Larry Levy is a founder of Diversified Real Estate Capital, LLC. He has more than 40 years of experience in the real estate industry. His experience includes all aspects of real estate brokerage relating to office and industrial property. He has been an owner/developer of several major projects in Chicago including One Magnificent Mile, Woodfield Lake Office Campus, Waterfall Glen Office Park, Chicago Mercantile Exchange Center and Butterfield Center for Business. Mr. Levy also owns an interest in the Esperanza Resort in Cabo San Lucas.
In addition to his long history in the real estate industry, Mr. Levy is also the founder of Levy Restaurants. With Mr. Levy’s guiding creativity, Levy Restaurants blossomed from a single delicatessen in Chicago into a specialized food service organization with a network of internationally acclaimed restaurants, the leading market share of high-end sports and entertainment facilities throughout North America and England, and resort and hotel dining. Levy Restaurants had revenues in excess of $350 million annually and approximately 12,500 employees. Mr. Levy sold his interest in Levy Restaurants in 2007 to focus on investment for his own account. He holds an undergraduate degree and an MBA from Northwestern University.