About Us

Meet our Team

Phill Grove

Phill Grove


Phill Grove is the co-founder of the Canis Major Incubator, real estate investor, national speaker and advocate for Texas real estate Investors’ rights. He chose to leave a successful career in the tech sector to invest in Texas real estate back in 2003. Phill has participated in over 1,200 real estate transactions along with his partner and wife Shenoah Grove.

Phill is also a mentor to thousands of real estate investors throughout Texas and has helped launch the largest real estate investor network in Texas. Phill and Shenoah also advocate for Texas Real Estate Investors’ rights during the Texas Legislative sessions to ensure there’s representation for non-institutional investors at the lawmaking table. Phill holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from George Washington University.

Shenoah Grove


Shenoah Grove is the co-founder of the Canis Major Incubator, real estate investor and has also founded multiple real estate investing associations throughout Texas. Shenoah is also a prized speaker because of her no nonsense approach to real estate investing and teaching about real estate.

She has been investing in Texas real estate since 2003. She holds a B.A. from the University of Texas and an M.B.A. from Rice University. She’s also a REALTOR and Broker licensed in Texas. She’s participated in over 1,200 real estate transactions along with her husband and business partner, Phill Grove. The Groves live in Austin, TX with their son, Zilker.

David Teo

Chief Operating Officer

A graduate of The University of Texas at Austin, David brings with him over a decade of corporate experience in a multinational technology corporation where he was responsible for global marketing and strategy.

David left the technology industry to take on opportunities in the Real Estate industry where he ran a very successful investment company focused on Infill Development Projects around downtown Austin TX.

As part of his strategy to diversify his business within real estate, David branched into commercial real estate investing. He is currently invested in numerous commercial deals ranging from value-add assets that are currently in operation, to new construction multifamily assets.

Leveraging his prior corporate experience, as well as his experience in real estate development and investment, David provides strong leadership in implementing best practices to achieve operational excellence in the organization.