We focus on one thing. We want to create wealth and pour it back into our community. We understand that if you want to make an impact in your neighbor's life you invest in them first.
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Founder & CEO
Branden is an entrepreneur, financial wiz, real estate investor, and Founder of the Best GEN family of companies; which he founded in 2017 and envisioned being the Best GENeration in the industry. Since starting his first business in 1997, Branden has set a standard of excellence and been an active participant in the acquisition, development, and construction of millions of dollars of real estate and business ventures, across a wide range of industries. Transactions including mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures, becoming a self-made millionaire by the time he was 30.
From humble beginnings growing up in Sturgis, South Dakota, where he learned the value of hard work, determination, and calloused hands in the construction and development world alongside his father, he was able to hone those skills into a growing enterprise. While his visionary leadership and strong construction and business management experience have taken him far, he continues to share a strong bond with the community that raised him. Branden has selflessly given back his whole adult life by volunteering and serving on his local city council, several local advisory boards, as well as serving in law enforcement for 16 years, and as the Assistant Chief of Police in Sturgis, SD for six years. When Branden isn’t visioning or volunteering, he enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, and mountain biking with his family.
President of Capital
Kody has spent the past 20 years overseeing the financial plan and management of for-profit and non-profit companies alike. Holding degrees in both Management and Finance, Kody excels at guiding large complex construction projects on time and under budget. Kody’s experience in multiple sectors of business drives him to create a culture where excellence is not just the result, but the overall experience.
President of Development
Michael is an accomplished architect with a vast amount of experience as a leader, innovator, and technical expert, and founder/principal of his own design firm, Pure Design. Michael holds a Master of Architecture Degree from Kansas State University and was honored with the prestigious 99K House Competition Finalist award and most recently the 2020 Steel Competition Finalist Award.
In his 14 years of experience, he has been responsible for architectural design, detailing, development, master planning, project management, and strategy. He is skilled at solving complex problems with innovative solutions and has the ability to lead projects through all phases of design.
His work on modular, hospitality, and multi-family projects reflects his guiding principle -- to design environments that enrich communities and set the highest of standards for experiencing architecture, an architecture of substance thoughtfully tailored to the needs and aspirations of each client. He approaches each project as a unique opportunity to listen and learn by working closely with each person involved, no matter their status on the project. He intuitively understands how people use spaces and how those spaces influence the ways people behave and interact: vertical and horizontal circulation, movement of goods and services, and space requirements for various operational uses. In addition, his expertise in codes and regulations leads to practical strategies that assure regulatory compliance while producing creative solutions to client challenges. The result of which is sensible and successful design solutions that are of lasting value to his clients. When Michael isn't creating designs, he's spending time with his family and cheering on the Chiefs, his hometown, and favorite football team.