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Inspirational Leadership Podcast: Tony Avila

Sep 27, 2023

Hear the inspirational story behind Builder Advisor Group & Encore Capital Management’s Tony Avila.

Episode 22

In the latest episode of the Inspirational Leadership with the Best in Home Building podcast Mollie Carmichael sits down with Tony Avila, founder and CEO of Builder Advisor Group. Tony is also the co-founder and Managing Principal of Encore Capital Management. Over the past 25 years, Tony has served as an advisor in over 100 homebuilding merger and acquisition transactions.

Tony enjoys spending his time outside of the office with his family. Additionally, he is an avid marathon runner and Ironman triathlete who has participated twice in the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii.

Tune in to this episode to hear about Tony’s path into the real estate industry, what inspires him every day, and his remarkable achievements.

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Watch the video interview below or listen to the audio podcast available on Apple Podcasts, Google PodcastsSpotify, iHeartRadio, Amazon Music/Audible, TuneIn + Alexa, PlayerFM, and Listen Notes.

About the series

Inspirational Leadership with the Best in Home Building is an influential podcast led by housing industry expert Mollie Carmichael. Each episode features a personal conversation with a thought leader in the housing industry. Join Mollie as we get to know these top leaders—what inspires them, what drives them, and how they build communities. 

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The inspiration is our people...I’m going to get in [to work] and go interact with this incredible, unique set of skilled people. That’s my inspiration for getting out of bed in the morning.

Tony Avila

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Mollie Carmichael is a Principal of Zonda’s Advisory services. Mollie’s expertise in marketing, products, and home design coupled with Zonda’s data, helps clients understand home shopper needs so that builders and developers can maximize revenue. Discover how we can help you think ahead and provide creative and functional solutions to your customers.

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