Mr. Huzenis has been active in the real estate industry for over 30 years. Shortly after entering the business in 1980, Mr. Huzenis and his brother Charley started Jameson Realty Group. Together, they grew Jameson from a small storefront office to one of Chicago’s most prestigious and successful full-service real estate firms. Total transaction volume since the founding of Jameson now exceeds $16 billion. As part of the strategic planning process for Jameson Realty Group, Mr. Huzenis was instrumental in a 2008 merger of the firm to create Jameson Real Estate, LLC. Subsequent to the merger, the firm grew over 250%. Mr. Huzenis continues to be a partner in Jameson Real Estate and is a member of Jameson’s advisory board.
JRG Capital Partners, LLC and its affiliates, which are controlled by Mr. Huzenis and his brother, Charley, have been active in numerous partnerships and joint ventures. They have converted thousands of condominiums and built townhouses, mid-rises, and high-rises, along with the development of retail and office space. In addition to its development activities, JRG Capital Partners is active in the acquisition of opportunistic and value added assets including retail, land and industrial for its core portfolio of real estate. Partnerships controlled by Harry and Charles Huzenis have been involved in over one billion dollars of real estate investment and development.
Mr. Huzenis’ reputation of hard work, dedication and fairness permeates all aspects of his professional life and is a benchmark of his success. He serves on the board of the Roosevelt University School of Real Estate and the board of Jewish Children & Family Services. Mr. Huzenis is also active with the Jewish United Fund, Harold Eisenberg Foundation, the Real Estate Investment Association and Israeli Bonds and is a member of the Lincoln Park Builders Club, Old Town Chamber, and West Central Association.
Harry was honored locally by the State of Israel Bonds in 2005 and received a national honor in 2009. He was also a recipient of the Lincoln Park Builders Club Impact Award in 2005. He is a 1976 graduate of Roosevelt University where he received his Bachelor of Arts degree.
Mr. Huzenis is the father of Maddie, Oly and Ella and is married to Stacey Huzenis. They reside on Chicago’s North Side.