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Steve Schnoll View Bio

Steven Schnoll

Steve Schnoll

Steven Schnoll

is a partner at General Capital. He received a degree in Business Administration from the University of Wisconsin – Madison and a law degree from Marquette University. He is licensed to practice law in both Illinois and Wisconsin. Prior to joining General Capital Group in early 1998, Steve developed office & industrial properties with Trammell Crow Company, a national development firm, and, as a Senior VP of Investment with NAI MLG, a regional full service real estate firm, acquired commercial real estate assets under the private placement equity program. Steve is a member of our Investment Committee and runs our multi-family apartment and national build-to-suit businesses.

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Sigurd Strautmanis View Bio

Sig Strautmanis

Sigurd Strautmanis

Sigurd Strautmanis

responsible for coordinating General Capital’s design, municipal entitlements, construction and marketing. In addition, Sig leads General Capital’s environmental initiatives, including managing the firm’s energy efficiency program and certifying new residential projects.

In 2004, Sig was named to the Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” list for his contributions to the profession and local community. Sig joined General Capital after working for LDR International, a nationally recognized land use and urban design firm in Columbia, Maryland and for the Village of Germantown, a high growth Milwaukee suburb. In addition to his work at General Capital, Sig is currently an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Urban Planning at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee. He has Masters degrees in Architecture and Urban Planning.

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David Weiss View Bio

David Weiss

David Weiss

David Weiss

is Chief Executive Officer of General Capital. He began his career in New York with Citibank’s Leveraged Capital Group in the 1980′s. David later became a Vice President in Citibank’s Institutional Recovery Management group, where he was involved in corporate workouts, restructurings and lender litigation. In 1993, David joined Citicorp Real Estate in Chicago, where he was Vice President and team leader in the Shopping Centers Group, managing a debt portfolio in excess of $400 million. As a founding Partner, he joined General Capital Group in 1997. David is a member of our Investment Committee and is responsible for of General Capital’s risk management.

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Michael Weiss View Bio

Michael Weiss

Michael Weiss

Michael Weiss

is president of General Capital. His extensive real estate background includes six years with Citibank in New York, during which he participated in loan transactions totaling more then $3 billion. After leaving Citicorp, Michael joined Midland Development Group as Partner/Executive Vice President in Cincinnati. He returned to Milwaukee in 1992 to open Midland’s third office. His tenure at the Midland Milwaukee office included approximately a dozen major transactions. In 1996, Michael founded General Capital. Michael is a member of our Investment Committee and is in charge of General Capital’s new development and acquisition businesses.

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General Capital is proud to be one of the most active private real estate development companies in Wisconsin. Our firm includes a close-knit group of partners with years of experience in the banking, construction and real estate industries. Our greatest strength is an ability to satisfy divergent customer needs and produce quality results within tight budgets and time frames. Because we hold our assets long-term, our projects receive the time and attention necessary to produce great results. We stand behind our work every day.

General Capital Group, LLP is our core company.

We have a proven track record of getting the job done. The group continues to be the most active developer of grocery-related real estate in Wisconsin. We have also become one of the top industrial build-to-suit developers in the area. We find solutions to difficult sites, challenging tenants and volatile community politics. We uncover the details that make the difference between a good project and a great one. After all, it’s all about execution.