Eric J. Perea
Vice President of Real Estate
Perea joined the Owl Companies in February of 2001 as Owl Energy Resources’ Manager of Business Development and was promoted to Vice President in July 2003. He played an integral part in Owl Energy’s explosive growth and overall success. The company successfully brought on-line in excess of 4.5 mega-watts of income generating power plants.
In March of 2008, he was promoted to Vice President of the Owl Companies Real Estate Division, Tecolote Resources, Inc. As Vice President of Tecolote, Perea is responsible for all functions of the divisions’ commercial real estate ventures — acquisitions, depositions, development, asset management and capital sourcing and deployment.
Variously described as focused, tenacious, ebullient, sincere, hard-charging and dynamic, Perea has infused the Owl Companies with his own brand of energetic leadership, vision and spirit.
Perea was born in 1973 and grew up in Claremont California. He graduated from California State University at Fullerton with a bachelor’s degree in Business Finance and an emphasis in Commercial Real Estate Investment.
Following college, he worked for several commercial real estate investment firms specializing in the acquisition, disposition and development of retail centers and apartment communities. In August of 2004, he was married to his wife Stacy, who he met at Cal State Fullerton. They were blessed with their first child, Connor in February of 2006. Together they enjoy golf, fitness, traveling and being parents.