Saundry Associates, Inc.
is a small Florida-based company that owns, develops, operates
and manages real estate investments for the primary principals
of the Saundry owned real estate enterprises: Kenneth P.
Saundry, Sr. and Kenneth P. Saundry, Jr.
Since its inception, Saundry Associates,
Inc. has owned, operated, managed and developed over $200
million in real estate properties, primarily in Florida.
These successful ventures and investments have included
land development and the acquisition and development of
income producing residential and commercial real estate
Kenneth P. Saundry, Sr. - Founder and President 1924-2013
Kenneth P. Saundry, Sr. was originally a
native of Detroit, Michigan. He was educated in Michigan,
and is a World War Two veteran of the U. S. Armed Forces.
Mr. and Mrs. Saundry raised their family in Michigan, while
Mr. Saundry pursued a successful career in various sales
positions. His real estate investment ventures began in
Michigan in 1963, where he acquired land for development
and investment and apartment properties. In 1970, Mr. Saundry
began investing in the Melbourne, Florida area. Eventually,
he relocated his residence to Florida to pursue real estate
investment opportunities full time. It was there that he
founded Saundry Associates, Inc.
Kenneth P. Saundry, Jr. - President
Kenneth P. Saundry, Jr. graduated with
a B. A. from Michigan State University in 1976 and worked
in industrial sales until 1978. He relocated his family
to Melbourne, Florida and entered into the real estate investment
business with Saundry Associates, Inc. Mr. Saundry moved to Naples,
Florida in 1998. He is actively involved in commercial real estate
investment, development and management business.
Mr. Saundry is a licensed Florida real
estate broker and operates a related real estate brokerage
firm called Saundry Associates Realty. This allows him to
maintain a presence within the real estate and business
communities, and to identify and procure investment properties
that serve the mission of Saundry Associates, Inc.
Mr. Saundry’s success is attributed
to skill and extensive experience in researching, locating,
acquiring and managing real estate development and income
properties. Specifically, he has expertise in all areas
from market surveys, site selection, concept planning, zoning
and permitting, construction supervision, direction of sales
and marketing programs, lender negotiation, and “hands
on” experience in management of operations at company
owned and managed projects.
Denise A. Sparta
Denise Sparta earned a degree from I.C.S Scranton, PA in interior design while living abroad in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. She is a licensed real estate associate, and a licensed community association manager in the state of Florida. Denise has held a number of positions and duties with Saundry Associates, Inc., including administrative assistant and office manager.
In Denise's present role as an associate, she is responsible for all financial matters, supervision, of general contractors and vendors, and for all current and proposed projects.
Denise's "hands-on" approach ensures a smooth, efficient and cost effective standard for our clients and properties.
John K Parkhurst
John Parkhurst received his B.A. degree
in the Business Administration from Minnesota State University
(formally Mankato State) in 1970. John has been the manager
of Holiday Travel Resort since January 1996. Since 1997
Holiday has annually received the highest rating of 5w facilities
in 5w recreation from Woodall's North American Campground
Directory. John has the distinction of being a CPO. He successfully
completed the National Certified Park Operators program
in 2000. John is on the FLARVC board of directors representing
Prior to joining Holiday Travel Resort,
John was a golf professional in Melbourne Florida.
He had been a member of the PGA since 1984, but resigned in 2010. Visit his website at www.holidaytravelresort.com.