Robert T. Shiota
Bob is a Managing Director at Isles Ranch Partners and is active in all aspects of the firm’s origination, asset management and operating activities. Bob joined Isles Ranch Partners in July 2016, after holding senior manager positions with major public homebuilders such as Standard Pacific, Richmond American and Beazer Homes, as well as running his own private homebuilding company.
Prior to IRP, he ran the Southern California Division of Beazer Homes and became California Area President during his tenure. He oversaw offices in Sacramento and Brea with 75 employees and 600 annualized closings approximating $200 million in revenue. Bob was the Southern California Regional President for Richmond American Homes, with responsibility for three divisions with over 200 staff members and managed the Salt Lake City office. He led the growth at Richmond to over 1,000 homes per year and opened offices in Los Angeles and San Diego counties. This involved the acquisition of over 5,000 home sites with revenues exceeding $360 million per year. Bob was a Vice President at Standard Pacific for over 9 years, performing land acquisition and project management on the Irvine Ranch and other Orange County projects as well as pioneering company activities in Los Angeles County and the Inland Empire.
Bob received his Bachelors of Architecture and Masters of Urban Design degrees from the University of Southern California. Bob was a founding member of the American Institute of Certified Planners and began his career as a city planner at the cities of Lakewood and Irvine. He is also a licensed real estate broker and a general contractor in the state of California. Bob resides in Irvine and works in IRP’s Newport Beach office.