Larry Botel founded JOSS Realty Partners in 2005. Since its inception, JOSS has acquired 24 real estate assets totaling over 3 million square feet with a value in excess of $1 billion. Prior to JOSS, Botel was a partner and chief operating officer at Broadway Partners, where he oversaw all operations, staffing, asset management, and underwriting activities. From 1997 to 1999, he was vice president and head of real estate at Fortress Investment Group/UBS Global Principal Group/BlackRock Capital Finance. Botel held previous positions at Mutual of New York Real Estate and Prudential Realty Group. Currently he also is president of Alliance Baseball LLC, which owns three affiliated minor league baseball teams and Baseball America magazine. In addition, he is a senior real estate advisor at PJ Solomon.
Botel received an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and a BSBA from Georgetown University. He also is an Executive in Residence at Georgetown.