Chief Executive Officer
Danny Newberry is the founder and president of Value Investment Group. He has built Value Investment Group into an integrated and successful firm that has acquired more than 20 properties since its inception in 2008 acquiring assets in Utah, Nevada, Colorado, Wyoming, Idaho, Oklahoma and New Orleans. Mr. Newberry’s primary responsibilities includes asset and portfolio management, broker relations, investor and client relations, banking relations, economic and demographic trends, market analysis, due diligence oversight, financing oversight, acquisition and disposition strategies, transaction oversight and business development.
Amber Newberry is the Commercial Manager of Value Investment Group. Amber strives to maintain successful management practices and the business development of VIG’s commercial properties. Amber’s responsibilities include negotiating vendor contracts, sourcing contractor bids, managing accounts payable and receivable, scheduling appointments, filing, and ensuring that all in house operations run efficiently. Amber facilitates weekly meetings to confirm that the entire Value Investment Group team is on track to achieve all quarterly and annual goals as well as to discuss the progress of individual projects.
Real Estate Attorney
Herb has been practicing law in the areas of real estate development, general business and corporate law, dispute resolution and estate planning for 19 years, first as a partner in a prominent law firm in Buffalo, New York, and for the past 8 years in Teton Valley, Idaho. Herb has extensive experience in all areas of real estate and corporate law, municipal law and dispute resolution. Herb has always volunteered in his community. While practicing law in Buffalo, Herb was a board member of several non-profit entities, including the nationally renowned Buffalo Hearing & Speech Center and the Buffalo Niagara Partnership which is Buffalo’s think-tank for stimulating economic growth and business development in Western New York. Herb is on the Board of the Community Foundation of Teton Valley which hosts the annual Tin Cup Challenge. Herb studied at Syracuse University College of Law and St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY.
Derrick is a licensed CPA and co-founded Precise Tax & Accounting, LLC in July of 2009 with Ben Beckstead and is responsible for all operations in the Cedar City office.
Derrick graduated from Southern Utah University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Accounting and a Masters of Accountancy. In 2007 he was hired full time by a local firm where he gained extensive experience in business and individual tax planning, tax preparation, entity set-up, business consulting, financial statement preparation and review for clientele located throughout the U.S.
Michael Lee, CPA, is a tax consultant for Value Investment Group. MR Lee has over 32 years of experience in the field of Taxation. Mr. Lee worked for the world’s third largest accounting firm for 15 years which included tours of duty in the London, England and Los Angeles offices. He then spent 10 plus years as the Tax partner of the largest regional firm in the Midwest overseeing a tax practice of over 75 individuals. In 2006 he and a group of professionals from that firm formed Crown Pointe Financial Services a boutique tax firm that specializes in real estate.
Mr. Lee is on the Kent State Accounting advisory board and the board of the International Institute. He has had numerous articles published in such periodicals as the journal of Taxation. He has also spoken at numerous conferences on the topic of Real Estate Taxation most recently at the University of Akron’s annual tax seminar. Mr. Lee graduated with honors from Kent State University.