we are STYL

what we do

 

At STYL, we create extraordinary communities. In each of our unique communities across the country, we combine stylish living with a warm atmosphere.

We bring our dedicated customer service to you – we strive to ensure that everything you need is taken care of as quickly as possible. We add the STYL touch – homes that are thoughtfully designed to be beautiful, community-spirited and create an exceptional living experience.

leadership

 

Jay Friedeck

Managing Director of Asset Management

Mr. Friedeck is the Managing Director of Asset Management at Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago. Mr. Friedeck oversees asset management, revenue, marketing and capital for Magnolia Capital.   Prior to joining Magnolia Capital, Mr. Friedeck worked for LivCor, a Blackstone Portfolio Company focused on multifamily. Mr. Friedeck was one of the first employees hired at LivCor and was r...

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Zach Brooks

Capital Projects Manager

Mr. Brooks is a Capital Project Manager with Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago.   Prior to joining Magnolia Capital, Mr. Brooks worked for SMS Assist, L.L.C. where he primarily focused on single family home renovation within a national portfolio. Mr. Brooks also worked for the Laramar Group where he was responsible for the general operation of a multi-site, mixed-use portfolio. I...

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Ari Sokolow

Analyst

Ari Sokolow is an Asset Management Analyst for STYL Residential, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago. Prior to joining STYL Residential, Mr. Sokolow held internship positions with PwC’s Financial Markets group located in the New York City office and Allan Domb Real Estate in Philadelphia.Mr. Sokolow earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Real Estate from the Kelley School of Business at In...

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Robert Waz

Revenue Manager

Mr. Waz is the Revenue Manager at Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago. Mr. Waz oversees revenue and ancillary income strategy for Magnolia Capital.   Prior to joining Magnolia, Mr. Waz was directly responsible for the asset management of LivCor’s core Texas markets of Dallas, Houston and San Antonio comprised of 28 assets, over 8,000 units, $100M in annual rental income and an ap...

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Amber Flores

Applications Supervisor

Prior to joining STYL in August 2020, Amber Flores managed and developed the applications department at Home Partners of America (Single-Family lease with a  right to purchase program) for over 5 years. There, she managed the application screening for 18000+ single family properties in 25 states. She has a strong background in process development and improvement. Amber is responsible for designing, maintaining, and improving ...

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Mary Beth Thede

Senior Marketing Manager

Mary Beth is a Senior Marketing Manager for Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago. She is an integrated marketing professional with 12 years of experience and expertise in digital marketing strategy and execution.   Ms. Thede’s specialties include marketing automation, lead generation campaigns, events, website management & strategy, SEM/SEO and social media that are all se...

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Becky Ziegel

Design Manager

Mrs. Ziegel is a Design Manager for Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago.   Prior to joining Magnolia Capital, Mrs. Ziegel was a designer at Simeone Deary Design Group where she focused on adaptive reuse and new construction hospitality interior projects. At Simeone Deary, she contributed to the design development and documentation of multiple hotels and resorts around the country. ...

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Elyse Colmenero

HR Director

Elyse Colmenero joined STYL Residential in February 2020 and brings a wide range of HR experience to the team, including recruitment, employee training, employee engagement, coaching and career development. Prior to joining STYL Residential, she was a Senior HR Business Partner at Citadel where she directly advised 11 business heads and provided HR support for over 350 employees globally.   Elyse is certified to administe...

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Carolina Jackson

Recruiting Manager

Carolina Jackson joined STYL Residential in August 2020 and brings a wide range of HR experience to the team, including recruitment, sourcing, and hiring. She most recently worked at Hayes Recruitment as a Full-Cycle recruiter, recruiting and sourcing for real estate and property management roles. She brings strong experience in sourcing passive talent through digital and networking connections. She is also a certified Real Es...

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Jennifer English

Property Systems Administrator

Jennifer brings to STYL Residential over 20 years in the Property Management industry. Her experience includes roles in supporting Student Living, Affordable, and Conventional assets. Jennifer’s past work on-site included a role as Business Manager for the largest asset in the southeast consisting of more than 1700 units.   Following her accomplishments on-site, Jennifer transitioned to Corporate Software Administration...

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Chris Glennen

Construction Manager

Prior to joining STYL, Chris was supervising regional level maintenance and construction at First Communities for 3 years. He helped renovate 12 properties and was the Regional Maintenance Supervisor for over 1,500 units reporting to over 6 ownership groups.   Prior to First Communities, Chris was with Resource Residential for 8 years working in a variety of roles starting as a Maintenance Tech and eventually transitionin...

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Paige Donohoe

Marketing Analyst

Paige is a marketing analyst for Magnolia Capital, a nationally focused multifamily investor based in Chicago. Prior to joining Magnolia Capital, Paige worked for a Chicago-based real estate brokerage as a marketing coordinator. Paige received Bachelor’s degrees in Business Administration and International Studies from the University of Missouri. In her free time, she enjoys exploring Chicago on her bike, attending live musi...

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Mike Morel

Director of Maintenance

Before joining STYL in March 2020, Mike worked at First Communities Management for 18 years, holding the title of Regional Maintenance Supervisor since 2012. As the RMS, he oversaw 24 properties (6,900 units) in the Southeast, keeping the maintenance teams in unity and in compliance. He lead the DD interior/exterior walks and takeovers of new acquisitions. ...

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Rick Pritchett

Regional Property Manager

Prior to joining STYL Residential, Rick was a Senior Regional Manager at AIMCO (Apartment Investment and Management Company) for 5 years. AIMCO is a $5B+ market capitalization publicly traded REIT operating in 17 States where he was responsible for the day to day operations of 7-9 properties between Georgia, Florida, Tennessee, and South Virginia total 4500 units.   Ricks portfolio consisted of value adds, stabilized, Gar...

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Katie Rowland

Corporate Operations Manager

Katie Rowland brings over 10 years’ experience in the multifamily industry to STYL Residential. Prior to joining STYL in September 2019, Katie Rowland managed and spearheaded business plans on large assets for Roscoe Properties, JLB Partners, and Avenue5. Her strengths lie in her innovative approach to marketing strategies, financial operations, and team training and development. Katie is responsible for focusing on the dail...

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