Steve is the President and Founder of Dostart Development Company, LLC (DDC). Prior to founding DDC, he was a Partner at the Mozart Development Company. Steve is a leader in Transit-Oriented Design and in utilizing the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) standards for efficient and sustainable design. He has overseen the development of significant campus and single-building projects totaling over two million square feet in Palo Alto, Mountain View and Sunnyvale working collaboratively with notable international firms such as Hewlett Packard, Goldman Sachs & Co., TDK USA, KPMG, AOL Netscape, Morgan Stanley, Norwest Bank, Synopsys and Network Appliance.
Earlier in his career, Steve worked in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs in New York, for the Trammell Crow family at the Trammell Crow Company in Dallas and for the Centre City Development Corporation in San Diego.
Steve currently is a board member and Past President of NAIOP Silicon Valley, a member of the Stanford Real Estate Counsel, the Policy Advisory Board for the Fisher Center for Real Estate & Urban Economics, the Grand Boulevard Initiativeand the Atherton Community Center Advisory Committee. He is also a member of the national board and chair of the Silicon Valley regional board of Reading Partners and on the leadership council of New Schools Venture Fund. He previously served on the Management Board at the Graduate School of Business at Stanford University, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar, and graduated Magna Cum Laude from Harvard College.back to contacts