AJ Sheppard


AJ Sheppard - Speaker at the PM Systems Conference

AJ Shepard, co-owner of Uptown Properties in Portland and a licensed contractor in Oregon, has been a transformative figure in the local real estate and property management community since 2010. His journey began with a passion for real estate and construction management, leading to the creation of a comprehensive service platform that streamlines maintenance and reduces costs for investors.

Beyond his entrepreneurial success, AJ’s dedication to the community shines through his volunteer work with ULI and FRESH, as well as his leadership roles, including serving as the 2023 Regional Vice President of the Pacific Division of the National Association of Residential Property Managers (NARPM).

AJ’s commitment to sharing knowledge and fostering growth within the real estate sector is evident in his role as co-host of the Westside Investors Network (WIN) podcast. Through WIN, he and his co-hosts deliver invaluable insights and education to real estate professionals, aiming to empower them with the freedom to grow and succeed in their investing endeavors. This initiative underscores AJ’s belief in the power of education and community support as foundational elements for success in the real estate industry.

Expanding his entrepreneurial ventures, AJ has also made a significant impact on the brewing industry through Uptown Beer Co. and Binary Brewing. Leveraging his real estate and construction expertise, he aimed to create a unique brewpub experience that combines contemporary design with a welcoming atmosphere. This endeavor represents AJ’s ability to cross industry boundaries, applying his vision and skills to foster innovation and community engagement in new and exciting ways.

Outside of his professional achievements, AJ finds balance and fulfillment in his personal life through passions such as golf, racquetball, and diving adventures. These pursuits not only showcase his zest for life and continuous learning but also reflect his belief in the importance of personal growth and exploration. AJ Shepard’s story is a testament to the power of passion, innovation, and community, marking him as a visionary leader whose impact resonates across industries and hobbies alike.

Join our event to discover how he and other industry experts can help you make a meaningful difference in your business! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn from the best.