Founder & CEO
John’s skills and experience in acquisitions, approvals, improvements, construction, sales, leasing, and marketing have been forged through years in the C-Suites of award-winning real estate organizations. As former Chief Operating Officer of a home building and real estate development and construction company with a footprint in southeast Pennsylvania; John helped to lead the company to a national top 100 ranking four years in a row.
John later formed a real estate consulting company where he assisted a variety of clients including private investors, residential and multifamily builders, and developers in the sale, leasing, construction, and funding of multiple real estate projects.
John has been the winner of Builder Magazine’s “Fast Track” award two years in a row, and was featured in Business Week Small Business Magazine’s “Dynamic Duos”. He was also named one of the Delaware Valley’s top young professionals by the Philadelphia Business Journal, earning him the “Top 40 Under 40” award.
John is a past board member of various trade organizations including: NAIOP, Builders League of Southern NJ, Bucks Mont HBA, NJ Builders Association, and NJ Senior Housing Council. John is a certified active adult/senior housing specialist & new home sales specialist by NAHB, and is a member of the National Association of Realtors, Pennsylvania Association of Realtors, and Bucks County Association of Realtors.
With over 30 years of experience in acquisitions, approvals, improvements, construction, sales, leasing and marketing, John’s skills are indispensable to our team.
Blayze joins JD Signature Homes with a true passion for home building. Having been raised around Real Estate and Home Building, Blayze’s skills have been molded through years of experience with some of the top National home builders. Blayze began his career at Toll Brothers, a top five National Builder, as a Project Manager overseeing Sales, Construction, Marketing, Purchasing and Finance for several large communities in the Greater Raleigh-Durham area. Following his years as a Project Manager, Blayze felt the need to explore and learn every aspect of the business that he had not yet gotten his hands on, beginning with his focus on Land Development. Blayze acted as Senior Land Development Manager at Meritage Homes in Raleigh, yet another top five homebuilder, successfully entitling and developing over 20 communities. Having done the development side of things, Blayze thought it only natural that he continue his trajectory into Land Acquisition and development. Blayze soon became Director of Land overseeing the entire Land Acquisition and Development for a large private builder across the state of North Carolina generating twenty percent growth year over year and successfully building the company to over four hundred closings annually. Self-evident Blayze has demonstrated the desire to understand every aspect of the business while continuing to grow organizations and their footprint in the markets that they are present in. Blayze is excited to have the opportunity to grow JD Signature Homes throughout the Greater Philadelphia Area and the Carolina’s and beyond.
Blayze holds a bachelor’s degree from Elon University where he focused in Business Management and was an active member of the Men’s Golf Team. Blayze is currently pursuing his MBA from The University of North Carolina’s Kenan Flagler Business School with a quadruple concentration in Finance, Marketing, Strategy and Leadership/Entrepreneurship. Outside of his work and his deep desire to learn and grow, Blayze can be found spending time with his wife, Alessandra, and daughter, or getting 18 holes in on his favorite golf courses.
Director of Sales & Design
Tammy DiPasquale has a lifetime of experience in the real estate industry. With degrees in education and hospitality from West Chester University, Tammy understands both education and service.
Tammy also has a deep understanding of the needs of families in the greater Philadelphia area, having maneuvered her children through the Bucks County school systems while serving on several local committees and organizations.
Tammy is a member of the National Association of Realtors, PA Association of Realtors, Bucks Co. Association of Realtors, Bright MLS, Greater Bucks/Mont. Chamber of Commerce and other professional networking groups. Her extensive experience in resale, new construction, and investment properties brings an invaluable resource to the JD Signature Homes team.
When not in the design studio more than likely you will find Tammy playing with her grandchildren, cooking for her crew or trying to get better at the little game called golf.
Finance & Conveyancing
Alyssa leads the Conveyance team at JD Signature Homes. She holds a Masters in Business Administration from Drexel University and a Bachelor’s degree from Gettysburg College. Her passion for efficiency for organizing and presenting information has made her an incredibly valuable member of our team.
Alyssa is an active member of the National Association of Realtors, PA Association of Realtors, Bucks Co. Association of Realtors, Bright MLS, and other professional networking groups.
Alyssa is a “Super Mom” and spends her days raising little gentlemen. She is an avid gardner and incredible baker -as in blue ribbon award winning baking.
Sales + Design + Marketing, NC
Jessica + Rebecca are sisters – raised in Elon, NC, they found their home at the NC coast after Rebecca attended UNC-Wilmington and Jessica moved to the area from Charleston SC to be closer to family as she started her company – Just Perfect! Home Staging. Upon graduation, Rebecca joined forces with Jessica and together they built Just Perfect! into a nationally recognized and award winning home staging company. Entrenched in the real estate industry for almost a decade working with homeowners, agents, builders and service providers through the staging company they were exposed to every aspect of the business. This got them thinking that there had to be a better way to do things! In 2016, the team established the Full Circle Real Estate Group as a way to incorporate general brokerage into their mix of services and be able to better serve their clients through every step of the home ownership lifecycle.
As our NC Sales and Design Team – Jessica, Rebecca and their team offer unparalleled service as well as professional design expertise to help guide our buyers during their builds and selections process. They both live in the area, and enjoy all the amenities offered by Wilmington. From the outdoor scene at the beaches and parks, to fishing on the open water, to hanging out with their dogs and Rebeccas 2 kiddos… they’re an open resource for anything you need when moving to the area! What you’ll also find when working with them, is that they obviously love their job – and they are excited to be working with you
Land Development + Entitlements Manager, PA + NC
Ryan has been inspired by real estate and fascinated with building homes throughout his youth. It’s no surprise that he graduated with honors from Millersville University while earning his B.S in Applied Engineering and Technology Management with an emphasis on Construction Management. Ryan also holds OSHA-10 certification and is experienced in AutoCad, Pro-Core, and Blue Beam.
He has experience in both residential and commercial construction projects and is a natural with people. Ryan is respected by vendors, sub contractors and home buyers for his ability to pay attention to the details from projects inception to completion. At JD Signature Homes, he is responsible for client relationships and project management.
When he’s not on site supervising projects, he is active in his community, volunteering time for local conservation efforts and coaching his local swim team.
Project Manager, NC
Inspired by building at an early age having worked side by side with his Dad in his construction company it is no wonder Ryan pursued a career in home building. After graduating from Longwood University in Virginia with degrees in both communications and plan design, Ryan forged forward to follow his building ambition. He began his career working for a top five national builder constructing condominiums, townhomes, and semi-custom homes in Northern Virginia. Moving further south he continued to hone his construction expertise with a regional builder. There is not an aspect of the home building process that Ryan is not proficient in from foundations & framing thru all phases of the construction process to ultimately- the completed home. Ryan brings to JD Signature Homes an indepth of construction knowledge coupled with his southern charm.
If Ryan is not on a JD Signature Homes job site, where can you find him? More than likely he will be at Wrightsville Beach surfing, golfing, at home woodworking, playing his guitar or enjoying his wife’s amazing cooking-yes, that is one of his hobbies. Ryan is a member at large and social member of the Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity.
Project Manager, PA
Jack Cotton, Jr.
Jack comes to JD Signature Homes with 20 plus years experience in construction management. Having effectively presided over multiple facets in the home building industry from national, regional and niche custom home building Jack is certain to achieve project performance in our new communities. Jack is a results driven leader-all about project performance. Key to his success is communication on his project with both the buyer, his fellow team members and our vendors which all adds up to getting your house built from foundation to getting you into your home with your home being built to the highest of standards.
Jacks outgoing personality, reliability and trustworthiness is why he is respected by his peers as well as vendors and subcontractors- which ultimately keeps production on schedule. His attention to every detail coupled with his organization creates an enjoyable building process for all involved…with a conclusion of another JD Signature Homes happy new homeowner.
When Jack is not on site at his JDSH projects he enjoys spending time with is friends and family and especially his #1 new grandchild. He is a fan of all Philadelphia sports teams and spends his free time givng back to the community he loves by coaching youth baseball and football.
From project beginning to project end and everywhere in between- Karen is our “go to”. Having worked as a senior project administrator for a national home builder; Karen brings to JD Signature Homes an abundance of support skills for our entire team. She is here to keep all gears moving along- from communication with our contractors and vendors to backstopping project management with her attention to detail and high level of communication. Karen is very happy to interact with our new homeowners as she herself is a proud Bucks County homeowner for over 30 years. Karen holds a BA in both psychology and business from Temple University. When Karen is not in her office, you may find her outside gardening or taking walks and enjoying beautiful Bucks County.