Lyle B. Stern, President
Lyle Stern is the President of Koniver Stern Group, a dominant retail leasing and consulting company based in Miami Beach, Florida. Mr. Stern is a more than twenty-year veteran of the real estate leasing profession. Koniver Stern is best known locally for its leading role in developing the upper moderate retail category in South Beach by way of its recruitment of Banana Republic, Kenneth Cole, Benetton, Starbuck’s Coffee Company, Guess? Jeans, Limited Express, Victoria’s Secret, Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, bebe, J. Crew, Ghirardelli Chocolate Company and most recently H & M. However, its true focus is the national, regional and local representation of both retail tenants and developers. Koniver Stern was responsible for bringing such world-renowned restaurants as Emeril Lagasse, Mr. Chow and recently Milos, to Miami Beach.
Lyle is frequently asked to speak about commercial real estate and is often quoted in newspapers and trade publications. He has been a member of Ocean Drive Magazine’s “Power List”. Lyle is very involved in the real estate community and Miami Beach. His community involvement has included President-Commercial Real Estate Association of Miami and the Beaches; Member- International Council of Shopping Centers; Past President-Police Athletic League; Board of Directors-Miami Beach Jewish Community Center; Board of Directors-Fraternal Order of Police Associates (FOPA); President-Children’s Craniofacial Association; Pillars Member-Miami Beach Chamber of Commerce; Founder-“Oliver’s Fund” (in support of children that are deaf/hard of hearing at the University of Miami Debbie School); Board of Directors-Miami Beach Taxpayers Association; Committee Member-Miami Children’s Hospital Foundation. He lives in Miami Beach with his wife, United States District Court Judge Beth Bloom and their three children.