Education, Certifications & Honors/Awards
Steve is a graduate of Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration and University of San Francisco’s School of Business.
He holds a California State Real Estate Brokers License (License #01310250) and a State of California College Teaching Certificate.
He has earned the industry’s top designations for advanced education which include:
(1) the Certified Business Broker (CBB) designation awarded by the California Association of Business Brokers (CABB);
(2) the Certified Business Intermediary (CBI) designation awarded by the International Business Brokers Association (IBBA); and,
(3) the Mergers and Acquisitions Mastery Intermediary (M&AMI) designation awarded by the Mergers and Acquisitions Source (M&A Source).
Steve was awarded the Fellow of IBBA (FIBBA) for his leadership role in teaching courses and conducting workshops at IBBA educational events and he has been a Co-Star Power Broker recipient for multiple years.
Lastly, Steve currently teaches the CABB Principles of Business Brokerage and IBBA Restaurant Sales, Valuation and Lease Analysis Course to real estate agents and brokers.