Martin Shrader specializes in tax and financial consulting for our real estate projects. Prior to StrongBox Commercial , Martin joined the Kite Companies, as the CFO and Treasurer of their vertically integrated construction and development platform. From 1996 through 1999, Martin was responsible for the entire accounting, tax, and finance structures while reporting to the Board of Directors.
Martin soon became a member of the Board of Directors as well. This time frame showed expansive growth of the Kite Companies, which would eventually evolve into the publicly traded Kite Realty Group Trust. While at Kite, Martin was responsible for over $150 million of debt and equity transactions. Upon leaving the Kite Companies at the end of 1999, Martin joined David DeWitt to form DeWitt & Shrader, P.C. and Forsite Properties, LLC.
Originally from Cincinnati, Ohio, Martin attended Franklin College of Indiana. He began his career in commercial real estate as an asset management accountant with the Mansur Group in Indianapolis and was responsible for the daily accounting functions and staff of a $150 million dollar commercial real estate portfolio. He was instrumental in helping clients with tax and financial consulting and the development of affordable housing using various tax incentive programs. During the period of 2000 – 2005, Martin spearheaded the development of over $40 million dollars worth of affordable housing assets.