Business and lifestyle consultant, as well as Amazon #1 bestselling author, Stephen D. Rodgers sees himself as a "leader helping others discover, develop, and maximize their highest good and purpose in business and in life." This admirable philosophy reverberates throughout all his endeavors. Whether dealing with a first-time entrepreneur or a long-established business powerhouse, Steve lives by the same personal code: help individuals and companies unlock their full potential.
Steve's knack for bringing out the best in others has left an indelible mark. A passion for nurturing success always has been Steve's hallmark. While he was CEO/President of San Diego's Real Living Lifestyles Real Estate franchise, his inspiration helped ignite the company's phenomenal growth. Steve also served as President and CEO of Prudential California Realty. A division of Berkshire Hathaway affiliate HomeServices America, Prudential California had generated over $25 billion in sales at its peak. Steve was a major force guiding the company and its 4,600 agents to this milestone.
Steve started his journey with Berkshire Hathaway as a branch manager, rising to the COO and then CEO in just a matter of 10 years. During this period, he was in various meetings, events and social gatherings with Warren Buffett and the numerous associates and high-caliber leaders that form his inner circle.
Along with inspiring others, Steve gives back to both the business and civic communities. He has served on several National Association of Realtors committees, as well as the boards of various title, escrow, and mortgage companies. On the civic side, Steve contributes year-round to schools, charities, community events, and many other worthy causes.
Steve is happily married with two grown children and several grandchildren. Along with a robust family life, he enjoys a wide range of interests such as traveling, boating, yoga, Kung fu, the arts, films, biking, skydiving, and whitewater rafting.