Louis Vergona began his career in real estate in 1972 with Gerald D. Hines Interests as a project manager of One Shell Square and senior manager of its banking office division. In 1978, Vergona was recruited by Westminster Corporation where, as president, he directed the operation of commercial properties in New Orleans, Baton Rouge, San Antonio and Chicago. Additionally, during his tenure, Louis was instrumental in the project development of eight major office buildings as well as two significant residential properties.
In 1988, Louis was named vice president of John Kushner and Associates, an affiliate of Landmark Land of Carmel, California, where he developed a team responsible for the management of 4,000,000 square feet of office buildings, 1,000,000 square feet of retail centers, and 2000 apartment units.
In 1997, Vergona joined Transwestern Commercial Services and worked on numerous property management and leasing assignments which included the site location and opening of 85 stores for Harbor Freight Tools.
For the past several years, Louis has been a commercial realtor and operated primarily within the New Orleans market.
A graduate of Louisiana State University, Louis holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics. He has served on the boards of numerous civic and private organizations and was recently invited to become an Advisory Board member of Hudson Pacific Capital, a private equity firm.