In 2006, Mr. O’Neill was named Entrepreneur in Residence at Fox School of Business at Temple University
In 2003, J. Brian O’Neill was named the Citizen of the Year by the PenJerDel Council, and received a personal letter of congratulations from Congressman Jim Gerlach.
In 2002, O’Neill Properties was honored with a Certificate of Appreciation from the White House Communications Agency for Mr. O’Neill’s welcome to President Bush during a visit to the Philadelphia area.
Brian O’Neill | Founder and Principal of AmericaNow, MLP, O’Neill Properties Group, and Recovery Center of America
Brian O’Neill is one of the nation’s foremost experts of brownfield remediation and redevelopment. Mr. O’Neill and his team at his privately owned, O’Neill Properties Group (“OPG”) have rezoned and developed thousands of multi-family apartments, millions of square feet of Class-A commercial office space and retail since being founded in 1988.
OPG is a real estate development and construction organization that is dedicated to developing residential and commercial real estate in wealthy towns and building viable live, work and play communities. In doing so, OPG brings employment, upscale housing and tax revenues to the regions where it develops.
In 2014, Mr. O’Neill assembled a team of the nation’s foremost professionals in behavioral and acute healthcare and founded Recovery Centers of America (“RCA”), a comprehensive substance abuse disorder treatment provider. Mr. O’Neill and his RCA team carefully designed a platform to transform the substance abuse disorder treatment industry. In 2015, RCA obtained a $231.5 million investment from Deerfield Management©, the investment is one of the largest private equity placements to-date in the behavioral health sector. The firm is building more than 1,000 inpatient substance abuse disorder treatment beds, and 10 outpatient centers by the mid-2018.
*The loan repayment amount reflects America Now’s affiliated companies’ repayment of non-EB-5 loans since 1996.