John Desco - Executive Vice President, Regional Centers

As Executive Vice President, Regional Centers, John oversees the day-to-day leasing, operations, marketing and redevelopment of Brixton’s regional shopping centers. Over his career, John has been responsible for the operations, management, leasing, redevelopment and value-creation for over 25 million square feet of retail and office properties.


Prior to joining Brixton, John was the Chief Operating Officer for Vintage Capital Group, LLC, a Los Angeles privately-held investment group, where he was responsible for the growth, management, leasing and eventual disposition of the firm’s shopping center (enclosed and open-air) and office portfolio. Before joining Vintage, John was Executive Vice President, Asset Management for Coyote Management, LP in Dallas, where he spent 15 years overseeing the acquisition, management, leasing, redevelopment and disposition of Coyote’s portfolio of enclosed and open-air shopping centers.


John received both his Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Business Administration from Southern Methodist University in Dallas, with concentrations in Corporate Finance and Real Estate Finance. John is an active member of ICSC, holding several certifications including Certified Leasing Specialist, Certified Shopping Center Manager and Certified Retail Real Estate Professional, in addition to serving on its CSM Committee and graduating from its Master Developer Program. John is also a licensed Real Estate Broker in Texas and California.


Contact John at (858) 683-7100 or .