Mission: Butterbean Development Group LLC is a local family owned real estate development company dedicated to providing clients with superior quality and service across all aspects of real estate development. We at Butterbean work hard to make sure all our clients feel important because you are important to us and our city.

Vision: Our vision is to create neighborhoods in the City of New Orleans that excite the individuals living there and the community by bringing the history and culture alive through its structures.

Values: There are few company’s that bring the depth of knowledge that we do to our projects. Butterbean is unlike other development companies.

  • Depth. Our value is our in depth approach to all projects and our knowledge of the industry in its totality. This in depth approach comes from years of both institutional training and practical industry experience.
  • Transparency. We believe in the value of total transparency with our clients and investors to ensure a mutual trust. Customers have 24-hour access to progress reports through out their experience with Butterbean.
  • Competition and Innovation. Lastly, we believe that competition is the essence of innovation and we constantly looking both externally and internally for ways to improve and better serve our clients.

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Alex Bruno, PE, MBA, MS, PMP, is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at butterbeanabout.jpgWest Point with a degree (B.S) in civil engineering. Alex also has a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from Tulane University and a Masters of Science (MS) in Engineering Management from the University of Missouri.

After graduating from West Point Alex served in the U.S. Army as a combat engineer and is a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF). Upon the completion of his military service Alex moved to the City of New Orleans where he worked with the Corps of Engineers on the planning, design, and construction of the hurricane protection system.

Butterbean Development Group LLC was founded by Alex and his wife Amanda out of a love for the City of New Orleans.

Alex is a licensed general contractor and professional engineer in the State of Louisiana. He is also certified as a project management professional (PMP). Among other things Alex is a graduate of US Army Ranger School, US Army Airborne School, US Navy Dive School, and a New Orleans half-ironman finisher.     

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