Dennis J. Balletto is a Vice President of Loan Originations and Acquisitions for Commercial Real Estate. He was previously a Sr. Director for Bank of Nevada, a division of Western Alliance Bank (NYSE:WAL) and focused on real estate transactions involving local, regional, and national: commercial real estate developers, investors, homebuilders and REITs. These
transactions focused on land, acquisition, construction, bridge, mini-perm and permanent financing. Dennis has over 18 years of lending experience and over two years of experience
with a national self-storage operator, where he focused on strategic acquisitions and financing of institutional quality storage assets across the US. He graduated from the inaugural NAIOP Developing Leaders Class (2008) and was honored with an Emerging Star Team Development Award. He is part of several real estate industry organizations and has mentored 10+ students through the Lied Institute for Real Estate Studies at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He also served as a board member of JDRF Southern Nevada, which supports research to fight type 1 diabetes. Dennis received his Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from University of Nevada, Las Vegas.