A founding partner of Ensemble, Kambiz “Kam” Babaoff began his career in construction and development and then embarked upon the practical application of his skillset through a number of hotel development and repositioning projects – most notably the renovation of the Hotel Maya in Long Beach, California and Dream Inn in Santa Cruz, California. Both an engineer and an entrepreneur, he formed Ensemble Real Estate Investements with his co-founders Michael Moskowitz and Randy McGrane to capitalize on their complementary skillsets.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Kam continues to spearhead Ensemble’s commercial real estate investment projects. With his reputation for diligent responsiveness and innovative thinking, he has overseen the development or acquisition of over several million square feet of hotel, multifamily and high-density office space for the company. Notable projects include: Long Beach World Trade Center office complex, Hotel Nia in Silicon Valley, 442 Residences and The Crest multifamily buildings in Long Beach and several hotel and office projects at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Master Development.
Kam remains dedicated to the cultivation of community-based arts and culture. He is an ongoing supporter of several California municipalities, including the City of Long Beach. Kam serves on the Board of Directors of a number of non-profit educational and religious organizations including as the chairman of Cornerstone Housing for Adults with Disabilities to build housing for the developmentally disabled in the Los Angeles area.