Guest Speaker: Edward M. Kobel
Ed is the President and COO of DeBartolo Development. He leads a team that has created a nationwide real estate investment platform spanning from Hawaii to Florida. Capitalized by the DeBartolo Family and major capital commitments that Ed secured with institutional partners, DeBartolo Development has underwritten a real estate pipeline of over $1 billion. Originally from Pittsburgh, Penn., Ed served in the U.S. Army's counter-intelligence department. He lives in Tampa, Fla., with his wife Becky of 29 years and daughters Elizabeth and Katherine.