Meet Your Team
70+ Years – 3 Generations of Tried and True Experience
What We Do
The BRICS Contracting Team
BRICS Contracting team led by Stephen Smith Sr. has 70+ years and 3 generations of tried and true experience. Before any commercial or industrial project begins the BRICS team will meet with you to analyze your project, by the culmination of the first meeting the BRICS team will be thinking of value engineering, and how to get the maximum value within the constraints of your budget, schedule, environmental concerns, or any of the other myriad variables that may come into play.
Stephen David Smith Sr.
President & Managing Director of BRICS Contracting.
Since founding his building & development company in 1986, he has directed the new construction and rehabilitation of many residential units, including both affordable and luxury housing, student housing, hotels, senior living, health care facilities, and countless square feet of commercial retail, office, and institutional space.
With over 40 years of hands-on construction experience, Mr. Smith handles the role of President in both the field and project management sides of BRICS Contracting’s business. With a strong background in business management, estimating, and project management, Mr. Smith fosters a corporate culture where BRICS employees play key roles in a team atmosphere which ultimately determines success. Leadership is a key element in our company’s focus and function and the hands-on leadership Mr. Smith provides is evidenced by his daily involvement in activities at the office and our job sites.
Mr. Smith also manages directing pre-construction processes with Vice President Julio Gonzales and the BRICS teams for all deliverable types from concept to guarantee maximum price estimates, lump sum bids and design build projects. He also conducts internal audits/peer reviews for projects to facilitate risk mitigation.
Stephen David Smith Jr.
Jr. VP and Chief Real Estate Officer for BRICS Contracting
A member of Fine Properties Residential, Commercial, & Luxury Divisions since 2015, Stephen has over a decade of experience in the Real Estate, Construction, & Development fields.
Mr. Smith, was named Jr. VP and Chief Real Estate Officer for BRICS Contracting, and is a key part of BRICS vertically integrated Real Estate operating platform. Mr. Smith is responsible for overseeing the BRICS acquisition and development team that executes the underwriting, due diligence, entitlement, lease negotiation, and capitalization of BRICS acquisition and development deals.
Mr. Smith is devoted to serving the needs of clients throughout Central & Southern Florida, his professional associations and partnerships give him a global reach & access to a database of over 950,000 vetted buyers for Real Estate marketing platforms.
Stephen’s personality and style blend exceptionally well with his perseverance and work-ethic that have earned him a reputation as one of the most trusted and admired real estate professionals in his area. Having earned the esteem and admiration of his associates, Stephen has built an incredible network of fellow agents, which truly shines when Stephens’s clients need results.