William was an airline captain for 37 years. He started with Trans World Airlines (TWA) and spent the last few years of his career as a captain for American Airlines. Between domestic and international flights around the world, his life was filled with varied activities which included both business ventures and personal adventures. During those years as a pilot, he was also a real estate developer in Vail, Colorado, USA from 1972 to 1986. During that time, he developed multi-family condominiums and townhomes in a ski resort and golf course setting. In addition, he acted as general contractor, architect, marketing director, sales manager and property manager for all properties he developed. From 1986 to 2001, Mr. Holden was a real estate appraiser in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He primarily did appraisals and investment analysis on shopping centers, office buildings, industrial office warehouses, and residential apartment properties. From 2001 to 2005, Mr. Holden had an asset management company and provided mortgage financing and investment advising as a registered investment adviser with a Series 7 securities license. He also specialized in allocating IRA/401k retirement funds to investment real estate. From 2005 to present, William has made numerous investments in multi-family residential real estate on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. In addition to managing his own properties, he set up a full-service real estate company in Cabarete that included property management, rental management, sales, and guest services. The guest services department assists rental guests in activities and local excursions. His activities are now focused on sales on the north coast of the Dominican Republic.