Dennis Cieri, Managing Member
Dennis founded EDEN Property Company in 2001 and has since developed dozens of trophy projects anchored by first class tenants such as Walgreens, Wawa, Starbucks and TD Bank, etc. predominantly located in the greater New York City Marketplace. In 2012, EDEN expanded its platform to include transit orientated multifamily projects “TOD”s, hotels, self-storage and assisted living within its marketplace. Most recently, EDEN has developed over 500 residential units within five separate projects throughout Northern NJ. More can be learned about EDEN Property Company, LLC at www.edenpropertycompany.com.
In 2006, Dennis along with two colleagues, founded Heartland Restaurant Group, LLC, a Dunkin’ Donuts Franchisee (“HRG”). In 2007, HRG signed the largest franchise development agreement with Dunkin’ Brands, Inc. in the history of the Franchise to build and operate 105 Dunkin Donuts Restaurants over a span of 9 years in the greater Pittsburgh, PA marketplace. Dennis divested himself of this endeavor upon reaching 45 units in 2017 to focus more on Fitness Factory Health Clubs. In 1997, Dennis along with his life long friend, Ricard Scarpati founded Fitness Factory Group, LLC which currently owns and operates seven successful health clubs Northern NJ and Westchester Country, New York. The Fitness Factory differentiates from other health clubs by catering to each market in a unique fashion and providing its members with the utmost in service creating a substantial value for its members. Dennis holds a JD law degree from Seton Hall University and is licensed in the states of New Jersey and New York. Although he does not practice law, he is well versed in all of the legal issues related to real estate development, leasing, franchising, taxes and financing.
Dennis is a 9 time world champion and 27 time world record holder in the bench press. His competitive career has spanned 34 years and continues to this day. Dennis is
actively involved in numerous charities and is an advocate of drug-free sports and promotes himself and all of his fitness related endeavors to people who seek healthy methods of achieving their athletic goals.