and received his MBA from NYU Business School.
Managing Director, Development
David Waller is a Managing Director responsible for the company’s residential and private development activities. Prior to joining Irongate, David worked at AMA Project Management specializing in hospitality and high-end residential developments. David is a graduate of Amherst College and received his MRED from the University of Southern California.
Managing Director, Operations
Tom King is a Managing Director responsible for developing, implementing, and improving strategies, plans, and procedures across Irongate’s business units, and he leads key company initiatives and transactions. He oversees the company's operations, legal, and human resources departments. Prior to joining Irongate, Tom worked as an Associate at Paul Hastings LLP. Tom is a graduate of University of California, Los Angeles and Georgetown University Law Center.
Senior Director, Marketing
Ricardo Medina is a Senior Director responsible for residential marketing for all Irongate projects. Prior to Irongate, Ricardo worked with S&P Real Estate Company resort projects in Mexico, Hawaii, Arizona and California. He has worked on projects in collaboration with Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts, The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, Trump Hotel Collection and St. Regis Hotels and Resorts. Ricardo attended New York University.
Senior Director, Construction & Development
Gabriel Escaba is a Senior Director responsible for Irongate’s development and construction activities in Mexico. Prior to joining Irongate, Gabriel was Director of Construction at Shapack Partners; a Chicago-based multi-asset class developer. Gabriel graduated from Wentworth Institute of Technology with a B.S. in Construction Management.
Tyler Jorgenson is a Director responsible for Irongate’s design activities. Prior to joining Irongate, Tyler designed custom furniture for companies including Chanel and Nike and was an architect for Rick Joy Studio, SHoP Architects, and AA Studio. Tyler attended the University of Arizona and received degrees in Architecture and Sociology. Prior to starting his professional career, Tyler served in the United States Marine Corps.
Mitch Laufer is a Director responsible for all legal aspects of Irongate’s corporate and investment transactions. Prior to joining Irongate, Mitch was a real estate and hospitality associate at Goodwin Procter LLP. Mitch received degrees in History and Spanish from Pomona College and received his JD from Berkeley Law. Prior to law school, Mitch received a Fulbright Fellowship to Spain.
Director, Legal, Mexico
Gonzalo Sainz is a Director responsible for all legal aspects of Irongate in Mexico, including corporate, real estate and financial legal matters and transactions. Prior to joining Irongate, Gonzalo worked as Legal Director of a real estate company listed on the Mexican Stock Exchange. Gonzalo received his law degree from the Universidad Iberoamericana and a Master Law Degree from the Universidad Panamericana, both in Mexico City.
Director, Brand Partnerships & Experience
Cory Heenan is a Director responsible for Irongate’s retail business and F&B brand relationships. Prior to joining Irongate, Cory developed and operated various retail and F&B concepts including a multi brand showroom in New York, a Café in Culver City and multiple retail stores in Los Angeles and Orange County.
Director, Interior Design
Abby Kuskin is a Director responsible for Irongate’s interior design activities. Prior to joining Irongate, Abby ran her own interior design firm in Los Angeles called Kuskin/May and was an Interior Designer for SHoP Architects and A+I in New York City. Abby is a graduate of the College of Charleston and received her Master of Science in Interior Design from Pratt Institute.
Dylan is a Senior Associate on Irongate’s finance team responsible for underwriting potential new acquisitions and overseeing the company’s investment activities. Prior to Irongate, Dylan worked at Houlihan Lokey, a full-service investment bank where he served as a Financial Analyst and Associate and focused on servicing clients in the real estate industry. Dylan received his B.S. in Business Administration from the Marshall School of Business at the University of Southern California.