Steven’s deep relationships with both private and institutional clients allows him to market prospective opportunities to the broadest possible pool of investors. Additionally, his extensive finance background provides him the ability to personally underwrite and package investments in fine detail.
Steven holds a B.A. in Economics and Political Science from the University of Michigan. He is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers.
Prior to Joining Friedman, Steven served as Senior Analyst at Emtec, Inc. in Chicago where he was staffed on various international financial technology consulting projects (South Africa, Canada, and Latin America). Concurrently, Steven served as Director of Business Development for his family’s specialized hospitality service company and was responsible for its expansion and rapid growth nationwide. Steven’s personal interests include travel, boating, cycling, technology, and community service.