President / CEO / Founder – ‘Chase’ D. Fonteno
Involved in the Real Estate investment arena for over 20 years, has owned and managed over 3,000 single family and multi-family properties in the Houston, Dallas and Ft Worth areas. Mr. Fonteno attended the University of Houston and San Jacinto College with majors in Mechanical Engineering, and Business Finance.
Mr. Fonteno founded Hilton Head Properties, Inc., in December 1999, but did not actively start the company until December 2003. He currently sits as the Chairman of the Board of Directors, and holds over 80% of the company's stock.
President of The Phoenix Foundation, a charitable foundation providing housing assistance and more, to assist women & children escaping abusive home lives.
Mr. Fonteno also sits as the Chairman of the Hilton Head Charitable Land Trust, a new entity which was formed to acquire land in the US, to maintain permanently in its natural environment to never be developed. The entity is currently seeking its first acquisition.