Kyle B. McDonough

Name: Kyle B. McDonough
Age: 37
Title: Principal at Tower Capital
Married/Single: married
Kids: two daughters, 6 & 3.
City you live in: Phoenix
A typical day in my life includes…  
getting kids ready for school, making them breakfast, work, work, work, gym, cook dinner for the family, hangout, work, bed.
I was born… 
in Chicago, but spent most of life in northern Wisconsin in a small town called Minocqua.
My favorite thing about Arizona… 
the weather.
I’m listening to… 
reggae at the moment, but my music collection is very eclectic. If I’m in the gym, I listen to house music, but then
can be caught listening to country or top hits.
My family… 
is everything.  We love hanging out as a family.  My wife and I are very fortunate to have both parents living in Arizona and I get to see them at least a few days a week.  My wife and I each own our own businesses, so family time is quality time and we really enjoy our free time on the weekends.
If I could have dinner with anyone, it would be… 
Warren Buffet.
One thing I cannot live without… 
sunshine, hence why I live here.
When I was younger, I wanted to be… 
a doctor.
I’m inspired by… 
growing our company and watching everyone succeed
The one person who motivates me is… 
my wife.
If I could change anything in the world, it would be… 
inequality.  Everyone deserves a chance.
The perfect day would be… 
playing at the Atlantis Resort in the Bahamas with my wife and kids.  We love this place and look forward to going back in March.
My first job was… 
financial planning at New York Life Insurance.
My favorite escape…
the beach in Coronado, CA.
My life…
is full of joy and happiness.
I’m currently working on… 
ground up financing for a Hilton Home 2 Suites, office and retail refinance in Tempe, town home development near ASU, single family for rent refinances and construction financing and NNN retail finance.
Always… 
do the right thing.
Never… 
underestimate someone.
Favorite Quote…
“Never let success get to your head and never let failure get to your heart.”
Biggest Dream…. 
living in my beach house and watching the ocean.
My Pet Peeve(s)… 
people that do not respond or call back while were in the middle of a transaction.
More about Kyle…
Kyle is the co-founder of Tower Capital. After graduating from ASU with a degree in Business Management, Kyle worked as the VP at Merrill Lynch holding a series 6, 63, 66, 7 and Life and Health Licenses. Following Merrill Lynch, Kyle served as Director and Member of the Investment Committee at a private debt fund. As one of Tower’s principals, Kyle has an extensive background in a broad spectrum of the commercial real estate industry, including mortgage banking, securities and private lending.


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