Jeff began his career as a CPA/JD specializing in real estate transactions. He worked in the real estate auction business where he marketed and sold virtually every type of real estate, from a small vacant lot to developer closeouts to shopping centers and industrial properties. When the Internet boom hit, Jeff helped took his skills online and co-founded bid4real, a venture-backed startup that created real estate auction technologies licensed by the Chicago Tribune, among others. Jeff also served as the VP of Business Development at online new homes brokerage iNest, which he helped sell to LendingTree in 2004 and subsequently held executive positions at LendingTree where he collaborated on real estate initiatives with companies such as Trulia, Zillow, CitySearch, ServiceMagic, Yahoo! and Google. Jeff was the first VP Sales at Matterport, the immersive media pioneer that delivers an end-to-end system for creating, modifying, distributing, and navigating immersive 3D and virtual reality (VR) versions of real-world spaces on web and mobile devices. Most recently, Jeff was VP of Business Development at TRIBUS, a real estate brokerage platform software company.
When not rezora-ing, Jeff enjoys cooking, being a coffee nerd, hanging out at 3d wave coffee shops, seeing live Chicago blues, exercising and reading. And sleeping.