Founder and CEO
Steven Levin is a 36-year veteran of the real estate industry with experience in investment, management, and financing of commercial real estate.
Prior to the formation of Centennial in 1997, Mr. Levin served as executive vice president of Patriot American Corp., a real estate investment, and management company. From 1987 through 1994, Mr. Levin was the founder and chief executive officer of Hampton Real Estate Group, Inc., a national real estate investment, asset management, and property management company with a portfolio of commercial properties in excess of $500 million.
In 1982, Mr. Levin co-founded The Levin Companies, Inc., a Texas-based real estate investment, and property management company. Prior to that, Mr. Levin held the positions of CFO, and subsequently President, of a women’s apparel retailer with 60 stores located in malls and community shopping centers throughout Texas and the Southwest.
Mr. Levin graduated from the University of Southern California with a bachelor of science degree in business administration. He has been a licensed certified public accountant for 30 years. Mr. Levin is a member of the International Council of Shopping Centers and is a member of the Urban Land Institute where he served previously on the Urban Development/Mixed-Use Council.