Gina Champion-Cain

Gina Champion-Cain

Gina Champion-Cain

CEO And Chairwoman, American National Investments Inc.

SDBJ 500 recap: Gina Champion-Cain operates numerous full-service restaurants, including The Patio Group, which in 2018 opened a store in Encinitas. She also owns several apartment buildings and a gourmet food store. She is a founding investor in Endeavor Bank. In her nearly 20 years as an independent operator, she has redeveloped or repositioned nearly 10 million square feet of retail space and over 5,000 residential units while also crafting marketing plans, budgets, construction management, community relations and public outreach. She is involved in Teach for America and the Burnham-Moore Real Estate Center at the University of San Diego.

ALMA MATER

University of Michigan,

University of San Diego