Mr. Pope joined Zamagias Properties in September 2015 as Director of Finance, having thirteen years of accounting and finance experience. His primary responsibilities include asset management of our current real estate properties, managing banking relationships, performing financial analysis on new and potential projects, as well as other overseeing other business interests for the Zamagias Family.
Mr. Pope began his career in public accounting with Ernst & Young, where he was selected to participate in a one-year rotation in EY’s National Accounting Research Group in New York City. After working in the EY audit practice in Memphis, TN, he made his way to Pittsburgh to work in financial planning and analysis at Heinz and later Dick’s Sporting Goods. Most recently, Mr. Pope worked for an investor/entrepreneur in Pittsburgh, helping manage his multiple businesses, which included a software development company and a 175,000-square-foot real estate property.
Mr. Pope holds a Bachelors of Business Administration from the University of Notre Dame, with a concentration in Accountancy and a minor in Finance, having graduated Magna Cum Laude. In addition, he holds a Masters in Accountancy from the University of Mississippi and is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA).