Executive Biographies > Advisors
Joseph Daniel (Dan) Pardue,
Retired VP of Engineering & Construction, Lowe’s – Retailer
Dan is an outstanding entrepreneur with an extensive experience of over 25 years in the field of engineering and construction. For over two decades, he worked in the Engineering and Construction department with Lowe’s Companies. During this time Lowe’s grew from a small regional chain of primarily contractor supply stores to a national home improvement chain of over 1,200 large format retail stores. From 1997 until retiring in 2006, Dan held the position of Vice President of Engineering and Construction for Lowe’s with the responsibilities for the design and construction of new stores and distribution centers. Dan is a highly sought after speaker in the industry and he is an experienced Design and Construction Consultant.
Dan graduated from North Carolina State University with a Bachelor’s of Environmental Design in Architecture.
Founder and Principal, The Crown Companies – Land Developer
Tim brings an extensive knowledge and expertise in retail real estate development industry to BLUERIDGE Analytics. Tim assists with sales, capital fund raising and advising the team on "how retailers think" as it relates to the development process.
During his real estate career, Tim was involved in working with Town and Country Builders, a retail and residential development company. He and two colleagues founded Granite Development, Ltd. After leaving Granite Development, Ltd., Tim founded The Crown Companies, LLC., where he currently serves as a Partner and is involved in all areas of real estate development, construction, finance and management.
Tim is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Founder and Principal, Land Use Strategies – Civil Engineering
Brad is the owner of Land Use Strategies, a land planning and construction management firm located in Greensboro, North Carolina. The firm works with real estate developers in order to identify, perform feasibility analysis of, design, permit, and manage the construction of land parcels for development. Brad's knowledge and expertise has been instrumental in the development of SITEOPS.