KEITH D. KITE - MANAGING PARTNER
Keith has more than 30 years of experience in the commercial real estate and construction industries. He has a strong background in real estate investments including ownership, asset management, development and acquisition. This experience allows him to provide expertise in structuring investment sales, financing and advisory services.
Keith began his career in 1978 with M.A. Kite Company. From the early 1980’s to 1990’s, Keith was President of the Kite Group of Companies, a nationwide industrial painting and cleaning contractor with operations throughout the United States and Canada. During that time, Keith guided the company from a regional concern to one of the top 10 largest firms nationally in its specialty.
In 2001, Keith founded Kite Properties, a real estate investment, development and management firm specializing in hospitality and retail properties. The personal experience Keith brings to Coldwell Banker Commercial assists him in every aspect of the sales process. From identifying and pre-qualifying buyers, to solving issues before they arise in the due diligence period, his insight and expertise in retail real estate delivers the resources necessary to guide buyers and sellers through complex transactions.
Keith attended the University of Florida Rinker School of Building Construction and holds a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management from Eastern Michigan University.
KOLLIN G. KITE - ASSOCIATE PARTNER
Kollin G. Kite is an Associate Partner of The Kite Team at Coldwell Banker Commercial. Kollin’s focus is on the sale, leasing and management of retail, office and healthcare properties throughout Florida. Exclusively representing and servicing retail real estate landlords, owners and investors provides his clients the consistency needed to add value and deliver exemplary service. In 2018, Kollin received the 3 under 30 Award from Coldwell Banker Commercial, which recognizes three young commercial real estate professionals who are making strides in the industry by understanding the importance of building strong customer and community relationships.
Kollin helped found The Kite Team in 2015 and completed over 15 Transactions his first year. He is an Institute Candidate of CCIM and an active member of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC). Kollin received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Colorado Boulder – Leeds School of Business. As a young and hungry professional, Kollin provides the expertise, integrity and excellence required for your real estate needs.
AMELIA SMITH - MARKETING COORDINATOR
Amelia joined The Kite Team as Marketing Coordinator in November 2018. With over 20 years of graphic design and marketing experience, she brings a wide range of skills to the team. She earned her Bachelor's Degree in Marketing from Georgia State University and went to Full Sail University to obtain her Masters of Fine Arts Degree in Media Design.
Amelia was born in Atlanta and moved to Vero Beach in August 2018 to be closer to her mom and stepdad. In her downtime, Amelia enjoys spending time with her children, Gracyn (8) and Noah (5).
She loves trying new restaurants, traveling, attending local events and concerts, and participating with her children in local beach cleanup events.
BARBARA D. HERRICK - ADMINISTRATOR