Daren Hebold provides the leadership, vision & direction for the LUX Companies including LUX Realty, LUX Partners and LUXOLO Financial. As founder of the LUX Companies, he is a serial entrepreneur who is involved in commercial real estate brokerage, ownership and asset management of both real estate and digital financial (cryptocurrency) assets.
Daren’s brokerage work is laser focused on specialty hospitality properties including boutique hotels, large scale restaurants, and wedding & events facilities.
Having completed a rigorous educational and experiential curriculum, Daren earned the prestigious and internationally recognized CCIM Designation (Certified Commercial Investment Member) in 2019. Daren also directs investments for his family’s private commercial real estate asset portfolio.
As Co-Founder of LUX Partners, Kate holds key responsibilities at our asset management company.
Her contributions are as diverse as the growing demands of the firm; ranging from analyzing acquisitions, to strategic planning, to business administration and daily operations including human resource management. Her strengths in communication ensure that both personnel and clients of LUX Partners are heard, respected and appreciated. While she is able to view and help plan the big picture, she also appreciates the inevitable unforeseen challenges that come with small business ownership.
Samantha Drake directs operations at the LUX Companies, including key responsibilities in the areas of business administration, accounting and brokerage services.
Sam brings a breadth of skills to LUX Realty, including commercial brokerage expertise, transaction management, diligence and underwriting support, and corporate bookkeeping. Additionally, Sam serves as Operations Director for the LUX Companies with responsibilities in the areas of accounting, A/P, A/R, supplier procurement, project management and business administration. Her persistence, follow through and self motivation combined with a knack for dealing with difficult people render her an invaluable member of the team.
Adam joins LUX Companies as Maintenance Director for Aquarius Property Management, skillfully handling repairs, preventative maintenance and asset preservation for our Greater Portland management portfolio.
Adam’s professional credentials include being a licensed Maine plumber as well as an ICA Certified Home Inspector.
Adam is an experienced maintenance person, having spent the past 13 years at a large residential asset management firm, responsible for all work performed at three significant residential complexes in Maine. A lifelong Maine resident, in his spare time Adam enjoys fatherhood, outdoor recreation and quality living.