At GDP Group we pride ourselves on understanding the needs of tenants, landlords, retailers, and restaurateurs alike. Our market knowledge is sustained by our unparalleled information and technology search platforms that allow us to recognize demographic trends and detect locations where businesses will thrive.

Meet the GDP Group Team

G. Daniel Pedemonte

Principal / CEO & Managing Broker of GDP Group, Ltd.

Daniel is a Licensed Business Broker and a Licensed Commercial Real Estate Broker in Illinois and Florida, Daniel has spent the past 20 years representing Sellers, Buyers, Landlords and Tenants by advising on the Sale and Acquisitions of Businesses and Leasing of Commercial / Retail Spaces with a special emphasis on the Hospitality industry (restaurants, lounges and hotels).

Valerie Heady


Ms. Heady is a seasoned real estate professional who joined GDP Group in November of 2017. Her primary focus is to research market and financial viability of property locations and to provide clients with insights and recommendations for site selection and licensing. She brings a variety of experience to the group ranging from commercial real estate brokerage to financial analysis and asset management.

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