Our Company

Patten Companies is vertically integrated with in-house expertise in all phases of development, acquisition, construction and property management.

We rely on the talents of a highly skilled and experienced team. Patten Companies partners are recognized among the industry’s foremost authorities on real estate investment and development across the nation. The company’s culture is founded on integrity and professionalism with a strong client focus and commitment to creating value and opportunity for clients and partners.

Patten Companies also leverages over one-hundred years of experience in Real Estate, and well-established relationships with institutional investors, real estate brokers, local government officials, title companies and mortgage bankers to ensure an efficient and comprehensive business process for its clients, tenants and partners.

Four Generations Of Experience

Patten Companies, which has over four generations of experience in all phases of the real estate cycle – including financing, development, workout, and disposition services. Patten Companies has the local real estate market knowledge and expertise to help lenders and investors find solutions to the challenges and opportunities facing them in today’s economic environment. From condominiums and timberland, from raw land to subdivisions, we can properly evaluate distressed real estate opportunities and determine the best workout option, resulting in the highest net value for all interested parties.

Management Team

Over the last 30 years, Mike has managed the development of more than 400 projects ranging in size from 500 to 30,000 acres in more than 30 states generating billions in sales. From the beginning , Mike has been responsible for the strategic direction of Patten Sales & Marketing as well as leading the acquisition,...

Growing up third generation in the Land/Real Estate business, John acquired a proficiency in acquisitions, sales, and marketing. Over the past 10 years, John has been working in residential and recreational property marketing and was involved in the sales of over 15 communities in more than 10 states. He was instrumental in...

Thomas (Tom) is Chief Financial Officer of Patten Sales & Marketing, as well as Redstone Properties, Inc., a division of Patten Sales and Marketing. A Certified Public Accountant with national firm experience as well as the founder and former managing partner of a regional firm in Western Massachusetts, Tom draws from an...

As the Executive Vice President Sales and Operations, and Steve has been involved with Patten Sales & Marketing since July 2009. During his tenure, Steve has helped coordinate the sales and marketing efforts of over $160 million in sales volume. In addition, his expanding role with the company includes working with the...

Heading up our acquisitions area is a locally recognized expert in residential and commercial construction and real estate management, Bill Must. With a diverse pedigree, Bill provides clients with high-level consultation and advice on how to penetrate and succeed in diverse markets.

For over 20 years, he has worked...

In 2014, Gary Sumner joined Patten Companies as a Managing Partner. Gary's focus is to develop new projects in areas of high growth potential in primary and second home markets.

Mr. Sumner began his career in the Land Development Business over 32 years ago when he joined Patten Corporation (NYSE) in 1981, working in...

As President of Red Creek Land Acquisitions at Patten Sales & Marketing, Joe has 31 years of experience in land development. He has worked all over the United States and on a broad variety of property types, including timber properties and properties with complex development issues. He has been responsible for overseeing...

Acquisitions

Katherine Dobbins is the Florida Real Estate Broker for Patten Companies. She has ten years of experience with Patten Companies including real estate underwriting, acquisitions and sales. In her time at Patten Companies, Katherine has been involved in the acquisition and sale of more than twenty communities with sales in...