MEET OUR TEAM
“Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence win championships.”
– Michael Jordan
FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER
Tanner sits square as the founder and managing partner of VestCapital. He places a high value on building the real estate investment and development firm with an entrepreneurial approach, having started and scaled 3 businesses since college, pushing through adversity with limited resources and executing the company are part of his DNA. His primary roles at VestCap are predicated on; structuring investment offerings, development strategies, capital management, investor relations, civil/architectural design, municipality entitlements, risk management and growing assets under management.
Leading with authenticity and passion, Tanner has successfully executed and engineered over 26 real estate investment offerings raising both debt and equity with an aggregate retail finish value of 8-figures, all while mitigating investor risk and meeting or exceeding projected returns in both the residential and commercial real estate arena.
Tanner resides in Camas, Washington and enjoys exploring the Pacific Northwest with his wife and 2 kids, catching the latest MMA/UFC event and golfing.
DIRECTOR OF INVESTOR RELATIONS
Ken started his career in banking with a quick move into what ultimately became a 35-year career in insurance and financial services. After 22 years with a leading stock insurer in America, Ken invested in a local Vancouver independent insurance brokerage in late 2006. Over the course of 13 years Ken and his staff tripled its revenue, eventually selling it in 2019 to the 6th largest broker in America.
Ken joined VestCapital as an investor of a local project in 2020. Ken and his wife were extremely impressed with VestCapital/Tanner Wideriksen’s ability to churn an attractive ROI, driving Ken’s further interest in joining VestCapital to help support Investor Relations processes through-out the company. Ken is married and a father of four children. His interests include skiing, golfing and reading when possible.
DIRECTOR OF ACQUISITIONS AND DISPOSITIONS
Tyler, a lifelong resident of the Pacific Northwest, was born and raised in Washougal and now resides in Hockinson, WA. His love of all sports, but in particular basketball, led him to Warner Pacific University and Mayville State University, where he played basketball and earned a degree in Business Management, with a minor in Finance.
After graduation he returned to the PNW, and joined North America’s market leader in event rentals, Quest Events. Over the next 10 plus years he formed relationships to build his client portfolio in event management, traveling all over the country with companies such as Nike, Amazon, Boeing, Starbucks and Microsoft. As Covid hit, Tyler chose to go back to school where he earned his Real Estate license.
Tyler now brings his passion and sharp attention to detail to help buyers in a highly focused search for their house, and to help sellers get the most value for their home. He understands that buying and selling is one of the biggest decisions in a client’s life and views representation and guidance of his clients through this process a true privilege.
In 2021, Tyler met Tanner while working on a joint real estate transaction. They worked well together, and shortly after, Tyler joined VestCapital, where his roles include identifying, purchasing and selling properties for VestCapital investors.
Away from work, Tyler enjoys spending time in the outdoors; boating, skiing, camping, with his wife Lindsey, a Registered Nurse, their two young children Kinzie and Layken, along with their friends and family.
DIRECTOR OF DESIGN & STAGING
Director of Design and Staging: Greta has been in the interior design industry for over a decade. She has a Bachelor Degree from Western Oregon University in the Arts with emphasis in artistic design, technical production and dance.
Greta went on to further her design training from one of the country’s premier creative development schools, the New York Institute of Art and Design.
Greta established NW Design Consultants in 2005, a residential design and staging company. She was also held in high regard as a top design specialist in Pottery Barn’s design studio division on 23rd St in Portland, OR.
Greta was project manager and lead designer in Portland and San Francisco for a California based company. There she was involved in commercial and residential interior design and rental furniture operations.
Today Greta has expanded her own operations into a commercial/residential design corporation called Kasse Decor LLC. Their base is Portland, Oregon but their scope is Seattle and San Francisco and is an integral asset to VestCapital.
Building Designer: As long as one can remember, Michael has always been passionate about design. The best feeling he can achieve for himself is knowing he has done the best to create a better world for those around him. He has studied through various colleges in all aspects of design, from art, prototyping, drawing, 3D modeling, developing, product design, construction, and mechanical engineering. He is always learning new and better ways to develop various buildings/products. Formally was a designer for precast components that complimented city bridges, mansions, housing tracks, and city blocks worth of products. This experience has given him the skills to design and finalize large projects in a quick, efficient, and well thought out manner.
Shelly is instrumental in VestCapital’s financial accounting and compliance areas. Having consulted with dozens of business owners in Southwest Washington with their accounting and bookkeeping and tax preparation needs, she has a meticulous attention to detail and places a high value on balancing and meeting critical deadlines.
When you talk about having roots in the Pacific Northwest, Ed Huston is synonymous with real estate and Clark County. Having participated in thousands of transactions, Ed has bought, sold and brokered nearly every piece of property the county has to offered in his career. He is managing broker of VestRealty and adds value to every relationship and transaction he touches.
Ed enjoys all of the outdoors the Pacific Northwest offers. The chances of seeing him roping with his horses, fishing or running around looking at real estate is a 10/10.