Stephen R. Quazzo
Chief Executive Officer, Managing Director and Co-founder,
Pearlmark Real Estate Partners, LLC
Director since: 1999
Mr. Quazzo is the Chief Executive Officer and has been the Managing Director and co-founder of Pearlmark Real Estate Partners, L.L.C., formerly known as Transwestern Investment Company, L.L.C., a real estate principal investment firm, since March 1996. From April 1991 to March 1996, Mr. Quazzo was President of Equity Institutional Investors, Inc., a private investment firm and a subsidiary of Equity Group Investments, Inc.
As the Chief Executive Officer of Pearlmark Real Estate Partners, Mr. Quazzo brings to the Board significant expertise in real estate matters and investment strategy. He also has a deep understanding of the Company’s business as a result of his extended tenure with the Company.