Stephen Garchik has spent his life developing and expanding successful businesses, maximizing his partners’ investments, and giving back to the community. He understands how to create sustainable business opportunities that offer winning outcomes for all parties involved. He also understands the importance of helping the greater community and how such assistance benefits and strengthens everyone, not just those who are the direct recipients of the aid.
Steve has been a real estate developer and owner for 32 years. He and his partners at The Evans Company of McLean, Virginia and SJM Partners Inc. of Palm Beach, Florida have developed over 10 million square feet of office space, residential properties, self-storage projects, retail space, and industrial projects. His clients have included the Army Corps of Engineers, National Science Foundation, Booz Allen Hamilton, the University of Maryland, K-mart, Sprint, Mobil Oil, Northwestern Mutual, Lehman Brothers, the Marriott family, the United States Postal Service, and several residential golf course communities.
Steve is also a co-founder or original investor of the following enterprises: Cambridge Health Education, with three allied educational campuses located in Florida and Georgia; Pegasus Tower, a Virginia company which erects and leases cellular towers; Celcom, a consortium for a cellular company in Liberia and Guinea Conkray; Championship Golf Management, owner and manager of multiple golf courses in Florida and Pennsylvania; LISCR, the Liberian ship registry company; and New River Valley Radio Network, which owned and operated several Virginia radio stations. At Intersection, Steve has worked on strategy and fundraising for its businesses. Steve serves on the board of several non-profit institutions. He holds a Bachelor of Science and M.B.A. degree from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.