A native of Indiana, Kevin has resided in the area surrounding the Virginia Country Club, Historic California Heights, and Bixby Knolls neighborhoods for over 30 years. He is a graduate of Indiana University and holds an MBA with a concentration in Finance and Economics from the University of Tulsa.
A native of Southern California, Brian was born and raised in Oxnard, CA. After graduating Channel Islands High School in 1996, Brian relocated to Long Beach, CA to study business at California State University, Long Beach. Brian graduated from CSULB with a double major in 2001, earning a B.S. in Business Administration w/ emphasis in Management and a B.S. in Business Administration w/ emphasis in Management Information Systems.
After college, Brian worked several years as a Manager for a major consumer electronics company. Prior to entering the real estate industry, Brian worked in the financial services and insurance industries where he helped his clients with investments/retirement planning (mutual funds, IRAs, variable annuities, etc) and life, home auto, and other types of insurance.
Brian began his real estate career in 2006, when he earned his CA Real Estate License and worked for a prominent property management company in Orange County and later with a major national real estate franchise. Brian is currently a licensed CA Real Estate Broker and has been an agent/broker associate with RE/MAX College Park Realty since 2010. Brian is a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and Pacific West Association of Realtors. He holds the Graduate Realtor Institute (GRI), Certified Investor Agent Specialist (CIAS), and Certified Distressed Property Expert (CDPE) designations. Brian has been a part of Kevin Poi Associates since 2010.
Justin was licensed by the California Bureau of Real Estate in 2011 and began his collaboration with Kevin Poi in 2014. He is a member of the National Association of Realtors, California Association of Realtors, and Pacific West Association of Realtors.
Justin’s professional sales, marketing and public relations skills have been honed over more than 25 years working for marketing service organizations and creative agencies. Early career roles in account service capacities sharpened his client service mentality and ability to keep all parties informed at every step of the property transfer process. His professional roles in business development and sales make him adept at finding and qualifying buyers and leading a structured professional practice.
Although born in Southern California, Justin was raised near Boston, Massachusetts where he earned his B.A. Speech Communications at Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA (Class of 1987). He returned to make his home in Long Beach in 1989. He lives in the California Heights section of Long Beach with his wife, Bonnie, his two sons, Dylan and Ethan who both attended Long Beach Polytechnic High School, and their Goldendoodle, Daisy.