Brian Cheripka serves as a Senior Vice President of Land & Development and is directly responsible for one of iStar’s largest land assets, the Asbury Park Waterfront, a billion dollar 35-acre mixed-use redevelopment project. He drives strategic planning for the valuation, acquisition, entitlement, sales and marketing and construction of iStar’s residential, hospitality and entertainment assets. Prior to joining iStar, Mr. Cheripka worked at Trammell Crow Residential, Hovnanian Enterprises and UBS Investment Bank in various roles directly related to the financing and development of for-sale housing and multi-family rental projects. Mr. Cheripka holds a B.A. from Villanova University. Upon graduation, he spent several years serving in the U.S Army with the 101st Airborne Division.