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About Us

Frisbie Group, LLC is a private real estate investment and operating firm based in Palm Beach, Florida, specializing in the revitalization of prime real estate assets in strategic locations. Emphasizing strong fundamentals and innovative investment strategies, Frisbie Group identifies opportunistic and value-add properties backed by extensive research and proprietary market knowledge, and successfully operates with in-house expertise dedicated to acquisitions, leasing, asset management, design, construction management, marketing and communications. 

Since inception, Frisbie Group has enhanced communities across the East Coast through residential, hospitality,
 office, and retail revitalizations. 

 
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Leadership Team


Dave Frisbie

Senior Director, Investments

Dave has a BA from the University of Virginia and an MBA from Harvard.  As a Vice President of Hines Interests during the 1980’s he managed major downtown revitalization projects including I. M. Pei’s JP Morgan Chase Tower (the tallest 5-sided building in the world), Cesar Pelli’s Wells Fargo Center, and Philip Johnson’s One Detroit Center (the tallest office building in Michigan).  He was also one of the leading visionaries to participate in the redevelopment of downtown West Palm Beach, and his many projects include the 1 and 101 North Clematis mixed-use complex on the Waterfront.  The Palm Beach Post included Dave in the list of the 20th Century’s 100 most influential leaders to the city of West Palm Beach for the Frisbie family’s contribution to the revitalization of the Clematis Street Corridor.

Robert Frisbie, Sr.

Senior Director, Design & Development

Robert received his Visual Studies degree from Harvard.  This included specializations in Architecture, Architectural History and Environmental Studies.  

Robert has spent 41 years developing residential, commercial, and adaptive re-use projects, spearheading numerous ventures in Boston, Philadelphia, Palm Beach and Nantucket.

 

Suzanne T. Frisbie

Senior Director, Brokerage

Suzanne is a successful Broker-Associate working in Palm Beach real estate since 1989.  She has been affiliated with The Corcoran Group Palm Beach since 2004. Suzanne is intimately familiar with the geography, architecture, market trends and property values in Palm Beach and  its neighboring communities.  She has an intense focus on residential sales, acquisition and development throughout most of coastal Palm Beach County. Suzanne is ranked, as reported in the WSJ, 43rd in the nation, on the 2017 REAL Trends top 250 sales agents.  Suzanne is a graduate of the University of Virginia, a former member of the University of Virginia Jefferson Scholar Final Selection Committee. She serves as President-Elect on the Palm Beach Board of Realtors, and has served on the board of, Adopt-A-Family of the Palm Beaches.  She also supports the Autism Speaks and Cancer Care Foundation of Tidewater, VA.

See Suzanne's properties at Frisbie Real Estate Palm Beach.

Rick Frisbie

Senior Director, Investment Strategy

Rick, a partner in all Frisbie Group revitalization projects, has both his BA and Law Degree from Harvard, contributing both counsel and risk/reward oversight.  Rick is the Founder, former Managing Partner and current Senior Advisor of Battery Ventures, one of the nation’s leading venture capital firms with offices in Boston, Silicon Valley and Israel. Battery was started in 1983 and currently manages over $3 billion in active funds.

 
 
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Managing Directors


Frances W. Frisbie

Franny joined Frisbie Group in 2013 as the head of asset management and leasing.  Franny is also a licensed Broker Associate in Florida with the Corcoran Group. Prior to joining Frisbie Group, Franny studied at Georgetown University where she earned her Master’s Degree in Real Estate. Franny began her career in Real Estate in 2006 on the project and development team at Jones Lang LaSalle, and since then she has worked in all facets of the industry including commercial property management and leasing, project development, acquisitions and high-end residential sales. Franny’s experience and educational background has allowed her to excel in the multifaceted role she now enjoys at Frisbie Group.

Katie Frisbie Crowell

Katie joined Frisbie Group in 2013 after earning her Master’s Degree in Real Estate from Georgetown University. Katie previously gained experience in both residential and commercial real estate, working in the agency leasing sector of CBRE and in single and multi-family development.  Having carefully programmed her early career to accumulate the skills necessary to join the family business, Katie now contributes to the full scope of Frisbie Group’s projects, focusing primarily on high-end, residential and mixed-use development and construction. Katie is also a licensed Broker Associate in Florida with the Corcoran Group.

 

Cody Crowell

Cody joined Frisbie Group in January 2016 as a managing director leading in strategy, construction, and asset management.  Prior to joining Frisbie Group, Cody was a partner at Coastal Companies, a Tampa, FL based real estate private equity group.  At Coastal, Cody was instrumental in building a single family residential portfolio of over 4,400 homes with a total capitalization of approximately $500 million. Cody was also responsible for launching Coastal’s in-house renovation platform that received exclusive rights from retailers throughout South Florida.  Specializing in operations management, Cody targets strategies with bottom line impact while focusing on effective operating procedures to enhance overall business performance.  Cody earned a bachelor’s degree in Business Development from Vanderbilt University.

Robert Frisbie, Jr.

Rob joined his family’s real estate investment firm in August 2016, and is responsible for sourcing and underwriting new acquisitions.  Prior to joining the Frisbie Group, Robert was the Vice President of Acquisitions at 60 Guilders, a New York-based real estate private equity firm.  Over a three-year period with 60 Guilders, Rob helped lead acquisitions on 14 buildings with a total capitalization of approximately $750 million.  Rob graduated from Harvard University with a degree in Economics.

 

 

Ashley B.C. Frisbie

Ashley joined Frisbie Group in August 2017 as managing director of marketing and communications with more than 10 years in the industry. Prior to joining the team, Ashley served as an account director at Anomaly New York, the number one Advertising Agency of 2017 (AdAge), building a strong network of media and creative resources. Her expertise lies in building strategic brand positionings, communications planning, and executing global 360 campaigns for Fortune-500 brands, including real estate, high-fashion, retail, and consumer packaged goods companies. Before receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree at Colgate University, Ashley also studied Romance Arts in Venice, Italy, and received an International Baccalaureate degree in Beijing, China.

 

 
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