Getting through the entitlement and construction process is expensive and filled with risk. We developed an innovative approach that maximizes your chance of success. We will make your construction management team more effective and give you greater cost certainty.
We use “success fee” billing that gets everyone focused on the same goal. Let’s discuss your challenge. You are an expert in the existing process, talk to us about a different approach and see if it makes sense for you.
Development Leadership Team
Derek Smith is a three-decade veteran of the construction and real estate development community. Mr. Smith is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, and Stanford University with degrees in both mechanical (bachelor of science) and civil engineering (master of science), respectively.
Veronica A. Smith is the Managing Principal, and Founder of Impact Brands Inc. (IBI), a project management and strategic consulting firm committed to tackling the most complex challenges surrounding housing, community, and economic development. IBI has partnered with High View Strategies to support real estate development projects and provide process support from project concept to completion.
Russell Lowery has over 25 years of hands-on political and policy negotiating experience. He provides political, policy, strategy, and association management services to clients in California and Washington, DC. Mr. Lowery has more than 25 years of senior legislative, political, public affairs, and lobbying experience.