About The Company
Bridgehampton Equities is a result-driven investment firm with a wide area of expertise across real-estate, consumer goods, healthcare and fintech. Our real-estate practice specializes in credit-line programs,1031 exchanges and opportunity fund placement. Our venture and private equity team focuses on fast growing B2C and B2B businesses. We are committed to providing trusted, informed, and lucrative advice on a variety of investment transactions. From funding to liquidity, our hands-on, boutique approach allows us to efficiently guide our clients through each step of the process.
Bridgehampton Equities can evaluate and analyze deals, provide financing, and leverage our extensive client network with a track history of exceptional results. Bridgehampton Equities' command of the market is illustrated in their extensive portfolio with projects ranging from private equity investments, debt financing, multi-family properties, retail and office buildings, industrial properties, land use deals, and joint ventures. We offer a wide range of services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial intuitions, real estate investors, and high-net-worth individuals.
Bridgehampton Equities also provides commercial lending to clients nationally. We evaluate each loan on a project-to-project basis ranging from $500,000 to $250,000,000. Our real-estate team offers over 100 years of experience.
As a market leader, Bridgehampton Equities provides clients with services on par with the most elite Manhattan-based firms, but with the exclusiveness and sophistication of the Hamptons.
Jason E. Zimmerman
Founder and Principal
Jason E. Zimmerman has 25 years of investment and financing experience across real estate, private equity, and venture capital. Zimmerman is the Founding Partner of Bridgehampton Equities a leader in matching investors with opportunities in New York real-estate and private equity.
Grant Johnson is Managing Director and a licensed investment banker with RHK Capital. Mr. Johnson is also a Board Member of NYC Office Suites, a leading provider of executive suites and office services in New York City. In addition, Mr. Johnson is the founding partner of Benevolent Capital, a diversified investment company with interests in private equity, venture capital, professional sports, and real estate.
Before founding Benevolent Capital, Mr. Johnson was a Vice President at Montgomery Securities, a San Francisco Investment Bank with a focus on high growth companies and initial public offerings.
Ashley John Heather
Consumer & Digital Investments
Ashley John Heather was an entrepreneur from a young age. His first business was as a teenager, designing computer games on the Acorn Archimedes in the late eighties.
After a decade of corporate jobs in London ranging from Ford Motor Credit to management consulting with firms including Lloyds, TSB, Shell, and AMEX.
Now a native of NY with his wife and three children, he has a number of successful business ventures behind him. The common thread behind his work is the 4C's including how consumers' multi-channel digital behavior is transforming our business landscape. From entertainment to retail, technology to healthcare, he is at the leading edge of digital innovation and implementation.
Jack Brewer is CEO of The Brewer Group, a diversified global advisory firm. He is a former NFL player, received a master's degree in sports management from the University of Minnesota, and completed executive business programs at Harvard Business School and The Wharton School of Business. He is the senior advisor to President Joyce Banda of Malawi and founder of The Jack Brewer Foundation. He is an expert in sports finance and global economic development, and a regular CNBC contributor.
Kelly-Ann Bohn, Assistant to Jason Zimmerman, has 20 plus years of experience in operations and marketing. Her career has included working on blockbuster movies and television shows, to editing and publishing newspapers, for Northwell Health System. More recently, Bohn has been writing business plans, investor decks, RFP's and financial projections for a variety of start-up companies. A proven marketer who has both financial concepts expertise and creative experience.
Daniel S. Dornfeld is a partner at Forchelli Deegan and Terrana in the Real Estate, IDA Benefits, and Government Incentives practice groups. Dornfeld has 25 years of experience across all aspects of commercial real estate and development and related litigation. Dornfeld represents some of the largest and most respected real estate owners, contractors, and developers in New York.
Prior to joining the Firm, he was a co-founding member of Dornfeld and Nasis, LLP. In addition, Mr. Dornfeld worked at a large publicly traded real estate company where he ran the department responsible for collections, tenant litigation, billing, and lease administration.
Michael Caridi is Chairman of several companies and his business endeavours span various industries for Fortune 500 corporations. In addition, Caridi is also engaged in a diverse mix of independent business residential and commercial property ownership ventures.
Among his most notable achievements are the lease acquisition, financing, gutting and full-scale rehab of the 600-room Hotel in Manhattan; the acquisition, financing and construction of a $70 million condominium and much more!
His philanthropic efforts have rivalled those of his business successes. He serves on the Board of Directors of multiple charitable organizations whose beneficiaries include sixteen local hospitals in Westchester County. Michael is a substantial contributor of the New York Hospitals and police foundations.
Head of Planning & Execution
Bridgehampton Butch "Butchie", a former CEO of Dog Town funding, and the elite French Bulldog investing, has fifteen plus (dog) years experience matching investors with opportunity. Butchie is a pure bred when it comes to problem solving and numbers. However, the real focus is one of building client relationships (and eating).