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About Us

Who We Are

Formed in 2020 during the peak of the COVID-19 pandemic, Barbara Rea started Rea Advisory Group to help both businesses and business professionals maximize profitability and create enterprise value in a time when businesses have been hit hard and every dollar counts.

The Rea Advisory Group is your one-stop-shop for outsourced COO needs – whether it be to supplement your existing team for a project or to provide an outside perspective to your business challenges. We are comprised of experts in strategic planning for businesses, marketing and communications, public relations, human relations, technology implementations and support, and executive coaching and mentoring.

Led by Barbara Rea, the group is comprised of trusted professionals who have deep track records in their field and are committed to working with integrity and honesty in all that they do.

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Meet Our Leader

Barbara Rea

Barbara Rea is a seasoned real estate professional with a demonstrated track record of leading and inspiring teams to improve operational productivity and profitability. Having successfully climbed the corporate ladder for 20 years, Barbara Rea earned her spot in the C-suite as one of the few women in her field. As a Chief Operating Officer for a private equity real estate firm, Barbara Rea played a critical role in raising $750 million in institutional equity, creating a profitable operating platform and hired more than 100 employees to build the business. While under her leadership, the firm grew to be on the 2019 Inc 5000 Fastest Growing Businesses, as well as Orange County Business Journal’s Best Places to work. She has been featured in many publications and is a frequent speaker at industry events to share her lessons learned to help others grow their businesses successfully.

Barbara ventured out on her own in 2020, creating Rea Advisory Group, and is currently working with growing businesses to determine how to maximize profitability and create enterprise value through corporate brand building and culture creation to inspire high-performing teams.

Barbara resides in Newport Beach, California with her husband, two sons, and golden retriever.

Podcast Features


On this episode of the Impact Real Estate Podcast presented by Jackson Lucas Executive Search, we welcome a new year with a new season of the show with the COO of Arden Logistics Parks, Barb Rea. Barb walks us through the day-in-the-life of a high profile executive, how she got her foot in door in CRE.


Listen to Barbara on The People Strategy Podcast. Barbara joins the show to share her thoughts on how organizations can ensure their people feel fulfilled in the work that they do while also ensuring that the business goals are met.


Listen to Barbara on Paola Rosser’s podcast Journey of a Fearless Female. Barbara discusses growing businesses to determine how to maximize profitability and create enterprise value. 


Your Intention Matters: The podcast by Salespeople for Salespeople. Paul Madott, the Managing Partner of SOAR Training, covers the power of INTENTION with Barbara Rea.


Living the Dream of Real Estate Investments with Special Guest Barbara Rea: Join Ben Wilson as he welcomes special guest Barbara Rea of Rea Advisory Group to discuss the world of real estate investment.


IMN Podcast Series – Women in Thought Leadership: IMN’s Maddi Heckman interviews Barbara Rea, Founder of Rea Advisory Group. Barbara shares her experiences trailblazing in the Real Estate industry, the value of diversity in the workplace, and lessons learned as a valued leader.


Transform Your Workplace – Why Investing in Your People is Critical to Business Success: Barbara reflects on her years of business experience, from the highs to the lows. She offers invaluable advice to current business leaders and those who want to embark on building a new business.


Water the Bamboo – Unleashing Your Potential: Barbara Rea joins Greg Bell for an intimate discussion on growing a career starting at age 12, to being adopted and how that shaped Barbara’s optimism, and what she would say to people who have imposter syndrome.

Our services

Looking for results in your business? Tap into a strategic thought partner who wants to watch you achieve your business goals by understanding your current roadblocks and destroying them with you.

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