New real estate investment firm, Forest Gate, launches in Ontario

Industry veterans Daniel Marinovic and Frank DelZotto to serve as CEO or CFO

VAUGHAN, ON, March 2, 2021 / PRNewswire / – The Board of Directors of Forest Gate Financial Corp. today announces the founding of Forest gate, a new boutique private equity, private debt, and real estate investment firm. To manage this new company, the Board of Directors has been appointed Daniel Marinovic as Chief Executive Officer and Managing Partner and Frank DelZotto as CFO and partner.

Forest gate aims to become a leader in providing risk-adjusted premium returns. Through its sponsorship, it is uniquely positioned to respond to market growth and provide investors with unique insights and access to effective investment opportunities – each with clearly defined environmental, social and corporate governance goals.

“Daniel and Frank are both industry leaders with extensive experience in sourcing, investing, developing and managing properties in all asset classes,” he said Nicholas Faith on behalf of Forest gate. “Their vast knowledge, experience and understanding of the landscape are an invaluable resource for our group.”

In front Forest gate, Daniel Marinovic was Chief Development Officer at Dream Unlimited (TSX: DRM), a leading Canadian developer and asset manager $ 8 billion in assets under management. His responsibilities included all aspects of the organization including finance, development, construction and operations. Daniel also served as the vice president of finance for First Gulf, the trading arm of Great Gulf Canada most recognized construction and development organizations. During his career, Daniel led high profile, complex real estate development and investment projects in communities across the country for 20 years. Daniel serves on the Toronto Artscape Foundation’s board of directors and volunteers for a number of other industry and nonprofit organizations.

Frank DelZotto, CPA, CA, brings more than three decades of successful business and accounting experience to the table Forest gate. For the past 20 years he has worked as a Senior Equity Partner at BDO Canada LLP, advising prominent Canadian real estate families and organizations with direct experience in land development projects. Frank complements his work experience with rewarding roles as a former board member and chairman of the United Way of York and the region Markham Chamber of Commerce.

About Forest Gate Financial Corp.

Forest Gate Financial Corp. (“Forest Gate”) is a boutique private equity, private debt and advisory firm that specializes in delivering risk-adjusted premium returns through active and insightful advice that contributes to a prosperous and healthy community for all. Forest gate Companies are registered with the Ontario Securities Commission as an exempt market trader and with the Financial Securities Regulatory Authority Ontario as a registered mortgage administrator and mortgage broker.

For more information, please contact:

Daniel Marinovic
CEO and Managing Partner
[email protected]
289-553-7009

Frank DelZotto
CFO and partner
[email protected]
289-553-7009

SOURCE Forest Gate Financial Corp.