Chris Howard


 Prior to founding Waterfront Capital, Chris was with a San Francisco-based investment bank specializing in mergers and acquisitions and private debt and equity financing. Previously, Chris spent two years at Crescent Capital, a Los Angeles-based investment firm with over $2 billion under management, and two years with Maiden Lane Associates, a $100 million leveraged buyout fund located in Beverly Hills. For 13 years Chris also owned Record Masters of Southern Oregon, LLC, a records management company headquartered in Medford, Oregon. He holds an M.B.A. from the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, Los Angeles and a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley.