Investing in the Future

SMB Bradley is a private real estate investment company that focuses on opportunistic equity investments. Our business philosophy is to provide an attractive return to our investors through below‑market acquisitions, asset appreciation and cash flow distributions. Investment opportunities are provided to accredited investors, family offices and institutions seeking fundamentally sound investments focused mainly on real estate. Our unique investment criteria and market insight have resulted in unmatched success for our investor partners.

SMB Bradley has had interests in over $3 billion of real estate throughout the United States. Since its inception, we have raised over $1 billion of private equity. Real estate markets we focus on include residential, hospitality, medical office, and industrial. We are constantly meeting with potential joint‑venture partners and traveling the country to find unique investment opportunities. Our investment offerings change as the market fluctuates and fresh opportunities are presented to us. Our main goal of preserving investor capital while providing above‑market returns on investment remains constant.

1 billion

in capital raised


communities with




hotels with



1.6 million

square feet of industrial
real estate


Apartments, Townhomes, Duplexes


Hotels, Restaurants, Alternative Investments


Manufacturing, Warehousing 


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The Team

Front Row, Left to Right:
Linda Mandl, Banking Manager; Christine Chang, Executive Assistant
Sherwin Jarol, Founder and Chief Executive Officer; Carrie Hilton, Controller

Second Row, Left to Right:
Jake Pascale, Vice President; Kate Hackmann, Director of Finance
Michael H. Siemer, President; Bradley Jarol, Vice President;
Kathryn Frigo, Tax Manager; Janet Engelen, Director-Office Operations

Not Pictured:
Gabriella Bassmaji, Accounting Manager; Katherine Kupres, Executive Assistant

Founder & CEO

Sherwin Jarol, CPA, is CEO and Managing Member of SMB Equity. Mr. Jarol is an experienced real estate professional with an extensive and successful track record in the underwriting, acquisition, management and disposition of single-tenant net leased commercial real estate nationally. Mr. Jarol’s commercial real estate acquisition activity began in the mid-1970s. Since starting Bradley Associates in 1989, Mr. Jarol has been a principal in well over 200 commercial real estate acquisitions with an aggregate value over $3 billion. He is a certified public accountant and a graduate of DePaul University. He became a principal in Morris D. Ziegler & Co., a 30-person public accounting firm established in 1945. In November 1997, the firm merged with Kupferberg, Goldberg & Neimark, LLC, in which Mr. Jarol served as a partner, then a director of the firm. KGN subsequently merged with Virchow, Krause & Company, LLP, a major CPA firm, in 2004 and changed its name to Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP, in 2008. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Illinois Society of Certified Public Accountants.


Michael H. Siemer, CPA, is President and a Managing Member of SMB Equity. Mr. Siemer joined Bradley Associates in 2003 and has extensive experience in business transactions and real estate, including numerous acquisitions and dispositions. Mr. Siemer has completed over $2 billion of real estate transactions over the last 15 years. He is a certified public accountant and graduated from the University of Missouri, St. Louis. Following graduation, he began his career with Price Waterhouse in St. Louis focusing on auditing and consulting for financial and industrial clients. Mr. Siemer spent the next 20 years in financial and executive positions in the food industry with three publicly traded companies.

Vice President

Bradley Jarol is Vice President of SMB Equity, as well as President of Bradley Associates. In this role he is responsible for developing new projects, managing investor relations, completing all investment offerings, conducting research and acting as a legal liaison. Since joining the firm in 2004, Mr. Jarol has been involved in over 100 real estate and investment transactions, totaling more than $1.5 billion. Mr. Jarol graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a double major in finance and accounting.

Vice President

Jake Pascale is Vice President at SMB Equity. As Vice President, he is responsible for managing the firm’s $750 million industrial, office and residential portfolio of properties. This includes leading all lease renewal, refinance and sales negotiations and activities. Mr. Pascale graduated from the University of Wisconsin–Madison with a double major in real estate and risk management and insurance. He is currently an active member of the Wisconsin Real Estate Alumni Association.

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