Founder / CEO
Accelerated Marketing Group
Builder Marketing Services, LLC
Ken Stevens is the founder and chief executive officer of Accelerated Marketing Group - Builder Marketing Services, LLC (AMG), a national, full-service real estate marketing firm specializing in conventional and accelerated marketing campaigns.
Stevens spearheads the development and implementation of conventional and accelerated marketing and sales programs throughout the west coast. His team offers comprehensive market research and analysis, as well as strategically designed and efficiently implemented campaigns. In 2008 alone, Stevens and AMG were actively engaged in auction marketing campaigns in major cities, including Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Jacksonville, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Orlando, Phoenix, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, Washington DC, and West Palm Beach.
Prior to founding AMG, Stevens was a principal and member of the board of Kennedy Wilson International, one of the largest real estate auction marketing firms in the world, from 1987 to 1996. During his tenure at Kennedy Wilson, Stevens established offices in Northern California, Australia, U.K. and Hong Kong and oversaw marketing for all residential and commercial sales programs. He was an instrumental player in Kennedy Wilson’s growth and in taking the company public in 1992.
Stevens also founded Matken Pacific Development, a company specializing in custom home building, land acquisition and entitlement. At Matken, Stevens worked with some of the country’s top publicly traded home builders, including Standard Pacific and KB Homes.
A real estate marketing expert with more than 30 years of experience, Stevens is frequently called upon as an expert source by media outlets such as the San Francisco Chronicle, Los Angeles Times, San Diego Union-Tribune, Contra Costa Times, KRON-TV, CBS affiliates, and more.
An Australia native, Stevens received a Bachelor of Economics degree, with a concentration on marketing and economic statistics, from Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. He currently resides in California.
Founder / CEO,
Jon Gollinger is the founder and CEO of Accelerated Marketing Partners, LLC. With over 35 years of experience in conventional and accelerated real estate marketing, Gollinger is a leading marketing expert and real estate consultant in the northeast and is focusing on AMP's expansion in major metropolitan markets like Boston, New York, Washington, D.C., Atlanta and throughout Florida.
Founder of Boston-based The Collaborative Companies, Gollinger formed a partnership in 1990 with Kennedy Wilson, Inc., where he served as east coast CEO and oversaw the sale of $4 billion of residential real estate throughout the U.S. using a combination of accelerated and conventional marketing techniques. Building on this success, Kennedy Wilson became the first auction marketing company to go public in 1992.
Gollinger has worked with many of the country's preeminent names in real estate and finance, including The Related Companies, Jones Lang LaSalle, Trammell Crow, Citibank, Lehman Brothers and The Pritzker Family, to design successful consulting, marketing and sales strategies.
He received a Bachelor of Arts in psychology from Northeastern University in Boston and currently serves on the university's advisory board.