Lance A. Beaty graduated from the University of Arkansas in 1984, with a BSBA in Finance and Banking. Mr. Beaty has been active in real estate and development throughout his career.
From 1984 through 1986 Mr. Beaty was employed by a regional development firm where he gained experience in residential subdivision development, residential and civil construction.
In 1987, Mr. Beaty formed Beaty Development Corporation which specialized in the development of residential, light commercial, and retail properties.
In 1989, Mr. Beaty entered into a relationship with Aseia Brown Boveri (ABB Energy Ventures) to develop greenfield power generation plants. Mr. Beaty was active in the power generation development business for over 10 years in the role of lead developer or Project Manager. Mr. Beaty has been involved in over 13 power generation and infrastructure related projects around the world. Mr. Beaty has conducted business in South Korea, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Mexico, Venezuela, and Guatemala.
He has an extensive background and understanding of structured project finance and tax related issues.
Since 1998 Mr. Beaty has been actively involved as a business partner with Dr. Stephen Nelson on various real estate and development projects as well as ongoing business operations in the Central United States. These projects included the acquisition or development, construction, ownership, and operation of injection molding plants, ready mix concrete facilities, fuel distribution, retail convenience stores, development and construction of residential and commercial subdivisions and commercial developments including, specific developments for Walgreen’s, Fed Ex, and multiple build to suit single tenant retail stores. Mr. Beaty is a licensed real estate broker in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Louisiana, Colorado, Tennessee, North Carolina, New York and Georgia.