Name : dseliga
Industry Type : Real Estate Developers
City & State : Orlando, Florida
Job Title Development Manager
Relocation Preferences : Willing to relocate
Objective :
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252 Hawthorne Groves Blvd. # 203, Orlando, Florida 32835
Cell (407) 353-5141


Real Estate Professional and MBA graduate with expertise in development at a corporation that has developed and/or acquired more than $300 M in residential and commercial properties. Over seven years of experience managing and leading consultant teams with projects in excess of 200 acres through the due-diligence, permitting, entitlement, and ultimate construction phase. Exceptional ability to communicate and build lasting relationships with the governing agencies and the consultant teams.


Boyd Development Corporation Orlando, FL
Orlando based Real-Estate Development Company
Development Manager (Promoted to this position in 2003)2003 Present

Management of all aspects, including the consultant team required for the entitlement, permitting, and construction of infrastructure for commercial and residential projects, as well as build to suit projects for retail, office, educational, and church facilities in excess of $70 M. Responsibilities include: pre-qualification, selection and negotiation of contracts with general contractors, engineers, architects, etc. Maintain cost detail reports, observing construction as the Owners representative, processing contractors payments, managing the change order process, managing turnover of the building to operations, and managing project closeout.
* Build successful relationships with brokers, attorneys, government agencies, and municipal bodies required for site evaluation, selection, and development.
* Successfully manage multiple commercial and mixed use projects through the comprehensive plan amendment and re-zoning process.
* Pre-qualify, hire, and oversee consultants and contractors that perform initial project due diligence such as survey, geotechnical, environmental site assessments, traffic and drainage studies. Review reports of same and make recommendations to the Owner and Vice President.
* Develop scope of work, timing and project budgets.
* Negotiate contracts with engineers, architects, etc. and oversee these consultants to ensure the construction plans are complete for submittal and approved by clients and various governing jurisdictions.
* Lead projects through the approval process required to develop properties that include major retail clients such as Wal-Mart, Publix, Walgreens, etc.
* Over 10 years of experience designing and planning conceptual site plans in AutoCAD for commercial, office, and residential properties up to 200 acres in size.

Boyd Development Corporation Continued:
Project AdministratorApril 1999 2003

Assistant to the Development Manager, responsible for preparing conceptual site plans in AutoCAD for retail and office developments.
* Coordinate with utility companies on the availability of utilities for new developments.
* Prepare exhibits in AutoCAD for marketing and legal agreements.
* Request proposals from consultants required for the initial project due diligence.


AutoCAD, Excel, Lotus, Word, Word Perfect, Power Point, Outlook, Project


University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
Masters in Business Administration, April 2009

Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL
Bachelor of Science in Industrial Technology, May 1998
* Deans List
* Member of Pi Kappa Alpha Fraternity

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