Our Team

Stephen Vesper
- Chief Executive Officer -

With over two decades of collective experience as a financier in Real Estate transactions, Mr. Vesper offers a deeply cultivated understanding of Traditional Finance, Non- Traditional Finance, Mortgage Banking, Investment Banking, Private Equity Funding, Real Estate transactions, Contract Underwriting, Mortgage Acquisitions, Term Modifications, Dispositions, Loss Mitigation, Short Sales, Foreclosure Defense, Foreclosure Auctions and REO Sales. As a result, his enriched background from collaborating with both large corporate organizations and private entities in the finance industry, allowed him to capitalize in his own firms. As a natural leader, Mr. Vesper honed his strong leadership and business development skills from working with successful business leaders of today. With his keen eye for detail, excellence and overall understanding of the loan origination, underwriting, loss mitigation and funding processes within both institutional lending and private equity lending, he has developed a high aptitude for results. Thus, allowing him to approach opportunities strategically.


Marshall Stanek
- Chief Operating Officer -

For over 25 years, efficiency through systems led Marshall to Director of Sales leadership positions with multiple professional and technology companies (e.g. Telecommunications, SAAS, CEO Roundtables and more). At the same time, his entrepreneurial spirit caused him to build his own personal real estate investing company to grow his family’s wealth.

With transactional experience in tax defaulted properties, fix & flips, REO portfolios, and transaction facilitation he’s teamed with NTX to bring that experience and leadership to help to build and continually improve the platform used by our sellers, buyers, 3rd Party Servicers and our own internal team to generate consistently above average returns.


Casey Connors  
- Marketing Director -

With diverse skillsets Casey has refined his talents over the last 20+ years working with a wide range of industries in business development, marketing and sales.  Since delving into Real Estate over 15 years ago, first in residential real estate in Nayarit, Mexico, Casey has been involved in international real estate marketing and sales as well as short term rentals management and completed dozens of luxury coastal home transactions.

In addition, While working in traditional real estate sales in Mexico Casey studied and invested in real estate projects on both sides of the US - Mexico border. Working with partners in the San Diego and nationwide he has transacted in a wide diversity of individual to Portfolio REO “Pools” of properties disposing with a range of Exit Strategies. Recently,

Casey has chosen to become a Capital Partner in NoteTradeX to share his leadership, technology, marketing and sales expertise to develop business for / with both seasoned veterans and the many challenged newer investors seeking the higher caliber of Note and REO assets and consulting required to profit and excel in this competitive marketplace.


Aaron Dressin 
- Chief Information & Technology -

Aaron’s love for computers & technology began in the 1980’s, helping his Father build and repair arcade games in the garage of their home. That passion has fueled a long career as a Software Professional, with over 20 years of experience in designing and building enterprise-scale products across a diverse set of domains including data analytics, e-commerce & financial systems, and cybersecurity. Previously, Aaron held the position of Principal Software Engineer at iBoss Cybersecurity. Aaron also previously served in technical leadership roles at Trion Worlds, Sony Network Entertainment, Sony Online Entertainment, and SAIC. Aaron is also a founding member and core contributor of the technology that drives the first Digital Therapeutic treatment to receive FDA breakthrough device designation, DTHR-ALZ.

Aaron holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of California, San Diego.

Christine Rydzik
- Chief Compliance Officer -

Christine is one of the co-founders of NoteTradeX and the Chief Compliance Officer. She is a Jersey girl with over 15 years of client service and project/account management experience. She has exceptional project management, forward thinking, organizational and client service skills.

Christine excels at fostering relationships and creating connections.
Christine is passionate about supporting women in business and breaking through the glass ceiling. She was the 2012 recipient of the Healthcare Business Woman’s Association (HBA) Rising Star award. Giving back is a huge part of who Christine is, she is committed to revolutionizing the foster care system in the US and giving every foster care child a fighting chance!

Christine is using her project management skills to help align the NTX companies. She thrives on finding buyers and helping them purchase inventory for their own portfolio; she realizes there is something deeper to the transaction, she is helping people reach and achieve their financial dreams one transaction at a time!


Diamond Connors
- Trade Desk Account Executive -

Diamond draws from an extensive history within the residential retail real estate market to bring strategic value as a Trade Desk Transactional Coordinator supporting both buyers and sellers for NoteTradeX.