About Us

Your local experts with the global network - working to guide, serve, and empower clients, by providing solutions, and fostering collaboration in real estate and business transactions.


Gilezan Global - brokered by eXp Commercial and eXp Realty, is a full-service real estate brokerage that specializes in all aspects of Commercial Real Estate, Business Brokerage, Business Development, Commercial Investments and Residential Real Estate. With over 100 years of combined experience and more than $3 Billion in closed transactions, our results-driven team is perfectly positioned to provide solutions, streamline processes, and foster collaboration. Our growing team consists of experienced advisors who have previously owned and managed businesses of their own.

Our global network is in over 22 countries and our in depth market knowledge enables clients to make informed real estate and business decisions. We guide, serve, and empower our clients by offering strategic digital marketing, financial strategies, and business and real estate valuations.

Through industry education and economic advisors, our team provides the best options to help our clients build their portfolio and move their business forward. Our areas of expertise include Hospitality, Industrial, Portfolio sales in Franchise Restaurant Brands, Land Development, Asset Liquidations, Ground-up Construction, Multi-Family, Business Sales, Capital Funding, Franchise Referrals and Business Brokering.  

Gilezan Global partners with numerous entrepreneurs, corporations and organizations to assist with acquisitions and/or sales. Whether you are a buyer considering a strategic acquisition or an owner wanting to sell their real estate and/or business, our team can put your company on the right path to a successful transaction.

Our team works all time zones and every day of the week. We understand every client has different needs at different times. Our policy is to be there when the client needs us, not just during business hours. We are equipped to guide you through transactions that are tailored to your investment needs - from buying, selling, and leasing across all asset types and specialties. Let our award-winning real estate team of experts exceed your business expectations.

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eXp COMMERCIAL

Sam Griffin, eXp Commercial

With over 20 years as a commercial real estate agent and co-founder of Capital Connect, LLC. Sam has decades of experience in the hospitality, restaurant and industrial construction industry as an Owner, Operator and Sales Executive. Sam assists clients with business liquidations, acquisitions, lease agreements as well as capital partnerships. Sam has become more than an agent, he is a trusted advisor who helps companies solve problems and is instrumental in leveraging his background to assist organizations and groups across North America.

Sam Griffin, eXp Commercial

Sr. Partner I Commercial Advisor
With over 20 years as a commercial real estate agent and co-founder of Capital Connect, LLC. Sam has decades of experience in the hospitality, restaurant and industrial construction industry as an Owner, Operator and Sales Executive. Sam assists clients with business liquidations, acquisitions, lease agreements as well as capital partnerships. Sam has become more than an agent, he is a trusted advisor who helps companies solve problems and is instrumental in leveraging his background to assist organizations and groups across North America.

Ron Freeman, eXp Commercial

Ron has over twenty-five years of experience in roles as a trusted advisor, mentor and entrepreneur. Prior to Capital Connect, Ron founded several businesses including; The Xercise Store, RIMsoft Technologies and SE7ENTERPRISES. Most recently, Ron spent several years in the hospitality industry, involved in restaurant operations and has implemented technology solutions, designed to improve the hospitality industry, for various operators throughout North America.

Ron Freeman, eXp Commercial

Commercial Advisor
Ron has over twenty-five years of experience in roles as a trusted advisor, mentor and entrepreneur. Prior to Capital Connect, Ron founded several businesses including; The Xercise Store, RIMsoft Technologies and SE7ENTERPRISES. Most recently, Ron spent several years in the hospitality industry, involved in restaurant operations and has implemented technology solutions, designed to improve the hospitality industry, for various operators throughout North America.

Dylan Gilezan, eXp Commercial

Dylan Gilezan is a Licensed Real Estate Agent specializing in Residential and Commercial Real Estate throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Dylan also works as a Valuation Analyst and Consultant for Capital Connect. Recently, he graduated from Centre College majoring in Economics and Finance, with a minor in Spanish.

Dylan Gilezan, eXp Commercial

Commercial Advisor | Business Analyst
Dylan Gilezan is a Licensed Real Estate Agent specializing in Residential and Commercial Real Estate throughout the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Dylan also works as a Valuation Analyst and Consultant for Capital Connect. Recently, he graduated from Centre College majoring in Economics and Finance, with a minor in Spanish.

Senad Veletanlic, eXp Commercial

Senad Veletanlic has held his real estate license for more than 20 years and recently transitioned to eXp Commercial as a Commercial Advisor. He is also the president and founder of Piccolo Inc. Senad has completed several degrees and certifications including a bachelor’s degree and his MBA at Western Kentucky University, as well as a Certificate of Business Excellence from Vanderbilt University. Senad's background perfectly positions him to be an expert in industrial, land, and business brokering for the Gilezan Global team.

Senad Veletanlic, eXp Commercial

Commercial Advisor
Senad Veletanlic has held his real estate license for more than 20 years and recently transitioned to eXp Commercial as a Commercial Advisor. He is also the president and founder of Piccolo Inc. Senad has completed several degrees and certifications including a bachelor’s degree and his MBA at Western Kentucky University, as well as a Certificate of Business Excellence from Vanderbilt University. Senad's background perfectly positions him to be an expert in industrial, land, and business brokering for the Gilezan Global team.

Dianna Gray, eXp Commercial

Dianna Gray joined the Gilezan Global team in August 2022 as the Director of Operations. Dianna has the ideal skill set to support and manage our growing team and volume of business. Dianna has been licensed in real estate for more than 16 years. Prior to Gilezan Global, Dianna successfully managed top producing real estate agents at Keller Williams and Allen Tate in North Carolina. At eXp Realty she held positions in Contract Compliance for the state of North Carolina supporting 1,200 agents.

Dianna Gray, eXp Commercial

Director of Operations, Commercial Advisor
Dianna Gray joined the Gilezan Global team in August 2022 as the Director of Operations. Dianna has the ideal skill set to support and manage our growing team and volume of business. Dianna has been licensed in real estate for more than 16 years. Prior to Gilezan Global, Dianna successfully managed top producing real estate agents at Keller Williams and Allen Tate in North Carolina. At eXp Realty she held positions in Contract Compliance for the state of North Carolina supporting 1,200 agents.

eXp REALTY

Stephanie Gilezan, eXp Realty

Stephanie Gilezan began her Real Estate career in 1999 at 21 years old. She has specialized in Commercial, Land Development, Asset Management, Industrial, Distressed Assets and Hospitality since her start. Throughout her career, Gilezan has transacted over 10,000 Real Estate and Business transactions across the nation and in multiple countries. Fueled by her passion to disrupt and improve the industry, Gilezan has dedicated herself to education and collaboration while building a strong team which has done more than 3 billion in volume.

Stephanie Gilezan, eXp Realty

CEO | Real Estate Broker
Stephanie Gilezan began her Real Estate career in 1999 at 21 years old. She has specialized in Commercial, Land Development, Asset Management, Industrial, Distressed Assets and Hospitality since her start. Throughout her career, Gilezan has transacted over 10,000 Real Estate and Business transactions across the nation and in multiple countries. Fueled by her passion to disrupt and improve the industry, Gilezan has dedicated herself to education and collaboration while building a strong team which has done more than 3 billion in volume.

Matt Wilson, eXp Realty

Matt Wilson is a solution focused agent/broker zeroing in on the goals of clients. He is a Louisville, KY based commercial agent with extensive experience and knowledge of the hospitality industry in many different capacities. His experience in many different business verticals allows him to connect buyers and sellers alike. He enjoys meeting people all over the country with a connection to a great city. Choosing Matt as a partner to sell or find a business will be considered pivotal for many years to come.

Matt Wilson, eXp Realty

Partner | Commercial Agent
Matt Wilson is a solution focused agent/broker zeroing in on the goals of clients. He is a Louisville, KY based commercial agent with extensive experience and knowledge of the hospitality industry in many different capacities. His experience in many different business verticals allows him to connect buyers and sellers alike. He enjoys meeting people all over the country with a connection to a great city. Choosing Matt as a partner to sell or find a business will be considered pivotal for many years to come.

Lorre Wilson, eXp Realty

With more than 12 years of Real Estate experience, Lorre Wilson made it possible for eXp to be Open For Business in all 50 states when she became the eXp Broker for West Virginia. She grew the state from 1 agent to more than 130 agents. Now back to what she loves, representing clients in their Real Estate transactions in WV, OH & KY.

Lorre Wilson, eXp Realty

Real Estate Broker
With more than 12 years of Real Estate experience, Lorre Wilson made it possible for eXp to be Open For Business in all 50 states when she became the eXp Broker for West Virginia. She grew the state from 1 agent to more than 130 agents. Now back to what she loves, representing clients in their Real Estate transactions in WV, OH & KY.

Cal Lewellyn, eXp Realty

Cal brings vast business valuation and M&A knowledge to the Gilezan team. After leading sales & development initiatives for Corporate Value Metrics, a consulting-software company, Cal got the itch to create value in real estate. He began searching for deals and started buying real estate with Dylan. That led to obtaining his Real Estate license and joining the Gilezan team as a sales agent and M&A advisor to small-medium sized business owners. Cal is also a commercial drone pilot and enjoys traveling & filming exotic destinations.

Cal Lewellyn, eXp Realty

Real Estate Agent | Business Analyst
Cal brings vast business valuation and M&A knowledge to the Gilezan team. After leading sales & development initiatives for Corporate Value Metrics, a consulting-software company, Cal got the itch to create value in real estate. He began searching for deals and started buying real estate with Dylan. That led to obtaining his Real Estate license and joining the Gilezan team as a sales agent and M&A advisor to small-medium sized business owners. Cal is also a commercial drone pilot and enjoys traveling & filming exotic destinations.

Tanner Lopez, eXp Realty

Tanner Lopez is a native to Louisville, Kentucky and a Licensed Real Estate Professional that specializes in residential and distressed property. Tanner also graduated from Centre College in 2020 with studies in economics, finance, and political science. With his Kentucky real estate license, Tanner takes great pride in maintaining the growth of his hometown, Louisville. His favorite local spot is the iconic Churchill Downs Racetrack.

Tanner Lopez, eXp Realty

Real Estate Agent
Tanner Lopez is a native to Louisville, Kentucky and a Licensed Real Estate Professional that specializes in residential and distressed property. Tanner also graduated from Centre College in 2020 with studies in economics, finance, and political science. With his Kentucky real estate license, Tanner takes great pride in maintaining the growth of his hometown, Louisville. His favorite local spot is the iconic Churchill Downs Racetrack.

Colette Koetsier, eXp Realty

Colette Koetsier represents Florida’s finest properties with exceptional skill. Her years of full-time experience have given her a clear vision of the mindset of home buyers through a thorough understanding of the marketplace. Her professional approach and open communication have resulted in consistently great results. She is originally from South Africa, lived in England for six years and now resides in the United States!

Colette Koetsier, eXp Realty

Real Estate Agent
Colette Koetsier represents Florida’s finest properties with exceptional skill. Her years of full-time experience have given her a clear vision of the mindset of home buyers through a thorough understanding of the marketplace. Her professional approach and open communication have resulted in consistently great results. She is originally from South Africa, lived in England for six years and now resides in the United States!

Dacia Berry

Dacia Berry is a graduate from the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Marketing) and a minor in franchise management. She provides daily marketing materials and services for the Owner, Brokers, and Real Estate team at Gilezan Global.

Dacia Berry

Marketing Coordinator
Dacia Berry is a graduate from the University of Louisville with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration (Marketing) and a minor in franchise management. She provides daily marketing materials and services for the Owner, Brokers, and Real Estate team at Gilezan Global.