$2.5B+ in Assets – Dwayne Clark, Aegis Living

Dwayne Clark Runs Aegis Living with $2.5B+ in Real Estate Assets

Best Advice I Ever Received: Love all, trust few, always paddle your own canoe.

Best Advice I’d Give To Someone Who Wants To Build A $10m+ Business: Assume all the risk and hire best talent possible.



In this episode, Steve, Mary, Richard, and Dwayne discuss:

  • Having an employee first culture
  • Growing Aegis and raising capital through the embryonic stages
  • The Potato Soup Foundation and having a community of sustainability
  • Living at Aegis and the family culture

Key Takeaways:

  • Love all trust few always paddle your own canoe
  • You can wallow in the quagmire of your life, or you can turn it into rocket fuel and launch yourself out
  • Accept ideas from your workers. Don’t just say no without consideration
  • Take care of yourself, physically and mentally. Without your health, you cannot help others

“It’s the people that touch the clientele that make the difference.”Dwayne Clark

About Dwayne Clark: Founder: Aegis Living – one of the Nation’s premier assisted living communities with over 30 locations, 2000 staff members, and over 60,000 residents served.  

Film Producer: Award-winning film ‘Big Sonia’ and ‘Full Court’ – The Spencer Haywood Story, about the iconic NBA Hall of Famer.

Author: A Big Life; 30 Summers More; My Mother, My son; Saturday’s with G.G, Help Wanted: Recruiting, Hiring and Retaining Exceptional Staff.

Philanthropist: Dwayne supports more than 70 local and global charities and has founded four of his own including: The D1 Foundation, The Potato Soup Foundation, The Clark Family Legacy Foundation, and The Queen Bee Café. Member and Former Chairman on the NW Chapter of YPO.  


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Facebook: Dwayne J. Clark

Website: DwayneJClark.com

Instagram: @dwaynejclark   

Youtube: Aegis Living

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Podcast Reviews

  • Follow your passion
    by Allison's itunes from United States

    Loved it.I loved that it showed that listening to your gut and following your passion works. NOw of his ideas sounded like they would be what I would do but that doesn't matter. they were what he thought was cool and he got it. that was what that mattered. He GOT IT. Everyone else had to catch up. when they did he was there. my mind is now working overtime. where is my husband. i have to talk to him now!