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Mr. Guell founded Southland Development Company in 1999. As President, he oversees all of the company’s developments, which include retail, residential, medical office, and mixed-use projects. Mr. Guell has over 15 years of experience in the acquisition, development and management of large-scale real estate projects in California, Washington, and Idaho. Prior to founding Southland, Mr. Guell worked as the Vice President, Operations for Watson & Associates, a real estate development company specializing in commercial, retail, and residential development. As Vice President, Operations he was responsible for the coordination and development of shopping centers and several hundred acres of mixed-use and industrial development. He also oversaw the sales and leasing functions for these projects. He is a member of the International Council for Shopping Centers and is a California-licensed real estate broker. John holds a Bachelor’s degree in Real Estate Finance from California State University of Long Beach.