Our Partners


Randy Knott


Randy Knott was born 1952 in San Jose CA. He attended grade school in San Jose area and graduated in 1970 from Pioneer High school. After school Randy pursued a career as a retail sales manager in San Jose and later Sacramento.

In 1979 he moved to the Redding area and started work in a family construction business. In 1983 Randy began work with Sky Crest Enterprises as a service/construction manager. In his 25 years experience at SkyCrest he was responsible for establishing and managing six separate divisions. The combined divisions were responsible for the development of individual property sites and delivery of modular homes. His divisions managed over 300+ project sites per year with total sales of over 50 million annually. Randy’s role at SkyCrest was also that of Chief Safety Officer and head of consumer satisfaction. At the time of leaving, SkyCrest was in the top 5 percentile nationally for customer satisfaction with over 7,500 homes delivered. Randy left Skycrest Enterprises in 2007 holding the title of corporate production manager and began work with his son’s to form K2 Development Companies. Since its establishment Randy has successfully managed 18 million in construction and development efforts on over 50+ project sites. Randy currently resides in Anderson, CA with his wife Patty and dog Sammie. Principal


Daniel Knott

Managing Partner

Daniel Knott is Managing Partner of K2 Development Companies. He joined K2 in 2006, bringing more with him a background in finance and accounting and core sales and leadership skills.

Daniel Knott oversees the corporate direction and strategy for K2's property management and renewable energy development operations, including sales, support, consulting, marketing, and channel alliances. He focuses on strategy, leadership, innovation, and customers. Says Mr. Knott, "It's our job as a company to provide continuous value to our clients through innovation, and hands on approach to solutions."

Before joining K2, Daniel Knott attended college at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo obtaining a degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Accounting and a minor in economics. Mr. Knott is also an active member in the Redding community’s youth programs and has a deep passion to positively impact the Greater Redding area through his real estate development, business and philanthropic efforts.


Allen Knott


Allen Knott was born 1976 in Sacramento, CA in 1979 he moved to Anderson, CA at the age of 3. Allen went to grade school in the Happy Valley School District and high school at West Valley in Cottonwood. After leaving high school he attended Shasta College for 2 years.

There he obtainined his AA and then continued his studies at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo where he achieved his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in finance and a minor in economics. Immediately following college as a regional sales manager for Principal Financial Group consulting on corporate, non-profit and group retirement plans. Over the course of the past 15 years at Principal he has successfully managed over $2.5 billion in corporate retirement funds. In 2003 Allen began investing into K2 Development Family of Companies. Since then he has helped grow the company and its affiliates to success in the real estate market despite the negative economic pressures. Allen currently resides in Rocklin, CA with his wife Kristen and their children, Anthony and Korinne.