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Community Growth is Our Goal
Developing your community starts with a vision. Our team has extensive experience in community and business expansion. Our partners and investors work alongside our team to ensure your overall conception, vision, and growth are executed in a timely fashion. Your investment is important to our team and our experience highlights that.
Rob Johnson Principal 605-290-3371 firstname.lastname@example.org
Robin K (Rob) Johnson is a founding Principal of Dakota Plains Real Estate & Development, Dakota Plains Energy, Campbell County Wind Farm, LLC and the Aberdeen Downtown Apartments, LLC., among others. He has over 40 years of business management and ownership experience in numerous industry segments. He is a graduate of Northern State University with a BS in Business Administration and continued his education in the University of Pittsburgh (PA) Katz School of Business Executive Program. He also obtained a Graduate Certificate in Real Estate Development at the Opus College of Business, St. Thomas University in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Rob has been involved in over $55 million of commercial transactions including retail, office, resorts/hospitality and industrial along with a significant number of successful business sales.
He splits his time between our Aberdeen, SD, our Brainerd Lakes Area, MN commercial real estate offices and the continued development of several wind and solar energy projects in the Midwest.
Heath Johnson Principal 605-290-4694 email@example.com
Heath Johnson is a founding Principal of Dakota Plains Real Estate & Development, Dakota Plains Energy, Campbell County Wind Farm, LLC and the Aberdeen Downtown Apartments, LLC., among others. He has over 20 years of business management and ownership experience, in both the retail and service industries. Heath graduated with a BS in Management Degree from the University of South Dakota and has also gone on to complete his Master’s in Business from USD. Heath is a 2017 alumnus of Leadership South Dakota, a competitive statewide program designed to build the next generation of SD leaders. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Aberdeen Downtown Association, Business Improvement District, Downtown Parking Board, Aberdeen Area Community Foundation, Aberdeen YMCA & the Aberdeen Hockey Association. He has served on the Board of Directors for the Dacotah Prairie Museum, Aberdeen Sertoma Club, United Way of NESD and the Aberdeen Planning & Zoning Commission. Heath splits his time between our Aberdeen based commercial real estate firm and several wind and solar energy projects in the Midwest. Heath Johnson offices out of Aberdeen, SD where he lives with his wife Stacy, their three children and two eager hunting dogs.
Nicole Spaeth joined the team in 2015 after spending 20 years traveling the country for her career in franchise development and franchise operations. She works alongside the team to help connect local entrepreneurs with finding the right location for their business.
Nicole also owns her own consulting practice -- which helps small businesses grow and thrive through coaching and mentoring.
She spends her time volunteering with 1 Million Cups Aberdeen, Aberdeen Area Humane Society, TEDx programs, StartHUB SD, and various other organizations. She is a member of SCORE where she coaches and mentors small business owners.