Waldorf Astoria Lake Tahoe

Petaluma Hotel

Civic On First

DTLA Echo Park Hotel

Building Tomorrow

$250 M+

  Operating assets

$100 M+

Currently Under Construction

$1.2 B+

Currently In Development

$1.6 B+

In Pipeline

$15 B+

Development Experience

1500 +

Rooms In Development

2300 +

Rooms In Pipeline

Mission Statement

We differentiate ourselves in markets across the nation with profound local knowledge, bespoke experiences, and destination-making buildings. EKN’s projects are a collaboration between the communities we join and our experienced team, both dedicated to authentic growth aligned with the city’s potential. Our developments embody the neighborhood’s spirit while our modern and innovative designs become crucial characters in the community’s next chapter.

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Our Projects

Our Team

Ebbie K. Nakhjavani

Chief Executive Officer

Andrew Davies, ESQ.

Corporate Counsel and SVP of Entitlements

Arya K. Nakhjavani

Chief Financial Officer and VP, Strategic Planning

Mike Jolly

SVP of Construction

Tom Jacobson

SVP of Development

Austin Bergquist

Project Manager

Evan Pauletich

Associate, Finance and Construction

Olga Remizova


Edward Narvaez Jr.

Designer Manager

Sydney Ruff, ESQ.

Associate Attorney

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