Steven is a Commercial Real Estate Broker specializing in Retail and Industrial Warehouse properties. Before joining Coldwell Banker Commercial SunCoast early in 2015, he was the Commercial Director for KW Commercial in Jacksonville, NC. He brings with him extensive executive management experience at the CEO, VP and Director levels.
Steven as a well-respected Retail Industry veteran has earned numerous distinctions throughout his 30-plus years in the Retail Industry. As CEO of a regional Grocery Wholesaler, Retailer and Distribution Company, he doubled the company’s sales volume in less than five years, taking the company from a loss to earnings well into the seven figures. Under his leadership, the Company made a successful acquisition of another retail location and partnered with a Local Developer in acquiring an existing shopping Center and the development of a 60 acre former distribution center into a new regional shopping center containing a 250,000 sqft Wal-Mart Supercenter and a 5 story office building.
He also has over 20 years’ experience with the Kroger Company rising to the level of Division Director of Grocery with responsibility for over a billion dollars in annual sales for over one hundred store locations, successfully directing a team of forty-two professionals. During his career at Kroger, he was also an integral part of new store development as well as distribution and logistics optimization.
He is currently pursuing his CCIM designation, and has successfully completed all of the required courses.
Retail, Site Development, Sales and Leasing
Industrial Warehousing and Logistic Facilities
Certified Commercial Investment Member Candidate (CCIM)
International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC) member
Regional Commercial Alliance of Southeastern NC member
Jacksonville Board of Realtors member & Platinum Sales volume level winner 2009 & 2010.