Ridge Development appointed Steve Kros to executive vice president. He will be based in the firm's Atlanta office.
In his new role, Kros will be responsible for expanding Ridge Development's operations along the East Coast, securing business opportunities from New York to Florida. Kros will oversee each East Coast project including site selection, entitlement, construction, leasing and disposition. He also has the task of building and managing teams to handle the new projects.
Kros was previously with CRE Capital Advisors in Boston, where he provided specialized services to international institutional investors. Prior to that, he was vice president at AMB Property Corp., where he was in charge of real estate development and acquisition investments in East Coast markets.
Kros earned a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Northwestern University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.