Jerry formed The Reinhart Group Ltd. in 1998 to serve as a real estate investment, executive management, and real estate and business advisory services firm headquartered in Birmingham, Michigan. Through TRG, he, together with two other principals, founded PRS Equities Limited (f/k/a Pomeroy Investment Corporation), a commercial real estate and asset management firm with an institutional-quality portfolio of assets located in several states. As CEO of PRS for over 12 years, Jerry charted the direction of the firm’s investment and development strategy, acquiring, developing, and managing a diversified portfolio of properties in several asset classes, including, office, industrial, multifamily, hospitality, senior living, aviation, condominium conversions and urban redevelopment mixed-use projects having an asset value in excess of $500 million. Through TRG, Jerry has also consulted on numerous business reorganizations, loan restructurings, portfolio refinancings and other turnaround and recapitalization transactions for third party clients.
Prior to 1998, Jerry was a shareholder in the Detroit-based commercial law firm of Jaffe, Raitt, Heuer & Weiss, where he focused primarily on business planning, mergers and acquisitions, complex real estate transactions, and commercial lending and loan restructurings, closing in excess of $1 billion in deals on both the buy and sell sides. Before practicing law, Jerry was a CPA with Coopers and Lybrand (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) acting in a supervisory role for banking, manufacturing, real estate, and municipal government clientele. He is also a licensed real estate broker and builder. Jerry received a BS from Michigan State University (Accounting) in 1984 and a JD from Wayne State University in 1989.