Ryan Smith

Elevation Capital Group


Employed from Present · about 10 years

Job Functions: Executive, Acquisitions & Dispositions, Asset Management, Business Development, Capital Raising, Development, Equity Capital Markets, Investor Relations, Marketing, Property & Facility Management, Research & Strategy, Underwriting & Analysis


Ryan Smith brings with him more than fifteen years of extensive business experience in market evaluation, property analysis, management systems, due diligence, finance, and more. Mr. Smith, and his affiliates, co-manage multiple investment funds, which specialize in investing in MHCs, and participates in the ownership and/or management of over 20,000 MHC lots.


Mr. Smith graduated from the University of Tampa with a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science. An athlete, he was highly recruited for both baseball and basketball and was drafted as a senior in high school by the Baltimore Orioles, and again in college by the Anaheim Angels. Mr. Smith pursued his athletic talents by playing baseball throughout his college experience.


His foresight and ability to communicate the state of the marketplace has propelled him to be a featured commentator along side the likes of Mayor Rudy Giuliani, General Colin Powell and other notable individuals.  He current is on the board of Young Life College – UCF and is a member of the Advisory Board for the National Christian Foundation’s Orlando chapter.  Mr. Smith lives in Orlando with his wife and two children.

Areas of Interest

Risk Profile
Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Partner Buyout, Rehabilitation, Opportunity Zone
Property Type