Founder & Chairman, BACKSTREETS CAPITAL, St. Petersburg
Since retiring from Sembler Co. in 2008, Sher has formed Backstreets Capital, which acquires and develops real estate throughout Florida. The company targets opportunities in the single-family, multifamily, office and retail sectors. It also invests in real estate lending and equity opportunities. Sher continues to be an adviser at Osprey Capital and Sabal Trust, companies in which he has an investment. In addition, he has a family business consulting practice.
|EDUCATION||Northwestern University (BS, MS, MBA)|
|FLORIDA LOVE||I enjoy the Midwest feel of the Tampa Bay area. Nice people treating each other (generally) pretty well.|
|WOULD CHANGE ABOUT FLORIDA||Take a more long-term approach to investing in the services that we provide to our citizens. Being in the bottom quartile in the U.S. in most social service categories in nothing to proud of.|
|NEW HOBBY||I now listen to some podcasts. My current favorite is Stuff You Should Know.|