ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--DLP Capital, a private real estate investment and financial services firm, announced that Real Leaders® has chosen the company as No. 32 out of 300 “Top Impact Companies in 2023” from around the globe. The award winners are a diverse group of purpose-driven companies that prove businesses can thrive and help build a better world while achieving impressive business growth. DLP Capital ranked close behind companies such as REI and Patagonia, with CVS Health and Tesla taking the top two spots. DLP Capital was also ranked No. 1 in the Real Estate category. The company makes an impact by building thriving communities and transforming lives, including supplying affordable workforce housing to tens of thousands of people across the nation at a time when an affordability housing crisis continues to grip the US. DLP Capital has more than $4 billion of assets under management, and a mission of the firm is to provide housing to 1 million people.
“DLP Capital is committed to doing well while doing good, and we’re proud to be an example of how businesses can make an indelible impact on communities,” said Don Wenner, Founder and CEO of DLP Capital. “It’s humbling to be mentioned in the same breath as global leaders that make a positive impact on our planet and society, and DLP Capital will continue to strive to make its own positive impact through housing and community-building in America.”
“We are excited to welcome new and past company winners to the impact movement, and into the Real Leaders Impact Awards community,” said Mark Van Ness, Founder of Real Leaders. “It’s encouraging to see how this movement is going mainstream with businesses all over the world.”
The awards are the fifth annual celebration recognizing the world’s top impact companies who are leading the way in business as a force for good. See Top Impact Award Winners.
DLP Capital has been on the Inc. 5000 list of “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America” for 10 consecutive years. In addition to housing, job creation, and other transformative initiatives, DLP Capital pledges time and capital to the DLP Positive Returns Foundation. The foundation provides knowledge and capital to families for affordable housing and entrepreneurship initiatives, and it provides low-income homeowners with interest-free loans for home repairs and/or housing and living expenses.
“At DLP Capital, we are all about helping people to dream, live, and prosper,” added Wenner.
About Real Leaders
Real Leaders is a membership community for impact leaders with a global media platform dedicated to driving positive change. It’s on a mission to unite farsighted leaders to transform our shortsighted world. Founded in 2010, Real Leaders recognized early on that businesses bore a responsibility to be as cognizant of their impact on employees, society, and the planet as they are on their bottom line. Real Leaders is a B Corporation, member of the UN Global Compact, and is independently owned.
More about DLP Capital
DLP Capital is a private real estate investment and financial services company focused on making an impact on four major crises in America: Affordable Housing, Jobs, Legacy and Happiness. The company achieves this through acquiring, developing, and building relationships, housing, leaders, and organizations. With more than $4 billion of assets under management, DLP Capital has been on the Inc. 5000 list of “Fastest Growing Private Companies in America” for 10 consecutive years. DLP Capital is headquartered in St. Augustine, Florida, with offices in Allentown, PA and Asheville, NC. The firm has an expansive array of business divisions and companies including real estate investment funds, commercial real estate lending, construction management, development, sales, leasing, title services, and loan servicing. Through its proprietary Elite Execution System, as well as its exclusive membership platforms focused on business scaling, investment housing, family, and wealth, DLP Capital impacts lives by empowering its clients to choose, create, grow and preserve prosperity. For more information, follow us on @DLPCapital or visit DLPCapital.com.