Management Team

 Founded in 2014

We set out to build a fund tailored for Veterans and Industry Leading Professionals. 

We found that investing in stabilized, single-tenant properties, with investment-grade tenants, leads to consistent dividend yield. 

The result is a fund that’s easy to understand.


Our Team

W. John Oliver

Managing and Founding Partner

John is the full-time manager of MARF Management and Battle Monument Group, where he supervises operations of the company’s funds and portfolio.  He manages the portfolios of MM Associates Fund I Partners, and of Battle Monument Partners, LLC.  He has 20 years of experience as an owner-operator in investor-funded companies, as CFO, VP Sales, and Company President.  He served with the 82nd Airborne Division during Operation Desert Storm, and is a graduate of West Point (BS) and the US Army Ranger School.  He holds an advanced degree in finance from Yale (MBA), where he interned at Goldman Sachs, and served as TA to Professor Frank J. Fabozzi.

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Mike Brumagin

Founding Partner and Fund Manager

Mike is a Principal and Partner of MARF Management and Battle Monument Group.  He is an owner-operator in Integrity Restaurant Group, with expertise in Finance, Property Management, Restaurant Operations, Franchising and Acquisitions.  He has 25 years of experience as a principal owner of more than 100 fine-dining, fast-casual, and QSR restaurants, along with their owner-occupied properties.  He served with the 24th Infantry Division during Operation Desert Storm, where he received the Bronze Star, and is a graduate of West Point (BS).  He holds an advanced degree in business from UC Irvine (MBA), where he received the Irvine Award as Valedictorian. 

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Peter Stark

Partner and Fund Manager

Peter is a Principal and Partner at Battle Monument Group. He has more than 20 years’ experience in equity and debt capital markets. He was a Managing Director with Raymond James Financial, with a focus on institutional equity trading, and securities markets.  He worked with C-Level executives for public and private companies to include sectors in real estate, telecom, energy, technology, consumer goods, transportation, and healthcare.  He received a Bachelor of Science (BS) from West Point and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance from NYU Stern School of Business.  He is a decorated combat veteran of Operation Desert Shield and Desert Storm.  Peter also serves on boards for various Veteran organizations and is the Scoutmaster for Boy Scout Troop 53 in Tampa, FL.

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Chris Baber

Portfolio Operations Manager

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Chris is the Portfolio Operations Manager for Battle Monument Group. He is a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy and was a flight instructor in the T-38 in Mississippi and California. After separating from the Air Force, he flew numerous airplanes for American Airlines on routes to the Caribbean, South America and Europe. After a 20-year career at AA, he went on to manage logistics projects for land-based drilling companies and obtained his Project Management Professional Certification. He ran his own inspection business for several years where he was a licensed home inspector, a NRPP radon tester, and a licensed drone operator. He obtained his real estate salesperson license before joining Battle Monument Group’s team.

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Tel. 804-644-4924

530 East Main Street, 
Richmond, VA 23219



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