President and Founder
With over 35 years of experience in Louisiana, Allen Singletary is recognized as an authority in Commercial Real Estate. His expertise in this field ranges from acquisition and disposition, to site selection and development, and to its management and syndication.
Allen has served and continues to serve as General Partner and/or Managing Partner in various real estate entities over his entire career. These entities have been comprised of 5–50 partners. Collectively, his combined real estate experience value has exceeded $100,000,000.
Allen has been approved as asset and/or property manager for non-recourse properties by Pacific Mutual and Jefferson Pilot Insurance Company, GMAC Commercial Mortgage, Capmark Financial, and JP Morgan Chase Bank. He is familiar with all the budgeting requirements and reporting for single-asset non-recourse loans.
J. Hardtner Klumpp
Project and Leasing Manager
J. Hardtner Klumpp joined the Investors Group in 2011 as a sales and leasing associate with his primary focus being the leasing of retail space in anchored shopping centers. He has also represented retail tenants in the site selection process and acquisition negotiation in Lake Charles, Lafayette and Alexandria.
Prior to joining the Investors Group, Hardtner attended the University of Mississippi where he earned his Bachelor of Business Administration in Managment. He graduated in the top 10 percent of his class awarding him an invitation to join Beta Gamma Sigma, the international honors society for business. Hardtner is a member of the Southwest Louisiana Association of Realtors, The Southwest Louisiana Economic Development Alliance, the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), and he is diligently working on acquiring his CCIM Designation. Hardtner is a licensed real estate agent in Louisiana.
Director of Special Projects
Nikki Fontenot heads the Special Projects and Community Development side of the Investors Group. Nikki has experience as a commodities trading analyst for Koch Industries in Houston, a licensed investment broker for A.G. Edwards and Mallard Investments in Lake Charles, and founder of Interview For Life, a company supplying career and professionalism training in schools and businesses. She is an author, certified career and life coach, and a motivational speaker.