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Intram Investments, Inc. is an Orlando, Florida-based real estate development and restaurant investment company. Since its inception in 1991, Intram’s activities have centered on its strategic plan via acquisitions of high-profile, infill retail properties and build-to-suit developments at premium locations throughout Central Florida; investments in the food service industry spanning seven states; and other endeavors.

Rashid A. Khatib, President / CEO
As the President of Intram Investments, Inc., Mr. Rashid Khatib has directed the activities of Intram and its predecessor since 1985. Under his guidance, Intram has grown to be a leading real estate development company in Central Florida. Intram’s growth resulted from the strong relationships formed with investors, lending institutions, buyers, sellers, tenants, and real estate professionals.

Mr. Khatib received a Master in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance, and a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Baltimore. In addition, Mr. Khatib has a bachelor degree in Philosophy from the Lebanese University in Beirut.

Zahi W. Khouri, Chairman
With various investments in the Middle East, Mr. Khouri is Chairman of The Coca-Cola Bottling Company and Board Member of the largest investment holding company, Palestine Development & Investment Co. (PADICO).

Prior to Intram, Mr. Khouri was a global activities director and board member of The Olayan Group.

Mr. Khouri received a Master of Science in Engineering from the Stuttgart Institute of Technology in Stuttgart, Germany and a Master of Business Administration from the European Institute of Business Administration (INSEAD) in Fontainebleau, France

Randall R. Hodge, Executive Vice President
Mr. Hodge is Executive Vice President of Intram Investments, Inc. and is involved in all aspects of Intram’s operations. Mr. Hodge joined Intram in 1995 and since has directed Intram’s project implementation, including contract and lease negotiation, project management, due diligence activities, acquisition, disposition, and finance.

Prior to joining Intram, Mr. Hodge was involved in restaurant development and operations, as well as, having practiced real estate and commercial law at a mid-western law firm adding vital experience to the Intram management team.

Mr. Hodge received a Bachelor of Science Degree and a Juris Doctor Degree from the University of South Dakota.

Corey O. Balzer, President Twistee Treat USA
Mr. Balzer is the President of Twistee Treat USA, LLC, the operating arm of the Twistee Treat family of companies. As a 27 year veteran in the hospitality industry, Mr. Balzer worked with T.G.I. Friday’s Corporation for 23 years. With Friday’s his titles included Managing Partner, General Manager, Director of Operations and Vice President and was the most decorated executive at T.G.I. Friday’s during his tenure. As Regional Vice President Mr. Balzer was responsible for the operation of over 80 casual dining restaurants in the southeast. In addition to his career with Friday’s, Corey brought the Planet Smoothie chain to Orlando, opening 11 units before selling them and developed a successful pizza chain—American Pie Pizza Company—which he grew to several company and franchise operated restaurants before selling the concept.

Mr. Balzer received a Bachelor of Science in Hospitality Management from Penn State University in State College, Pennsylvania. As President, Corey is responsible for all aspects of Twistee Treat’s operations and development.